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Easter Raffle Winners

Published 16/07/2020


Thank you all for your patience during the last number of months and for your understanding that due to the COVID-19 crisis we were not in a position to hold the Easter Raffle. Today, we were finally able to do the draw and we list below the lucky winners.

We wish the winners well and trust they will have a happy time spending their winnings. It certainly brightened up their day when we told them earlier. Thanks again to all those who entered as all proceeds from the raffle will help us to continue to provide much needed services to older people over the coming months.

1st Prize - €1500 - S.Hannon, Dublin

2nd Prize - €1000 - M.White, Galway

3rd Prize - €500 - A. Landy, Cork

Sellers Prize - €100 - R.Flynn, Roscommon


Concerns about Proposed Amendments to the Fair Deal Scheme in Relation to Rental Income

(10 May 2022) Age Action will address the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage on Planning: on the Provision of housing for older people, including Fair Deal on 10 May, where they will advocate for a package of safeguarding measures to be put in place to protect older people living in nursing homes as well as reforms to allow 100% of rental income on the person's primary residence to be disregarded by the HSE under the Nursing Home Support Scheme (Fair Deal).