The number of Housing Adaptation Grants handed out by the Government has fallen by 45 per cent since 2010, according to new figures. File photograph: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg

The number of Housing Adaptation Grants handed out by the Government has fallen by 45 per cent and the amount of money reserved for the grants has dec(...)

Candidates who agree to advocate for the alliance’s agenda will be profiled on websites of the campaign groups

The next government needs a cabinet minister for older people to deal with problems posed by an ageing population, advocacy groups have said. Launchi(...)

Most travel insurance policies do not cover smartphones. This means that if you lose or damage your phone, or if it is stolen, you won’t be entitled to any compensation. Photograph: Brent Lewin/Bloomberg

Over the next eight weeks or so, thousands of people all over the country will be fleeing in search of some much-needed sunshine and relaxation. For m(...)

Christmas cheer-up: Dustin The Turkey lent his support to Age Action this year, along with Christmas FM. Photograph: David Sleator

Tucked away in a corner of the Ballsbridge Hotel in Dublin, an avid band of merry broadcasters is hard at work filling Ireland’s airwaves with yuletid(...)