STROKESTOWN TOWN TEAM would like to promote the following, introduced to help during these difficult times ...
Age Action has launched a COVID-19 Hardship Fund in conjunction with the Irish Red Cross to respond to the immediate needs of older people in vulnerable situations across Ireland experiencing additional hardship as a result of the COVID-19 health crisis.
Age Action and the Irish Red Cross has raised funds to provide additional assistance to older and vulnerable people around Ireland who are experiencing hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic by making once-off grants, up to a maximum of €500, per person/household affected.
Who Can Apply: Older people in need of assistance, family members supporting an older person and carers of older people, social workers and local voluntary organisations or community groups providing direct assistance to individuals within this target group.
More information is available here: www.ageaction.ie/how-we-can-help/age-action-and-irish-red-cross-covid-19-hardship-fund?fbclid=IwAR1wPCBUzYwTibZWY4UUunRcOgABTKAqRi-6OWvgrf2QdGnpGEoJ2r2dmYc