Human Rights Organisation calls on Department of Justice to implement Ombudsman findings on Magdalene Redress Scheme
The Irish Council for Civil Liberties (ICCL), Justice for Magdalenes Research (JFMR), Sage Support and Advocacy Service (SAGE) and the National Women’s Council of Ireland (NWCI) have strongly welcomed today’s report by Ombudsman Peter Tyndall which finds that the Department of Justice has ‘maladaministered’ the Magdalene restorative justice scheme.
We need to face up to the reality of this situation. Financial abuse can happen anyone, writes Eileen O’Callaghan.
On 4th October Sage appeared before the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Health along with the National Safeguarding Committee and the HSE.
The Charities Regulator today published a comprehensive set of fundraising guidelines for charities, which aim to enable trustees to protect their charities’ reputations and boost public trust and confidence in their organisations
Tullamore- Sage Workshop: ADM (Capacity) Act 2015 ‘Supporting You to Support Others’, 26th September 2017
Time: 2.00pm – 4.30pm
Location: Lecture Theatre 1, Scott Building, Midlands Regional Hospital Tullamore, Arden Road, Tullamore, Co. Offaly
Discrimination in acute hospitals against older people needs to be robustly challenged says Mervyn Taylor, Manager of Sage the support and advocacy service for vulnerable adults and older people.