Our Mission

To promote and protect the rights, freedom and dignity of older people and adults who may be vulnerable through the development of support and advocacy services to address individual and systemic issues

Sage provides information and advice on how to access independent support and advocacy services

1850 71 94 00

8am to 10pm daily

Where urgent support is needed Sage Representatives can be available nationwide within 48 hours

Support & Advocacy

Sage provides support and advocacy services to older people wherever ageing poses a challenge.

Quality Standards for Advocacy

Identifying essential elements that need to be in place to ensure consistent, quality approach to support & advocacy work with older people.

Volunteer with Sage

Sage Representatives can work in a variety of care settings and in a number of roles; as Advocates, Support Persons and Facilitators.

Latest from Sage

  • 26th May 2017
    HIQA Overview 2016
    HIQA Overview of 2016 includes sections on Older People, Disability Services and Healthcare and illustrates examples of good practice and poor practice…
  • 26th May 2017
    Sage identifies key issues for Citizens’ Assembly
    Responding to the Challenges and Opportunities of an Ageing Population Sage very much welcomes the opportunity to make a submission to the Citizens Assembly…
  • 26th May 2017
    Older People Need a Better Deal
    The proportion of people aged 65 and over is growing rapidly here in Ireland. Currently amounting to 12 per cent of the total population, this figure will…

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