Hourglass (formerly Action on Elder Abuse Northern Ireland)

Hourglass (formerly Action on Elder Abuse Northern Ireland)

PO Box 216
Newry
BT35 5DH
United Kingdom

Opening Hours

9am to 5pm

Monday to Friday

Elder Abuse Response Helpline: 080 8808 8141

Hourglass Northern Ireland is the only charity in Northern Ireland working exclusively to protect, and prevent the abuse of, older people. We seek a society which values older people, and where they can live free from abuse.

We work to:

raise awareness of all forms of abuse affecting older people including physical, emotional and sexual abuse, financial abuse and neglect

support those at risk or currently experiencing abuse through our Freephone confidential Elder Abuse Repsonse Helpline 080 8808 8141

provide advice and guidance to anyone concerned about elder abuse including care staff, volunteers, family members and older people themselves

campaign for the best support and prevention framework

Hourglass (formerly Action on Elder Abuse Northern Ireland)'s Services

Helpline for people experiencing or concerned about harm, abuse or exploitation of older people

Hourglass (formerly Action on Elder Abuse Northern Ireland)

Newry, BT35 5DH

COVID-19 Service

Hourglass (formerly Action on Elder Abuse Northern Ireland)'s Content

Event
Conference

Hourglass (formerly Action on Elder Abuse Northern Ireland)

This 1 day conference will explore how we work with older victims of abuse to ensure we hear and learn from their experiences to improve prevention, protection and prosecution.
Dates:
28 February 2019
Newtownabbey
Northern Ireland's only dedicated elder abuse helpline goes live.
News

Hourglass (formerly Action on Elder Abuse Northern Ireland)

For older people who are concerned about or experiencing abuse, help is now just a phone call away.

More Information

Type of Organisation

VCSE

Team

  • Veronica Gray
  • Tara Smyth