Good Morning Louth
Good-quality information and advice are vital in promoting the independence involvement and interests of older people. Good Morning Louth is a free telephone and advice service to people aged 65+ living in County Louth and bordering areas of Monaghan. Older people who sign up to GML receive regular telephone calls at agreed days and times by trained and vetted volunteers, drawn from the local community.
The main aim of Good Morning Louth is to talk with older people and check they are safe and well in their own home and in so doing reduce feelings of loneliness, fear and isolation. In addition, the service provides quality up to date information on relevant services in the community. Good Morning Louth is staffed by a dedicated team of volunteers who have been Garda vetted and are fully trained to offer a professional service, supported by the latest computer technology. Good Morning Louth has a system in place to alert others if a call is not answered, thus providing the older person and their families with peace of mind.