E-government and older people in Ireland, North and South

This report entitled “E-government and older people in Ireland, North and South” finds that while the numbers of older people with access to and using the internet are increasing, the numbers remain low in comparison to other age groups.

The successful transition to e-government is dependent on citizens having access to the necessary infrastructure (computer and internet connection) and possessing the information and communication technology (ICT) skills to enable them to access public services online as and when they need them. The report focuses on the impact on older citizens of the move to deliver more and more public services online (e-government) on the island of Ireland. Read more: CARDI

About Toni Bunting

Toni joined Ireland’s longest established telecare company, TASK Community Care in 2009, and is responsible for operations and business development in its Northern Ireland division. Having originally planned for a career in the legal profession, she gained her Bachelor of Laws degree in 2004, and subsequently completed the Legal Practice Course at the College of Law of England and Wales. Toni also holds a Master’s Degree in Management & Corporate Governance and has carried out various legal research/publications work for the Law Centre (NI) on a voluntary basis, with a focus on Community Care Law.
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