Welcome to Family Carers

You are the reason we are here. Looking after a loved one who needs care in the home is rewarding but often overwhelming. We warmly acknowledge your generosity of spirit, the unseen work that you do and the difficult journey you are sometimes required to undertake.

You are not alone. Caring for Carers Ireland is here to help and support you. We represent over 160,000 carers who look after family members or friends in their own home. We listen to your unmet needs, provide respite, services and training programme’s to assist you and advocate on your behalf with Government Departments, HSE and other organisations.

 


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Latest News

July 2, 2014

Cavan/Monaghan Update

Some photos from events held in Cavan/Monaghan during Carers Week in June

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July 1, 2014

BenefIT 4 Computer Training

Caring for Carers Ireland has been involved with the BenefIT 4 Programme since 2012.   The BenefIT Programme is an initiative of the Department of Communication Energy & Natural Resources where …

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Tulla Story Teller

Eimear's Drawing of Herself & Her Nana

Eimear’s Drawing of Herself & Her Nana

 

 

Second Place in the recent Children’s Art & Writing Competition went to Tulla, Co Clare Student, Eimear Culloo.

Eimear wrote a …

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