Caring for the Carers

If it’s one thing that really annoys and upsets me, it is in relation to people who care, the Carers of Ireland. I feel they are not being looked after at all. Everyone who is a Carer is always thinking of the person who they are caring for day and night and most carers I […]

HSE Charges

There are several types of HSE charges and that will depend on your circumstances and what service from the HSE you use. I have listed below the most common charges. Out-patient and Accident & Emergency Charges If you attend the out-patients department or A+E of a public hospital, you may be charged a standard fee […]

Domiciliary Care Allowance FAQ

What is Domiciliary Care Allowance? Domiciliary Care Allowance is a monthly payment of €309.50 per month by the Department of Social Protection to a Carer who proves that their child needs a greater degree of care in comparison to a child of a similar age. In recent times, this allowance is getting harder to get […]

Care Diary- By Dolores

What would you do if you won a holiday for two in some sunny beach away from the Irish weather? First thing that comes to my mind is, YES, that’s the best news, I deserve it, I need it, Yes….then I think… Who will look after my twins but also who will I ask to […]

School Years- By David

I started Secondary School in September 2009 and I have found all my school years excellent and the helpers could not have been nicer to me. I also found all the teachers extremely helpful and very nice. My favourite subjects were computers, Home Economics and I also did Office Admin. I also did I.T classes […]