Patricia Kelly, a senior resident living with us at Millrace Nursing Home, used to keep chickens before moving to Millrace, and being able to continue this interest at her new home-from-home gives Patricia such focus, independence and sense of well-being. Patricia loves her time outdoors every day, feeding and caring for the chickens – […]
Millhouse Care Centre, New Ross, recently celebrated 10 years of caring for older people in Wexford. Tracy Phillips, Director of Nursing at Millhouse, thanked all her staff for their hard work, compassion and the care they give to residents each and every day at Millhouse. Photographed at the Millhouse 10 year Garden Party is resident […]
A competition for residents, relatives, visitors and staff was recently hosted by Cloverlodge Nursing Home to ‘name our corridors’. It was fitting that the entire Cloverlodge community would be invited to take part, and that our residents would be involved in naming key areas of their home-from-home. Thinking caps were donned, heads were scratched […]
Meaningful activities that reflect the preferences of our residents. At Kilmainhamwood Nursing Home we work hard to ensure that our residents retain their independence, and we provide a varied diary of events and activities to help them do this, activities that residents enjoyed prior to moving to Kilmainhamwood. Travel/excursions is something the majority of our […]
Activities that take our residents outdoors are always particularly pleasurable, especially when those activities link our residents with their former hobbies and interests, including gardening. As many of our Adare and District Nursing Home residents love to garden, or just sit and look at the flowers growing outside, the care team wanted to add colour […]
The Alzheimer Society of Ireland are hosting a Dementia Information Evening at Kilrush Nursing Home on Wednesday October 19th at 7.30pm. This is a must attend event for anyone in the community caring for someone with dementia. It’s a great opportunity to gain an understanding of dementia, communication skills, responding to changes in behaviour and […]
– Every Friday and Saturday afternoon our Ballincollig Community Nursing Unit residents love to gather together in the ‘movie theatre’ for special movie screenings – they relish the classic black and whites. One of our staff nurses and our activities co-ordinator surveyed the residents as to their preferred activities, and watching movies came out as […]
Our affectionate little Ted has been such an uplifting character in Sancta Maria since he moved in – uplifting for our residents and the entire care team. Ted is a sweet little guy, all he wants is to spread the love, and in return he is patted and cuddled, and patted and cuddled, all the […]
– As well as looking after every care need of our residents, we endeavor to provide as wide a range of daily activities as possible to cater for their social and therapeutic needs and interests – we are always guided by their freedom to choose. Our weekly creative flower arranging sessions were such a big […]
Celebrating all that is positive about growing older, and the contribution of older people in society, we organised some fun activities for our residents to mark the 14th annual Positive Ageing Week, themed “Celebrating Ageing in Your Community”. From Sept 27th to the 29th we invited volunteers from the community to visit our home and […]
Saturday, 17th September will definitely be a day to remember in the Park Nursing Home. Limerick Vintage Car Club arrived during what turned out to be a beautiful afternoon to a joyous welcome by residents, families members and the nursing home care team. The reaction of the residents was pure joy. Adding to the […]
Willie Fitzharris, Vice Chairperson of New Ross Municipal District officially opened the New Memory Care Unit at Millhouse Care Centre New Ross Memory Care Centre Opened 12th July 2016 The Memory Care Unit is a specialist facility catering for those with Dementia and memory loss. The Mowlam Memory Care Programme is designed to ease the […]
Residents and staff enjoyed a fun-filled day when the Nore Valley team came to visit. There were some lovely close-up moments for the residents with their cuddly new friends.
Every year Swords Nursing Home hosts a special candle-lit lunch for our married residents, to celebrate Valentine’s Day with their loved ones, and this year was no different.
Residents and staff of Swords Nursing Home enjoyed another great day out at Fairyhouse Racecourse, aided by some lovely weather.
This year Taoiseach Enda Kenny expects 388 people will celebrate their 100th birthday in Ireland. Each of the Centenarians will receive a gift and congratulatory letter directly from President Higgins.
Mowlam has taken over the management of Millhouse Care Centre, New Ross, Co Wexford. This secures over 40 jobs with an additional 20 jobs planned in the coming months as occupancy increases.