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Official launch of our enhanced Activity Room by Minister Pat Breen June 2018

At the official opening of the newly refurbished Activity Room in Carrigoran House to celebrate them being national award winners for their Social And Recreation programme as part of annual Nursing Homes Week. Photograph by John Kelly.

Pat Breen, Minister of State at the Department of Enterprise and Innovation cuts the tape at the official opening of the newly refurbished Activity Room in Carrigoran House to celebrate them being national award winners for their Social And Recreation programme as part of annual Nursing Homes Week. Included are from left; Sr Gerard, Lucy Egan, Valerie Vaughan CEO Carrigoran and Frances Bailey, volunteer.

 

Dining Room supervisor Maura Mc Cormack, right, teaching the art of baking to Pat Breen, Minister of State at the Department of Enterprise and Innovation, during the official opening of the newly refurbished Activity Room in Carrigoran House during annual Nursing Homes Week while celebrating them being national award winners for their Social And Recreation programme . Looking on are from left; Veronica Callinan, Paula Mc Carthy. Photograph by John Kelly.

 

Pat Breen, Minister of State at the Department of Enterprise and Innovation chats with Nancy Power at the official opening of the newly refurbished Activity Room in Carrigoran House as part of annual Nursing Homes Week while also celebrating their national award for their Social And Recreation programme.

Friends Frances Moroney and Colette Griffin chatting during the official opening of the newly refurbished Activity Room in Carrigoran House during annual Nursing Homes Week while celebrating a national award win for their Social And Recreation programme.

 

July 9th, 2018|

Winner of Day Centre of the Year 2018

Winner of Day Centre of the Year 2018!!!! Congratulations to Aodhnaid and all her team in our Health & Wellness Centre. Well deserved

March 13th, 2018|

Social & Recreational Programme (2017 Nursing Homes Ireland Excellence in Care Awards).

Our Activity Coordinators, Paula McCarthy and Veronica McCarthy accepted this award on behalf of Carrigoran House and its volunteers and support staff, Gina Dalton and Bernie Wolfe at the Annual NHI Excellence in Care Awards on November 16th. This is a wonderful achievement and we are so very proud to have all their efforts recognise.

 

 

February 28th, 2018|

NURSING HOME OF THE YEAR 2017

NURSING HOME OF THE YEAR 2017
Congratulations to all of our valued team in Carrigoran House Nursing Home for achieving Nursing Home of the Year 2017 at the Irish Healthcare Centre awards on March 10th in Dublin.
We are extremely proud of the individual effort put in by all of our staff across all departments that come together to provide our health care service. On the night our Health and Wellness Centre were also finalists for Day Centre of the Year and our Falls Prevention Programme for Healthcare Department Initiative of the Year

 

March 22nd, 2017|

Best Community Initiative Award

Congratulations to our colleague Mary O’Dowd who took home the “Best Community Initiative Award” held at the NHI Conference in November 2016, for her work on the Age Expo event held here at the Health & Wellness Centre, Carrigoran.
We are very proud of her and the wider team, who brought the Expo from concept to reality last April.

January 19th, 2017|

Clare Age Expo 2016

April 18th, 2016|

March 30th 2016 : Launch of Clare Age Expo 2016@ Health & Wellness Centre, Carrigoran House

March 30th 2016 : Launch of Clare Age Expo 2016@ Health & Wellness Centre, Carrigoran House

The organising committee pictured below at the launch of Clare Age Expo 2016, The organising committee, from left; Mary O Dowd, Health & Wellness Centre, Carrigoran House, Evelyn Henry, Older Persons Forum and Secretary, Older Peoples Council, Paul Ryan, Citizens Information Officer, Michael Neylon, co-ordinator Clare Age Friendly, Mary Moynihan, Activities Co-ordinator, Health & Wellness Centre Carrigoran House, Maria Molloy Chair, Implementation Team, Chair Age Friendly, Gerry Kelly, Chair, Alliance Board Clare Age Friendly, Claire Delaney, Community Services  for  Older People HSE Mid West and Fiacre Hensey, General Manager Clarecare, at the launch of Clare Age Expo 2016 which will takes place on Friday April 15th & Saturday April 16th,  in partnership with the Clare Age Friendly County Programme,  at the  award winning Health & Wellness Centre in Carrigoran, in New Market on Fergus. The 2 day event with free admission This 2 day event will showcase health & social services in Co. Clare. Key note speaker Dr Eamon O ‘Shea   from NUIG on  will address the conference on Friday April 15th and on Saturday, while events include a live  exercise & relaxation programme.  On both days, there will be a large exhibition of both voluntary & commercial services in Co Clare and routine health screening will be available. To celebrate there will be a tea dance on the Saturday afternoon.which will takes place on Friday April 15th and Saturday April 16th in partnership with the Clare Age Friendly County Programme, at the award winning Health & Wellness Centre in Carrigoran, in New Market on Fergus.
The 2 day event with free admission This 2 day event will showcase health & social services in Co. Clare. Key note speaker Dr Eamon O ‘Shea from NUIG on will address the conference on Friday April 15th and on Saturday, while events include a live exercise & relaxation programme. On both days, there will be a large exhibition of both voluntary & commercial services in Co Clare and routine health screening will be available. To celebrate there will be a tea dance on the Saturday afternoon.

Mary O Dowd, Health & Wellness Centre, Carrigoran House, Evelyn Henry, Older Persons Forum and Secretary, Older Peoples Council, Paul Ryan, Citizens Information Officer, Michael Neylon, co-ordinator Clare Age Friendly, Mary Moynihan, Activities Co-ordinator, Health & Wellness Centre Carrigoran House, Maria Molloy Chair, Implementation Team, Chair Age Friendly, Gerry Kelly, Chair, Alliance Board Clare Age Friendly, Claire Delaney, Community Services for Older People HSE Mid West and Fiacre Hensey, General Manager Clarecare

April 5th, 2016|