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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|

Heritage Week 2016

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This years Heritage week event was a wonderful success, with almost 130 people from the community attending the Health & Wellness Centre to view the movie “Older than Ireland”.

Feedback from attendees was glowing all round with everyone expressing their enjoyment of the event.

Attendees enjoying the Movie in the Health & Wellness Centre

Attendees enjoying the Movie in the Health & Wellness Centre

August 30th, 2016|

Of Pleasant Days Gone By

Our book ‘Of Pleasant Days Gone By‘ is a selection of memories and musings, contributed by guests at the Health & Wellness Centre, Carrigoran. Compiled by Brigid Liddy Of Pleasant Days Gone Byit recalls life in 20th Century Ireland – before rural electrification, before running water in homes and before most families even had a car! The stories are both happy and sad – but all are true experiences. The book has held the No.1 Bestseller spot in Paperback Non-Fiction for several weeks now.
Reviews by respected author and journalist Cormac Mac Connell can be read on the Irish Examiner website www.irishexaminer.com , the ‘Irish Voice’ American website www.irishvoice.com , as well as www.irishcentral.com.
Books can be ordered directly from the Health & Wellness Centre, Carrigoran House, Newmarket on Fergus, Co.Clare for €15 p&p inclusive to Irish addresses or for $20 for addresses within Europe / USA.

July 8th, 2016|

Coffee morning and Art exhibition 28th-30th June

Really looking forward to hosting our coffee morning and Art exhibition here at the centre next week! Some lovely pieces will be on sale! The exhibition is open to all & we’d love to welcome you & your family and friends between 11:30 – 13:00 on Tuesday 28th, Wednesday 29th, and Thurs 30th June.

June 23rd, 2016|

Clare Age Expo 2016

April 18th, 2016|

Clare Age Expo 2016 Programme, April 15th & 16th ,Health & Wellness Centre

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

To view full programme see link 

Clare Age Expo 2016 Programme

April 12th, 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|

Best Health Care Centre Award 2016

Irish Health Care Awards 2016

The Health & Wellness Centre, won ‘Best Health Care Centre‘ category

Mary-Picture-4-003   Dr Sean Higgins,Kay Counihan,Sr Brenda Williams,Valerie Vaughan ,Mary Moynihan,Pat Donnellan,Mary O, Dowd, & Marty Whelan  

March 14th, 2016|

Clare Age Expo 2016,Programme Saturday April 16th

 

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Clare Age Expo 2016 Saturday April 16th
Programme
No booking required

March 3rd, 2016|