Ireland's National Voluntary Organisation for and of family carers in the home.
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Press Releases issued by The Carers Association. 21st November 2014 Statement by The Carers Association for the urgent overhaul of the application and review process for Disability and Carers Allowance 12th November 2014 Ireland's Carer of the Year and Young Carer of the Year 2014 Announced 22nd... [read more]
The Carers Association has launched its first Calendar featuring family carers from across Ireland. The calendar, for 2015, will be on sale throughout The Carers Association’s Resource Centres nationwide at €5 and all proceeds will go towards supporting family carers. Calendars can also... [read more]
The Carers Association has partnered with Healthwave to cut prescription costs in half for family carers which will see costly prescription bills greatly reduced for Ireland’s 187,000 family carers and those they care for. Healthwave is a new Dublin headquartered pharmacy founded to... [read more]
Twenty one Family Carers from across Ireland attended our Carers of the Year Awards on Wednesday 12th November. Madeleine Morrissey (69) from Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford was announced Ireland's Carer of the Year and Jamie Mooney (17), Shankill, Co. Dublin as Ireland's Young Carer of the Year 2014. They... [read more]