Family Carers Ireland offers an internationally recognised ISO 9001 quality standard of home care services. We can support Family Carers and their loved one through a range of services, from a companionship service to services that support ‘self-care’ such as help with ADL (Activities of Daily Living), bathing, dressing, personal hygiene, etc., and IADL (Instrumental Activities of Daily Living), e.g., housework, preparing, meals, shopping etc. Our services also cover high-level care needs such as stoma care, peg feeding, diabetes care, hoists, etc., as well as palliative care services.
All of our home care workers have received a full QQI Level 5 Award in Healthcare Support. These modules cover all aspects of care and support required to assist Family Carers with their caring role. Patient Moving and Handling is a requirement for all home care workers and our staff are trained and refreshed on this course regularly.
Family Carers Ireland staff are also trained to assist Family Carers to access up-to-date information on Rights and Entitlements. Family Carers Ireland is fully insured, and all staff are Garda vetted prior to commencing work with us. Our staff members are well equipped to deal with any situation that may arise in a sensitive and competent manner.
We pride ourselves on being able to offer high-quality service with dependable, professional and caring staff. Our services are continuously monitored, and staff training regularly updated.
Family Carers Ireland’s home care services are integrated with our family carer supports and services, and can offer a unique suite of services to recipients of care and to their families. Our goal is to ensure that all Family Carers have peace of mind and are fully confident in the services we provide to their loved ones.
Family Carers Ireland is a HSE preferred provider of home care packages. We also offer private and other funded home care services.