Corporate Christmas Appeal

  • A donation of €5,000 could pay for:

    ● One week’s residential respite for a family in crisis;

    ● 200 hours of in-home respite spread over 10 weeks for 2 families in crisis;

    ● 3 psychological assessments for children with autism/on a waiting list for vital supports for more than 1 year;

    ● An 8-week course of counselling for 10 family carers who have reached burnout;

    ● Practical skills workshops (e.g. patient moving and handling) for 200 family carers

    ● Training for 40 family carers in:

    • caring with confidence or

    • coping with challenging behaviours or

    • dealing with progressive, life-limiting conditions.

  • A donation of €10,000 could pay for:

    ● 1 sensory space bed for a child with intellectual disability or an adult with dementia, providing a safe place for the cared-for person and huge peace of mind for their family carer;

    ● 1 therapeutic assisted height adjustable bath, with sensory tools to reduce stress for both the cared-for-person and the family carer;

    ● One-to-one Crisis Intervention Clinics for 100 family carers

    ● A course of behavioural therapy sessions for 4 children/adults with intellectual disability exhibiting challenging behaviours (which have become more prevalent during the pandemic when services shut down).

  • A donation of €25,000 could pay for:

    ● Medical equipment that assists the family carer in their role at home, e.g. electrical ceiling hoists; customised mobility solutions; housing adaptations such as accessible bathroom renovations;

    ● 1 x wheelchair accessible vehicle;

    ● Bespoke 12-week well-being support programme for 100 family carers in crisis.


Thank you for helping us to ensure that no-one has to care alone.