Author: Siobhan Grant

A huge thank you to Patrick and Fran O'Leary for organising what will be a night of dance, music and fun in The Parkview Hotel, Newtownmountkennedy.Dancing starts at 8.30pm with music provided will be courtesy of Jimmy Hogan and Lar.  Supported by AIB Bray all...

National Volunteering Week 2019 – why not volunteer with a difference – at Saint Joseph’s Shankill?Would you like to volunteer with Saint Joseph’s Shankill, the only care home in Ireland dedicated solely to dementia care? We are looking for volunteers to join our amazing team...

Living well with Dementia and Saint Joseph’s Shankill, present an ‘Afternoon of Song’ on Sunday7th of April at 3.00pm in Foxrock Church, Kill Lane, Foxrock, Co Dublin This concert is not only in aid of, but will also showcase the repertoire of the Living Well...

We need YOU to help us ensure that people living with dementia know they still matterWe are looking for volunteers to join our team and make moments matter for the people in our care.What does it involve?It could be cycling our TrioBike, or becoming...

An Afternoon Tea Party was held on Saturday 26th of January  celebrating the wonderful ‘Tea House Project’ that was undertaken by the Fairland Collective supported by Bealtaine Festival at Saint Joseph’s Shankill.  The people living with dementia in our care took part in group workshops over...

Saint Joseph’s Shankill Celebrates Excellence in Dementia Care Award On Wednesday, 28th November, Saint Joseph’s Shankill welcomed families, staff, volunteers and supporters to celebrate the extraordinary accolade of being recognised as the 2018 Nursing Home Ireland; Excellence in Dementia Care Award. Elaine Byrne Services Manager at Saint...

The Nursing Homes Ireland Care Awards are the premier national celebration of the outstanding care being provided by nursing homes in communities across Ireland.The prestigious event honours and recognises exceptional care being provided to thousands of nursing home residents across the country.They are the 'Oscars'...

A huge thank you to all involved in the 2018 Irish Fashion Collective in aid of Saint Joseph’s Shankill, in Conrad Dublin on Friday 2nd November 2018. Building on the hugely successful events of 2016 & 2017 and on foot of winning the Best Fundraising initiative...