Author: Siobhan Grant

On Friday 26th of March was a day filled with tears as we honoured Norma in a very emotional (socially distanced) ceremony to celebrate her retirement. She was overwhelmed by such lovely messages from so many families and friends and was totally blown away by the...

Saint Joseph’s Shankill is proud to be an Investing in Volunteers (IiV) achiever, having been awarded the quality standard in 2021 for the first time. It shows that we value our volunteers and demonstrates our commitment to volunteering within the organisation. Nicola Yau, Volunteer and Community...

Saint Joseph’s Shankill was delighted to be invited to take part in a Virgin Media One documentary called 'We need to talk about dementia' which aired at 8pm Sunday 28th March. The programme followed the presenter Martin King’s personal story of his mother’s experience with living...

Award winning designers Don O’Neill and Paul Costelloe headlined the fourth Irish Fashion Collective show presented in association with Sherry Fitzgerald, which took place in City Hall, Dame Street, Dublin 2 on Friday 6th March 2020. Organised in aid of Saint Josephs Shankill, both Don and...

Local Shankill photographer, Deryck Tormey, realised at the beginning of the Covid 19 pandemic that for many, many people all over Ireland the lockdown would mean cancelling or postponing their special occasions. Occasions like weddings, communion and confirmation days, big birthdays and anniversaries, have been...

Our sister companies; SJOG Community Services, who, with the deepest regret announced they were to serve 12 months’ notice to Terminate their Services Arrangement with the HSE and transfer responsibility for the entirety of their service provision to the HSE due to the chronic underfunding...

Thank you to all those who attended the serial swabbing – 94 in total which was best turn out yet.  All results showed ‘Not Detected’! New Temperature Checking; we have new automatic laser thermometer stations installed at the staff entrance for you at the start of...