As part of their pre-budget submission, the Alzheimer Society of Ireland requested that we contact our local TDs to raise the issue of the state of Dementia home- and community-based care in Ireland. Roisin Shortall TD raised these issues in the Dail yesterday. Her response to our letter is included below and the relevant portion [...]
Thanks to everyone who came along to the Alzheimer Cafe Leixlip on September 14th. It was great to see more new faces, and our Cafe regulars. We hope you all enjoyed the evening. Our speaker on the night was Frank O'Rourke, Fianna Fail TD for Kildare North. Frank talked to us about the supports and [...]
We had a great evening at our Summer Social in August 2016 despite the weather. Check out our gallery for photos of the night. Thanks to everyone who provided the entertainment, the refreshments and the raffle prizes, and thanks to all our cafe members for joining in the fun on the night!