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Fei Sheehy Challenge »

We are delighted to be one of the chosen charities for the upcoming Fei Sheehy Mountain Walking challenge which is taking place from 21st - 23rd August 2015.  Fei is the daughter of a hill walker. She was diagnosed with Osteosarcoma in 2011 and died in 2012 aged 8. Her dad took up hill... [read more]


CLASS Project »

Volunteering with The Carers Association – Carers Liaison and Support Service (CLASS) Project   Have you supported a Loved One, Relative, or Friend through a Mental Health Crisis? Ø  Are you a good listener? Ø  Can you give one hour a week? The Carers Association... [read more]


Carers of the Year Awards 2015 »

Throughout Ireland, Family Carers dedicate themselves to provising remarkable levels of care in the home to their loved ones. Once a year we can give them the acknowledgement they deserve through the Carers of the Year Awards. If you know a Family Carer or Young Carer (Age 18 and Under) whether a... [read more]


Latest News »

New National Organisation Of and For Family Carers - CEO Announcement Following a robust recruitment process supported by Hays Recruitment Consultants the boards of both Caring for Carers and the Carers Association are delighted to announce the appointment of John Dunne as CEO of the new National... [read more]


Carers Week Gallery 2015 »

If you have a photo from one of our Carers Week events please email it to Thank you!   The Annual Lord Mayor Civic and Community Awards were presented in City Hall, Cork by Lord Mayor Cllr. Mary Shields to groups in recognition for their outstanding contributions... [read more]