Entries by Anne Ryder

Family carers must be considered frontline workers in roll-out of vaccine

Pictured:  Mary Doran, Tipp carer of the year 2019 and carer for Mum Leishe 95% of older people live in private households Following reports that the Government is aiming to have 70,000 residents and staff in 589 long-term care facilities vaccinated by 24 January, Family Carers Ireland continue to reiterate the urgency and importance of including […]

COLD SNAP … FEED THE BIRDS

THEY COUNT ON YOU FOR THEIR EXTRA CALORIES The next few weeks will be difficult for our feathered friends in the garden. Ireland is rich in wildlife, and our robins, sparrows, thrushes, blackbirds and many more need a helping hand through the coldest months. They use up a lot of energy gathering food in the […]

BEST PAW FORWARD FOR CHRISTMAS FASHION

Petmania’s Christmas jumpers and festive wearables are now instore or online at www.petmania.ie for the season ahead when a dog just wants to stand out from the crowd and show it’s a stylish dog through to the bone.

DANCING PARTNERS IN TUNE WITH FAMILY CARERS

“LIFE IS A BEAUTIFUL DANCE” Mary Kennedy has released a song “Life is a Beautiful Dance”, a duet with her sister Deirdre Kennedy, which was penned by Don Mescall. All funds from the Christmas single will go to Family Carers Ireland.