Entries by Anne Ryder

Family Carers Ireland call on Government to honour pre-election commitments and make carers count in Budget 2017

Family Carers Ireland presents Pre-Budget 2017 Submission Family Carers Ireland are presenting their Pre-Budget 2017 Submission, titled ‘Achieving Fairness for Family Carers’, to Government in Dublin today. Family Carers Ireland received a written commitment from each political party during Election 2016, that if elected, they would publish a refreshed National Carers’ Strategy, backed by dedicated funding […]

Family Carers Ireland call for nominations across Mayo for 10th Carers of the Year Awards

 New Awards for Young Carers Announced Family Carers Ireland, representing Ireland’s 200,000 family carers, launched its 10th Carers of the Year Awards 2016 on May 26th to celebrate the enormous contribution and loving care provided by family carers and young carers (under 18). Family Carers Ireland are urging people across Mayo to nominate their chosen carer and recognise […]

Local Optometrists invest in revolutionary diagnostic equipment

Richie Dore joins long-standing family eye-care practitioner Richard Dore Optometrists on High Street have recently invested in revolutionary diagnostic equipment, helping early detection of serious vision problems.  As the only Optometrist in Co. Kilkenny with this state of the art 3D Optical Coherence Tomography system (3D OCT), Richard Dore Optometrists can detect a number of […]