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Family Carers Ireland provides information and supports to anyone caring for a child or adult with additional needs, physical or intellectual disabilities, those with palliative care needs or those living with chronic illnesses, mental health challenges or addiction


Family Carers Ireland support family carers and young carers/siblings through a wide range of supports. Supports are available whether your child has been unexpectedly hospitalised, has just received or waiting for a diagnosis, or is living with a serious or long term health condition or disability.
Supports include:
  • Information and advice through the helpline or care manager
  • Free emergency care planning,
  • Counselling,
  • Specialised training and education programmes,
  • Wellbeing support,
  • Advocacy,
  • Peer support groups
  • Information on rights and entitlements

Watch this video to hear from a family who Family Carer’s Ireland supports.


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