Country’s largest care home for dementia patients to close centre

first_img Pinterest John of God’s chief executive, Emma Balmaine says the charity can’t afford another large deficit in the New Year.Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/demantia6pm-2.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.Labour Senator Kevin Humphreys says the government has reneged on its promise to keep the centre open.He’s calling on Health Minister Simon Harris to step in and increase the funding rate.Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/demetian2-6pm-2.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. By News Highland – December 1, 2019 Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA DL Debate – 24/05/21 Twitter Country’s largest care home for dementia patients to close centre Twitter WhatsApp Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Google+ Previous articlePSNI investigate circumstances of missing person Helena McElhennonNext articleReaction to Naomh Conaill’s Ulster Final defeat News Highland Google+ Pinterest Facebook WhatsApp Managers at the country’s largest residential care home for dementia patients say they have no option but to shut the centre.St John of God’s says health service funding for 60 in-patient beds at St Joseph’s in Shankill, Dublin is far too low.The centre is heavily oversubscribed, with 350 people on a waiting list. News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Facebook Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR AudioHomepage BannerNewslast_img read more