Home Care Services

Home Care Services

Clarecare operates the Home Help Service in Co. Clare on behalf of the HSE, and is an approved agency of the HSE for the provision of Home Care Package. The service mainly assists older people, but also provides support to families in stress, people with disabilities, Palliative Care patients.

Information About Home Care Services

Referrals can be made by hospitals, GPs, Public Health Nurses, Social Workers, families or the person needing assistance.

Home Care Package

Home Care Package is an enhanced Home Care Service and clients are approved for the service by the Home Care Package Manager in the HSE. Clarecare delivered 55,226 Home Care Package Hours in 2015.

Meals For Older People

Clarecare Day Centres provide nutritious meals to older people in Killaloe, Ennis, Ennistymon and Miltown Malbay.

The Day Centres provide a variety of activity and supports, and serve 11,000 meals annually.

The service also organises day outings, weekend breaks and social activities for people attending the centres.

The service is run by Clarecare staff with assistance from Community Employment participants and volunteers.

Social Work with Older People

Clarecare provides a dedicated community based social work service for older people, age 65 and over, who are experiencing difficulties in their lives. The service facilitates older people to identify options and make decisions for themselves so they may improve the quality of their lives. This is done through home visits, phone calls, hospital and nursing home visits.

Clarecare social work department supports clients through the Conas Átá Tú phone service list. Clients receive a regular phone call from the service. This regular phone contact aims to reduce the risk of isolation for older people.

To enquire about any of these services email info@clarecare.ie or phone 065 682 8178   

Home Carer Positions with Clarecare

If you are interested in working as a Home Carer, you can download the application form. The minimum requirements for Home Carers are 2 modules of FETAC/QQI Level 5, Care of the Older Person and Care Skills, and a plan to complete all 8 modules.

Day Centres

Clarecare can be contacted in complete confidence at our head office in Ennis or any of our county regional offices for information on any of Clarecare’s services

Day Centres


Ennis

Miltown Malbay

Ennistymon

Killaloe

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