Rediscovering Your Purpose Post Retirement

Many retirees are anxious about finding meaning in their lives once they retire from their jobs. Some people fail to consider how they want to spend their post-working years because they are so focused on financial planning for retirement. Retirement boredom, feelings of sadness or loneliness, and a loss of sense of purpose or meaning in life can all result from this. The good news […]

Rediscovering Your Purpose Post Retirement

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Area Operations Manager Dublin North  – Be Independent Home Care

Be Independent Home Care are currently seeking a dynamic and experienced Area Operations Manager for our North Dublin operations. This is a full time role (Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm) reporting to our COO and is primarily based in our Northern Cross, Dublin 17 office. The Role: To manage all aspects of day to day operations for the Dublin North ( CHO 9 ) […]

Area Operations Manager Dublin North – Be Independent Home Care

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Prevention of Trips & Falls in Older People

As people grow older frailty is just a part of life that has to be dealt with. This can lead to trips and falls happening to older adults. The HSE has stated that falls in older people can have life-changing consequences, and older people are most likely to suffer serious injuries, disability, psychological consequences and death following a fall. The risk of falling increases with […]

Prevention of Trips & Falls in Older People

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Client Care Coordinator (Scheduler)

We are currently seeking a full time Scheduler ( Client Care Coordinator) to be based in our Highline, Pottery Road, Dun Laoghaire office. This is a permanent full-time position (Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm) and is a new position to join a growing scheduling team. The Role: To work as part of the scheduling team to complete schedules and hours allocation for Care Team […]

Client Care Coordinator (Scheduler)

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Combating loneliness & isolation in older adults

  Why is this an issue for older people in our communities? In 2020, due to COVID-19 and the health warnings for older people with advice to cocoon, there is a heightened risk of loneliness and isolation due to disruption to routines, inability to meet and socialise, closure of many typical gatherings, and regional disconnects with government restrictions in place. In the current climate, data […]

Combating loneliness & isolation in older adults

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Cocooning & Coronavirus Advice for Older People

On Friday the 27th of March, the Taoiseach Leo Varadkar announced measures to attempt to further prevent the spread of the Coronavirus, Covid-19. As part of this announcement, he used the term “cocooning” as part of the Coronavirus advice. Basically, with the mention of cocooning, the government were outlining specific advice for those who are over 70 years of age and also people who are […]

Cocooning & Coronavirus Advice for Older People

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