Carers Week 2021

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St. Michael's House are delighted to be part of the Care Alliance and to celebrate Carers across Ireland

Liz Reynolds, CEO of St. Michael's House, acknowledges the added pressures on St. Michael's House carers, particularly during Covid-19.

St. Michael's House are supporting Carers and are delighted to launch two new webinars;

Homesharing Webinar

When:  9th June 2021 at 8:00pm

About:  Carers and supporters are invited to learn more about St. Michael's House Homesharing Programme which aims to support full-time carers and families.  Hosted by Fidelma Kelly, Social Work Team Leader

Click here to view playback.

Compassion Focused Therapy Workshop

When:  10th June 2021 at 6:30pm

About:  Carers are invited to participate in a Compassion Focused Therapy Workshop hosted by St. Michael's House staff members, Manus Moynihan (Senior Psychologist) and Anita Hyland (Clinical Psychologist).  This online event is limited to 20 places.  Click here to view short video from Anita providing information about this exciting webinar.

Click here to view presentation slides.

St. Michael's House have created a virtual Self-Care Resource Card designed to promote personal wellbeing for carers. 

The card includes seven activities including a Gratitude Log.  You can download this resource card here or click on the image below.

Carers Week Self Care Card (3)

How to write a Gratitude Log

"Every experience, no matter how bad it seems, holds within it a blessing of some kind.  The goal is to find it."

Write down five things you are grateful for today.

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All in St. Michael's House acknowledges the hard work of Carers this week and all year around and have created a suite of Covid-19 resources to support families.

Click here to link with Children, Young Persons and Family Supports

Click here to link with Adult and Family Supports

Click here to link with the Activity Hub

Click here to link with all Organisation Covid-19 Updates