Meet Some Of Our Staff

Shannow family resource centre photo

Anne W - Carer

I love the environment here and at the end of the day I love seeing the Older Persons go home happy

Family support image

Noel - Driver

What matters most to me, is getting everyone to and from the centre safely, with a good laugh and banter along the way of course


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Pauline - Healthcare Assistant

I care for the best generation of people. It never feels like work, its my dream job


Tom - Chef

Group of people working

Rose - Nurse Manager

I believe in person centered care, where everyone here feels valued and important just as they are

Group of people working

Denise - Admin

Witnessing the Older Persons that are particularly lonely, make new friends here is heartwarming. “Every day, every single person leaves happy

Anne C - Healthcare Assistant

I enjoy working here and get great job satisfaction in making sure the Older Persons are well cared for and go home happy

Tim - Carer

Day to Day Running Costs:

The HSE provide a grant towards the running costs along with Funding from a variety of sources ranging from collections and flag days as well as other events and grants.

Current Staffing Levels

HSE funding

Funding is provided from the HSE for the following Staff: 1 Nurse (RGN)
1 Carer
1 Cook
1 Part time Administrator

Community Employment / Tus

The Centre also has 8 Community Employment Participants from Dept of Social Protection Funded Sharing & Caring Scheme who carry out various roles.

The Centre has 2 Tús Workers. TUS initiative is a community work placement scheme providing short-term working opportunities for unemployed people.

Job Bridge:

The Centre also has 2 Job Bridge Placements.



If you have any questions call us on (066) 7123373