Clare woman nominated for National Carer award

Clare woman nominated for National Carer award

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Clare carer nominated for national award

Comfort Keepers Homecare Ireland, have announced their nine finalists for the awards that recognise individual Carers for their outstanding service.June Carroll from Kilrush, Clare is the successful nominee, for the Limerick, Clare and North Tipperary area.

Posted by The Clare Herald on Thursday, November 15, 2018

A Clare-based carer has been confirmed as a nominee for in National Carer of the year 2018 awards.

Comfort Keepers Homecare Ireland, have announced their nine finalists for the awards that recognise individual Carers for their outstanding service. June Carroll from Kilrush, Clare is the successful nominee, for the Limerick, Clare and North Tipperary area.

“This is the 8th time we have run these awards,” said Brid Gould, Managing Director.

“Each year we are astounded by the quality of the entries and by how many of our people go above and beyond the call of duty. And each year their colleagues, clients and managers see this and can’t help but nominate them. On behalf of Comfort Keepers I’d like to pass on our congratulations to everyone who was nominated and to all of our regional winners. I am so proud to be involved in such a special evening, recognising their extraordinary efforts”.

The regional award winners will now compete for Comfort Keepers’ national award at a gala ceremony taking place at Kilashee House Hotel, on the 30th of November.

CKAwards ceremony also recognises our employees in various other support roles throughout the organisation for their outstanding performance and dedication to quality care in our communities. We are also thrilled that joining us on the night, are our staff who are celebrating 10 years with Comfort Keepers.

Since 2005, Comfort Keepers has been helping people in Ireland and has always sought to ensure that all of its work practices exceeded expectations. Comfort Keepers have been awarded the Q Mark, ISO9001, and Healthmark accreditations for the quality of our care and the systems we use to support its delivery.

They are the only homecare company to be and accredited All Star community focused company of the year and were announced the All Ireland Business of the year 2018 at the All Ireland Business Summit held at Croke Park. Comfort Keepers were listed 3rd in Indeed’s Best Place to work 2018.

 

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Chief Reporter Pat Flynn has worked as a journalist for almost 30 years. His career began during the late 1980s when, like many aspiring radio presenters of the time, he worked for local pirate radio stations in Clare and Limerick. Pat joined Clare FM in 1990 where he worked as researcher initially and later presented several different programmes including the station's flagship current affairs programme. He was also the station's News Editor and Deputy Controller of Programmes. Despite leaving in 2003 to pursue a career as a freelance journalist, he continues to work with the station to this day. As well as being the Clare Herald’s Chief Reporter Pat is also freelance journalist and broadcaster, contributing to Ireland’s national newspapers and is a regular contributor to national broadcasters.

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