Services must be equipped to combat the mental health problems that have arisen from COVID-19, a North Clare councillor has outlined.
An Ennis councillor has hit out at a “scandalous” situation that is resulting in young people with physical disabilities being forced to live in nursing homes.
Leading health officials in the Mid-West have supported the call for improved policy on the governance of private nursing homes to be put in place.
Long-term closures of disability centres will leave a lasting effect, a Clare disability advocate has cautioned.
A Parteen facility is planned to be used as a mental health intellectual disability day service.
Rough sleepers in Ennis are ‘unwilling’ to co-operate with attempts from authorities to set up temporary accommodation during COVID-19.
Confirmed cases of COVID-19 can be re-tested for the virus if symptoms of the virus still persist following their self-isolation period of two weeks.