St Canice’s Road
01 8572 362
Staff are trained to Fetac Level 5
Residents are involved in agreeing their individual plan of care and support which
includes medication management, personal care needs, diet/nutrition, social,
spiritual and emotional care, all of which are enshrined in the core values of the
Anam Cara opened in 2007 as the second scheme of its type in Dublin, offering further
choice in care to those in need of a more supported living environment.
Anam Cara provides 28 units of accommodation specifically for dementia care and 28
units for older people in need of 24 hour care and support.
Anam Cara is not a nursing home and residents in upstairs accommodation have
complete freedom to come and go as they please.
Each dwelling is carpeted and ensuite bathrooms are provided with non slip flooring. A
range of storage is provided within each dwelling, including lockable units for use by
residents. Each dwelling has a TV and telephone point. Residents have keys to the
front door of their own dwelling. Staff call points are provided throughout each dwelling
in case the resident requires assistance.
Anam Cara provides a homely environment and is adjacent to local shops at Ballygall Road in Glasnevin.