Anam Cara, St Canices Road, Dublin 11
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 Organisation.
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; 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.