We have highly trained professional care staff who have both the expertise and the training to look after those who are facing progressive/terminal illnesses. We are experienced in palliative in the home, or end of life care. We offer a holistic approach Palliative care, care for those with dementia, and other progressive illnesses.
Dementia-care provides specialist care and assistance, and our team have received in-house training and some have completed qualifications from the University of Tasmania. Familiarity is important, and we focus on providing the same expert care-team to the client with dementia. A tailored care-plan is designed in order to maintain routine and reduce stress and anxiety. As the majority of the 64,000 people in Ireland with dementia are cared for at home, this area of expertise is a priority amongst our care-staff.
Progressive illnesses such as Motor neurone/M.S./Cancer/Parkinsons
At Wicklow Community Services, our team is familiar with all types of progressive illnesses, and we look after each and every client with sensitivity and professionalism. Every person is different, and we work closely with the client and the family to ensure that the care needs are being met. Sometimes, it is our companionship care service that are just as important as our personal care services. It is in the design of this mix of service delivery that Wicklow Community Services excels. Our client’s happiness is our goal.