At Your Service filming at Dunmurry Golf Club

New home to Monasterevin Day Care Centre

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At Your Service filming at Dunmurry Golf Club

Francis Brennan

Catch a glimpse of RTE star Francis Brennan at the Dunmurry Golf Club on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 from 2 pm to 4pm.

RTE cameras will be present on the day to film proceedings as part of the new series of Francis Brennan’s ‘At Your Service’ programme which will released in spring 2018.

The day care centre has recently relocated from its previous location at Moore Abbey in Monasterevin to the new Dunmurry Springs Day Care Centre and is for people with dementia. 

It has recently opened on the grounds of Dunmurry Springs GC, operates three days a week and provides person-centred dementia-specific care to local clients.

The service according to the HSE provides a warm and welcoming environment for people with dementia from 9.00am to 4.00pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays is availed of by 18 families.

Day Care Centre managers Marie Boland and Mary Bolger will be attending along families and carers. The mobile information service bus will be parked outside the centre on the day and trained staff and volunteers will be providing information and support on dementia. In addition to this, the Newbridge Gospel Choir will be singing on the day. There is an estimated 1,500 people living with dementia in Kildare.