National Carers Week 2014 will take place from June 9th to 15th
Visit our Facebook Page nationalcarersweek for updates throughout the year
Find out details about events that were organised for Family Carers Here as part of National Carers Week June 10th-16th 2013.
Catherine Cox Carers Association, Nuala Carey RTE Personality and Margaret White Carer
Frank Hurley, Former Family Carer, and Nuala Carey RTE Personality
National Carers Week, 2013 is kindly supported by
Jimmy McGrath to continue to Chair NCW into 2014.
Planning and Review Meeting with National Partners to take place on September 30th
Draft report on National Carers Week Completed - Key Objectives met.
Tell us what you thought about National Carers Week 2013 and help us make it better for 2014. Please complete this short survey and be in with a chance to win a €25 One for all Voucher. Deadline Wednesday July 3rd.
June 16th 2013
Nice slide show of National Carers Week Launch with images and music, 1min 23 seconds long.
(Pics thanks to Seán Brosnan, www.pixillume.com)
June 16th 2013
Special thanks to all Family Carers out there who are dads too.
June 15th 2013
Events for Family Carers continuing throughout the weekend.
June 14th 2013
Joint press Release with Mens Health Week - Men as Family Carers
June 13th 2013
See RTE News Coverage of the Week here
June 12th 2013
Events now in Full Swing. See http://carersweek.ie/events
June 11th 2013
Good media coverage - see coverage and some photos on our Facebook Page
June 10th 2013
Launch of the Week @ The Mansion House 10.30am. Survey Results Published Click Here
June 9th 2013
One Day to Go - lets Hope the Weather Holds !
June 7th 2013
Listen to Radio Campaign with Nuala Carey
June 6th 2013
Over 125 Events now confirmed! More coming in hourly!
June 5th 2013
Events now confirmed for every county!
June 4th 2013
Events now confirmed for 24 out of 26 Counties - Come on Leitrim and Cavan!
June 3rd 2013
One week to Go!
June 1st 2013
Radio Ads on 21 Radio Stations Nationwide with Nuala Carey to air from June 3rd to June 9th, thanks to EBS support.
May 27th 2013
Read our latest eZine to keep up to date with the Week.
May 23rd 2013
Visit our Facebook Page nationalcarersweek for daily updates.
May 10th 2013
Launch of Updated Website. If you've visited this site before, please refresh your cookies (press F5 key) so you can see the updated aspects.
May 4th 2013
The survey is now closed. Thanks to all those who took the time to complete it. Results will be made available closer to National Carers Week in June.
April 29th 2013
National Carers Week eZine Published
April 17th 2013
Updated Event Checklist Now Available
April 15th 2013
Survey of Family Carers launched (now closed)
April 8th 2013
Primary Schools Competition launched -follow the link for details on how to enter
March 27th 2013
First ever National Carers Week eZine Published
March 15th 2013
Fliers for National Carers Week launched.
March 5th 2013
Communications Plan meeting with partner organisations for Carers Week 2013
February 11th 2013
Initial strategy and planning meeting with partner organisations for Carers Week 2013