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Frank Hurley, Former Family Carer, and Nuala Carey RTE Personality

National Carers Week 2014 will take place from June 9th to 15th

Visit our Facebook Page nationalcarersweek for updates throughout the year 

Some Facts and Figures about Caring

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

Nuala Carey at launch of National Carers Week 2013

 

 

 

 

 

Latest News

April 3rd

Nuala Carey has agreed to support Carers Week again this year. Thank you Nuala

February 17th

First partner planning meeting for Carers Week 2014.

September 15th 

Jimmy McGrath  to continue to Chair NCW into 2014.

September 1st

Planning and Review Meeting with National Partners to take place on September 30th

August 25th

Draft report  on National Carers Week Completed - Key Objectives met.

July 1st

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.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/

CarersWeekSurveyFC

June 16th 2013

Nice slide show of National Carers Week Launch with images and music, 1min 23 seconds long.

 https://vimeo.com/68329707

(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. 

See http://carersweek.ie/event

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