Day Care About this service

Cork Day Care Centre

  • Bessboro Day Care Centre
  • Bessboro,
  • Blackrock,
  • Co. Cork
  • Contact: Helen Barrow
  • Phone: 021 4972504/5/6

Midleton Day Care Centre

Monday only

  • Edmund Rice Pastoral Centre
  • Rosary Place
  • Midleton
  • Co. Cork
  • Contact: Jo Calnan
  • Phone: 087 9060767

Mallow Day Care Centre

  • St Mary's Day Care Centre
  • Lower Bearforest,
  • Mallow,
  • Co. Cork
  • Contact: Linda Grogan
  • Phone: 022-43322

Conna Day Care Centre

Wednesday

  • Conna Social Day Care Centre
  • Conna
  • North Cork
  • Co. Cork
  • Contact: Dympna Howard
  • Phone: 022-43322 / 058-59739

Bandon Day Care Centre

Friday only

  • Family Resource Centre
  • Deer Park,
  • Bandon,
  • Co. Cork
  • Contact: Jo Calnan
  • Phone: 087 9060767

Mitchelstown Day Care Centre

Skibbereen Day Care Centre

Open every Thursday

  • Cara House
  • Skibbereen
  • Co. Cork
  • Contact: Michelle O' Shea
  • Phone: 086 883 0577

Home Care About this service

Cork City: North & South Lee Home Care

  • Bessboro Day Care Centre
  • Bessboro,
  • Blackrock,
  • Co. Cork
  • Contact: Cathy Hadden
  • Phone: 021 4972504/5/6

North Cork Home Care

  • St Mary's Day Care Centre
  • Lower Bearforest,
  • Mallow,
  • Co. Cork
  • Contact: Marie Gallagher
  • Phone: 022 50945 / 086 2396057

West Cork Home Care

  • Lochan Lea
  • Tragumna
  • Skibereen
  • Co. Cork
  • Contact: Michelle O'Shea
  • Phone: 086 8830577

Support Groups About this service

Cork City Support Group

2nd Wed of Month. 3-4.30pm

  • Bessboro Day Care Centre
  • Bessboro,
  • Blackrock,
  • Co. Cork
  • Contact: Vanessa Bradbury
  • Phone: 021 4972504

North Cork Support Group - Cafe de Mentia

Monthly support meetings for families held on the second Monday of each month at 7:30-9pm (Anyone with a family member with dementia can attend - no geographical restrictions)

  • St Mary's Day Care Centre
  • Lenihans Lane
  • Lower Bearforest
  • Mallow
  • Co. Cork
  • Contact: Amy Murphy, Dementia Adviser
  • Phone: 086 781 2217

Dementia Adviser About this service

South Cork Dementia Adviser

Dementia Adviser Vanessa Bradbury is available to people living in South Cork (south of Mallow and Fermoy). Click on about this service to read more.

North Cork Dementia Adviser

Dementia Adviser Amy Murphy is available to people living in North Cork (including and north of Mallow and Fermoy). Click on about this service to read more.

Alzheimer Café About this service

Alzheimer Cafe Cork City

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland works in partnership with UCC and St Finbars Hospital to provide this Alzheimer Cafe. Read more at the link below or call our Helpline service. Last Friday of every month from 2-4pm

  • The Activity Centre
  • St. Finbar's Hospital
  • Douglas Road,
  • Co. Cork
  • Phone: 085 1485800
  • Website: www.ucc.ie/alzcafe

Other Support & Services

Youghal Social Group

Youghal Social Cafe meets on the last Friday of every month from 11-1pm. There will be activities and homemade cakes and scones along with a nice cup of tea and a chat.

  • The Holy Family Church Hall
  • Youghal
  • Co. Cork
  • Contact: Nicola Lucey
  • Phone: 086-4668484

Bishopstown Support Group

Meets the last Wednesday of every month at 10.30am to 12pm. Bishopstown Dementia Friendly Community Initiative. Share your experiences with others and speak with Health and Social Care professionals.

  • Wilton Park House
  • Co. Cork
  • Contact: Michael O'hAodha
  • Phone: 089 434 8406

Contact

Southern Centre of Operations

  • Bessboro Day Care Centre
  • Blackrock
  • Cork
  • Co. Cork
  • Contact: Jon Hinchliffe
  • Phone: 021 497 2504
Call the National helpline on 1 800 341 341

Cork News & Events

23 September 2014

Cork Flag Day

3 September 2014

Cork Information Evening

21 September 2012

Mallow Flag Day

Nationwide News & Events

4 September 2017

Eating well with dementia

2 December 2016

Caring at Christmas

More information

About Alzheimer Ireland

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We offer a range of services for people with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia, their families and carers. All our services operate using the philosophy of person centred care.

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