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Phone: 091 773 910
Email: info@gcil.ie

CHARITY NO: 20041120 CHY NO: 13315

Services

Home Care

GCIL Home Care Service

Galway Centre for Independent Living provides Home Care Services to people in Galway City and County.

Home Care Services can include:

  • Personal care such as assistance getting out of bed; assistance with dressing; assistance with toileting & personal hygiene
  • Respite care
  • Housekeeping
  • Preparing meals
  • Organising household matters
  • Convalescence
  • Medication prompting
  • Errands

Services are flexible and Person Centred which puts you, or your family member, at the centre of the service ensuring your personal plan is based upon your views, wishes and choices. All our HomeCare Staff are trained and fully vetted.

Tax Relief:

You may be entitled to tax relief, at the higher rate of 41%, for the cost of employing a person (including services provided by or through Galway Centre for Independent Living). For further information on claiming tax relief please contact Galway Centre for Independent Living.

HSE Funded Services:

You may be eligible for Home Help Services funded through the Home Help Department in the HSE. Applications must be made directly with the Home Help Department in the HSE for this type of service. For further information you can contact your local Public Health Nurse/Primary Care Centre.

Want to find out more?

For details and a free Consultation please contact the Care Service Coordinator Bridie, Galway Centre for Independent Living on 091 773910

“I am confident that I can pick up the phone or drop into the office, and the staff at Galway Centre for Independent Living will handle any query I may have. They allow me to manage my own service flexibly, providing support, if I need it, to ensure that I have full control and choice over my Personal Assistant service”

John Conneely, Leader with Galway Centre for Independent Living

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