Community Dementia Support Nurse
The service provides a dedicated local point of contact in Roscommon to support people with dementia and their families to live well at home.
The Community Dementia Support Nurse, Fiona Beattie, will provide:
- information and support to empower people to live well with dementia
- individual support at key transition times, including visiting people at home when necessary.
- tailored assessments and care plans and regular care reviews
- information about accessing services and supports and navigating the health and social care system
Who is this service for?
This service is for people with dementia and their family who live in county Roscommon.
How much does it cost?
This services is free and confidential
How do I access this service?
People with dementia and their families can contact Fiona Beattie at 090 6637549 or 086 022 1952 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Fiona is available on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday each week.
GP’s and other health & social care professionals can refer into the service by using the referral form.
This service is part of the There’s No Place Like Home project in partnership with the HSE, Genio and The Alzheimer Society of Ireland.