Donegal Carers award nominations

With the closing date for nominations fast approaching on April 20th, The Carers Association is sending a final call to people across Donegal to nominate their chosen family carers for the Carers of the Year Awards 2012.

With the closing date for nominations fast approaching on April 20th, The Carers Association is sending a final call to people across Donegal to nominate their chosen family carers for the Carers of the Year Awards 2012.

The Carers Association’s Carer of the Year and Young Carer of the Year (under 18) Awards are based on a national nomination process where members of the public, including health care professionals, nominate their chosen family carers from across Ireland.

There are over 161,000 family carers and over 5,500 young carers providing care in the home to older people, those with illness and people with disabilities across Ireland.

To nominate your family carer, see www.carersireland.com or call The Carers Association’s National Careline on Freefone 1800 24 07 24.