Nursing Home Week

The NHI Nursing Home Week in June this year, focused on art. Nursing homes across the country celebrated nursing home life with residents, staff and wider communities by holding ‘In Residence’ art exhibitions. We held a very special exhibition of our...

Activities Summary

Our activities here in Portiuncula continue at pace and we are always looking for new ideas. We continue with our baking and gardening and outings. Crafts and bead making are proving a great choice. We made cribs, logs and crosses to sell for Christmas. Highlights of...

Dog Therapy

We recently began Dog Therapy sessions and they have gone down a real treat here in Portiuncula. The session lasts an hour and all the residents (and staff!) get a chance to play with the dog and, of course, give biscuits. Our dog therapy lady also brought in her 10...

Our creativity

                                                                

Recent trips

We have regular outings in the bus from Portiuncula Nursing Home. Recently we had a ladies’ shopping trip to Liffey Valley and a men’s day out for light refreshments to Feericks Hotel. We also visited the Castlepollard Arms Hotel and Landmark Hotel in...