Help & Advice

Making a decision on availing of Nursing Home care for you or your loved one is a difficult life decision with many personal and financial considerations involved. These considerations can often be complex and challenging to navigate. Please find below links to some information which may assist you through this process. Additionally, if you have any specific questions or information which you may require assistance with, please feel free to contact us.

Nursing Home Support Scheme or ‘Fair Deal’

About the Fair Deal Scheme

Your Local Nursing Home Support Office

Fair Deal Application Process

Financial Assessment – Your payment toward care

Nursing Home Loan Scheme

Cost of Nursing Home Care

Care Needs Assessment

Alzheimer’s Society of Ireland

Resources & Fact Sheets


A guide to choosing Nursing Home

Inspection Reports


Fair Deal Application Form

Nursing Home Loan Application Form

Care Need Assessment Form


The Ombudsman and complaints about private nursing homes

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