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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 Help Services to people in Galway City and County.

Home Help 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 Service Coordinator, Galway Centre for Independent Living on 091 773910 or use our online contact form.

“I have always found the Galway Centre for Independent Living very supportive with the management and training of my Personal Assistants. I also feel I get the best value for money from my funding through the Galway Centre for Independent Living”

Patrick Fitzgerald, Leader with Galway Centre for Independent Living

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