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Life After Care Conference 2018 (IRL)
18 June 2018
Hilton Hotel, Kilmainham, Dubln 8
No admission charge
Organised by: 
Family Carers Ireland


Family Carers Ireland: ‘Life After Care’ Conference

June 18th 2018 Hilton Hotel Kilmainham Inchicore Road Dublin 8


9.30 – 10.00 Registration & Coffee/Tea

10.00 – 10.15 Welcome and Introduction: Family Carers Ireland Keynote

10.15 Dr Mary Larkin (Open University, UK): ‘The Legacies of Caring’

11.00 – 11.25 COFFEE

Transitions from Caring (11.25 – 12.45)

1. Micheál O’Reilly (FCI): The Family Carers Ireland ‘Plan C’ Initiative

2. Siobhán Tobin (Carer): Leaving and returning to work

3. Robert Cullen (Carer): Transitions from the caring role

4. Paul O’Mahoney/Marian Mahon (FCI): Balancing Work and Care

12.45 – 14.00 LUNCH

Care Transitions: Research and Clinical Experience in Ireland (14.00 – 14.45)

1. Dr Carol Kelleher (University College Cork) Looking Back, Moving Forward – Experiences of Former Carers in Ireland

2. Dr John Hillery (College of Psychiatrists Ireland) Title TBC

14.45 Close

For further information please contact Paul O’Mahoney at pomahoney@familycarers.ie or to register RSVP to catrionaduffy@familycarers.ie