Old Friend’s House – Out Now on Day Care Centre FB Page

Old Friend’s House – Out Now on Day Care Centre FB Page

I was prompted to mention here, the other day, that the people at Castleisland Day Care Centre had pooled their vocal talents under the guidance of the West Cork based musician, singer and musical artist in residence Liz Clark. The result of the mass collaboration is a song hewn from and inspired by the conversations…

Deirdre to Launch New Castleisland Day Care Song on ‘TalkAbout’ Today

Deirdre to Launch New Castleisland Day Care Song on ‘TalkAbout’ Today

Castleisland Day Care Centre Nurse / Manager Marcella Finn wishes to highlight a musical residency which, she said, the centre has had the privilege to be part of over the past few months.. “The residency, which was funded by Age and Opportunity,  is one of six resident artist in care setting nationally,” said Ms. Finn.…

Gift Laden Santa On Tour from Day Care Centre to the Young at Heart

Gift Laden Santa On Tour from Day Care Centre to the Young at Heart

Christmas may not be the same this year but Castleisland Day Care Centre remains in Santa’s good books with a visit from the man himself to the centre. This year is very different from any other but as with all other organisations the centre continues to try to bring Christmas cheer to our clients. “Santa…

Castleisland Day Care Centre Welcomes the Return of the Art of Letter Writing

Castleisland Day Care Centre Welcomes the Return of the Art of Letter Writing

Castleisland Day Care Centre and local primary schools have come up with an innovative but deeply traditional way of staying in touch during this pandemic and in particular in the lead up to Christmas. Primary school children from Scoil Mhuire gan Smal and Gaelscoil Aogáín have been busy over the past few weeks making Christmas…

Castleisland Day Care Centre Facilities at Disposal of Clients and Friends

Castleisland Day Care Centre Facilities at Disposal of Clients and Friends

As a result of last month’s mandatory order for everyone to stay at home for a two week period and for all those over 70 to cocoon,  Castleisland Day Care Centre is no longer accept elderly clients who would normally avail of its day care services. However, the centre is at your service at this…

Castleisland Day Care Centre Services – Just a Phone Call Away

Castleisland Day Care Centre Services – Just a Phone Call Away

As a result of a mandatory order for everyone to stay at home for a two week period and for all those over 70 years to ‘cocoon’ Castleisland Day Care Centre can no longer accept elderly clients who would normally avail of its day care services. Stay at Home “We are asking everyone to remain…

Day Centre Residency Sparked Discussions on History and Architecture

Day Centre Residency Sparked Discussions on History and Architecture

An artist’s residency of an almost two months duration came to fruition at Castleisland Area Services Centre on Thursday afternoon. A residency is when a professional artist is formally attached to a university or community facility and often on a specific project and time frame. This usually benefits the development of the artist and the…