Initial contacts regarding service provision can be made through the Local Health Office.
Director of Disability Services
Merlin Park, Galway Tel: (091) 775 298
Toghermore Community Workshop, Tuam Tel: (093) 24230
Galway Training Centre, Merlin Park Hospital Galway Tel: (091) 842 333
Loughrea Community Workshop Tel: (091) 842 333
Home Helps work with vulnerable people in the community who, through illness or disability, are in need of help with day to day tasks. A home help might visit for a couple of hours per day to help with housework, shopping, or sometimes may provide more personal care such as help with dressing, bathing, etc. You can access this service through your Public Health Nurse or Tel: (091) 546 353