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HSE publishes Fair Deal rates

The HSE has published details of the fees payable to HSE nursing homes. Tadhg Daly, CEO of Nursing Homes Ireland, said the figures, which are...

Voting in the Local & European Elections

The residents of Portumna Retirement Village voted recently in the local and European elections and also in the referendum in relation to changes...

Puppy Therapy

Our residents had a lovely surprise visit of two chocolate Labrador/collie cross pups from our local Dr Doolittle Louise Knibb. The puppies were a...

Christmas at Portumna Retirement Village

The residents had a very busy December with lots of musical treats. Derryoober National School came to visit early in the month to perform a...

Beauty & The Beast

The Transition Year students from Portumna Community School visited Portumna Retirement Village in November to perform some songs from their...

Nursing Homes Ireland calls on Minister for Health to investigate NTPF

Nursing Homes Ireland (NHI) has called on the Minister for Health to undertake an independent examination of the operation of the National...

Music with Instruments

Music can be an excellent therapeutic tool. At Portumna Retirement Village, the residents can be kept entertained and stimulated by music. Music...

Exercise with the Elderly

Portumna Retirement Village have an exercise programme which residents can enjoy on a daily basis.  This is a very popular programme as the...

Reminiscene Therapy

Residents at Portumna Retirement Village participate in Reminiscence Therapy on a regular basis. This form of therapy helps the resident affected...

Advocating Equality in Fair Deal

Representatives from private and voluntary nursing homes met with TDs and Senators on 20th June, to outline the challenges being presented in...

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