Sligo Carer appealing for candidates to do more in GE2020

Family Carer’s Ireland is calling on general election candidates in the North West to prioritise family carers in the next Government.

Family Carer’s Ireland who are a non-profit organisation are appealing to local communities and their politicians alike to make their voice count and challenge candidates to commit to support those that need care.

Head of communications and carer engagement, Catherine Cox with Family Carers Ireland outlines what areas they want to see change:

Sligo based carer Philomena McGarry who cares for her mum who suffers with M&S and Dementia outlines the daily struggles she faces as she cares for her mother: