Changes to Employment Permits ignores care needs of older people in the community

18th December 2019: Nursing Homes Ireland (NHI) and Home and Community Care Ireland (HCCI) today accused the Government of turning their back on the care needs of older people in the community. Both organisations have, on a long-standing basis,…

1M additional funded hours for home care welcomed by HCCI

1M additional funded hours for home care welcomed by Home and Community Care Ireland Tuesday 8 October 2019: Today, Tuesday 8th October 2019, Minister for Finance & Public Expenditure and Reform, Paschal Donohoe T.D., announced an increase…
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HCCI report into the statutory scheme for home care

On Tuesday 1 October, the UN International Day of Older Persons, Home and Community Care Ireland (HCCI) released our report into the future of the statutory scheme for home care.  You can view the report below.  To download, click the download…

65+ year olds willing to contribute 21% towards the cost of a home care package

At our first annual conference today (Tuesday 1 October), which is International Older Persons Day, Home and Community Care Ireland (HCCI) published a report into the planned statutory scheme for home care. The average financial contribution…

HCCI publishes Pre-Budget 2020 Submission

Today (Monday 8 July 2019) HCCI published its Pre-Budget 2020 Submission.  You can read the full submission below.
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HCCI Chief Executive Calls for Overhaul in Homecare

Over the past several days, HCCI's Chief Executive has been active on media talking about the failures of the current home care system and possible solutions. On Tuesday 4 June, he appeared on Senator Marie Louise O'Donnell's podcast.  You…

Home and Community Care Ireland conducts first ever Annual Curám Baile Survey

Thursday 14 March 2019: Home and Community Care Ireland today released the results of its first ever Annual Curám Baile Survey.  Joseph Musgrave, Chief Executive of Home and Community Ireland (HCCI), announced the results to members of HCCI…

Joseph Musgrave's remarks at AHCAI Annual Conference

Good afternoon everyone. I am delighted to attend the Alliance of Health Care Assistant’s Conference, and to see so many people here this afternoon.  Thank you to Anne Marie for my invitation, and for her hard work in advocating for HCA’s…