Thursday, June 21, 2018
On the first Thursday of every month, from 11am to 12.30pm, I will hold a clinic to help any older people in the community with any issues and problems with their medical card or any other type of forms; call to the centre, and I will try to help people to fill these in.
Would you consider becoming a Friend of the Dr Martin Centre as a Volunteer; can you spare a couple of hours? Call in for a chat with the members; have a quiz or play a game. Give us a song, or maybe share your hobbies or craft skills, you will be very welcome. If you would like to volunteer, call into the centre or ring Alice Kiersey on 087-4611309 / 051387111.
If anyone in surrounding areas would like to come to the Dr Martin Day centre, and need transport, we would be happy to try and arrange transport. If lack of transport is preventing people from coming to centre, please contact the centre and we will do our best to sort the situation. Everyone is always welcome here; call in for a cup of tea and a chat. Dinner is 7 euro and tea and cake is 3 euro per day for mornings or afternoon.
Dinner with dessert for only 6 euro can be delivered or collected in the centre; ring in order before 11.30 each morning on – 051-387111 /0874611309.
The Chiropodist is here every second Wednesday at the centre; please ring for an appointment (051) 387111. The Complementary Therapist will be here at the centre every second Tuesday. To avail of these services, you need to be a member of the centre and you cannot get an appointment unless you book in advance.
We have music every Wednesday afternoon by our local musicians Tuller, Seán O’Brien, Gerry Walsh and Bim Connors. I would like to thank all the musicians for all their help and support in the centre. We have Meditation on Thursday mornings and Bingo on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons. We also have shower facilities and hair washing service in the centre; if anyone would like to avail of this service, please drop in.
Eyes on the Road mobile opticians are here by appointment only. If anyone needs to see the opticians, please call to centre.
Opening Hours: 10.00am - 4.00pm Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday .Any enquires to the centre please call (051) 387111/ (087-4611309.
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During the past month, visitors to this site came from:-
Canada – 199; USA – 133; Ireland – 27; Russia – 16: Netherlands – 14;
Germany – 12; Mexico – 11; Turkey – 11; France – 6;
United Arab Emirates – 4.
The music session yesterday, June 20th (2018)
included a surprise for one client:
Yes, it was still another birthday cake for Peggy Brophy.
Peggy seems to be blowing out candles a few times a year, or is it a case of
Some other clients at the afternoon's entertainment.
Here, Peggy, just home from a recent short spell in hospital,
has nodded off!