Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What type of care does Cuil Didin provide?

A. Cúil Dídin Residential & Nursing Care provides care for adults over the age of 18 years. This can be either short term care for convalescence or post operative or respite or long term care.

 

Q. Does Cuil Didin provide a respite care service?

A. Yes. Respite care is available for periods of one week or longer.

 

Q. Are there nurses on site at all times?

A. Yes there are nurses on duty in Cuil Didin 24 hours per day.

 

Q. Is there an activities program?

A. A formal programme of activities is available daily on our daily noticeboard from a wide range of activities. You may choose which activities you would like to participate in.

 

Q. What are the visiting hours?

A. In general visitors are welcome at any time up to 10pm. Subject to residents desire. However, we ask during meal times visitors refrain from calling.

 

Q. Can I have a television in my room?

A. All rooms have televisions.

 

Q. Can we bring some of our own furniture?

A. Yes you can bring your own furniture that would be suitable including pictures, radio etc.

 

Q. How do I launder my clothes?

A. All clothes are laundered within Cuil Didin

 

Q. Can I continue to use my own GP?

A. Yes you can use your own GP.

 

Q. Is a GP available at all times?

A. A GP available round the clock for emergency care on a call out service.

 

Q. Can I still go out with family or friends?

A. Yes we encourage residents to go out with friends and family as often as the feel comfortable travelling for day trips or holidays.