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People in Leitrim asked to share home with a person with a disability

Jun 5, 2021 11:06 By Shannonside News
People in Leitrim asked to share home with a person with a disability People in Leitrim asked to share home with a person with a disability
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All the details are below for the short break scheme that is facilitated by the HSE.

People in the Leitrim area are being encouraged to think about sharing their home with a person with a disability.

The shortbreak scheme facilitated by the HSE in Sligo and Leitrim, involves caring for and sharing your home with a child or an adult with a disability and/or autism.

It's flexible with host families or host carers offering a variety of break options such as a morning, afternoon or day per week, a night per week a month or a weekend per month.

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Home Care Social Workers Ali Crowe Bergin outlines what's involved:

To hear the full brief on home sharing with Ali and MaryClaire Grealy listen here:

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