Bluebird Care Carlow/Kilkenny/Wateford Welcomes Gillian Corcoran

Bluebird Care Carlow/Kilkenny/Waterford welcomed a new Care Co-ordinator this month. Gillian Corcoran has significant experience across a wide range of care-related areas and Brian Egan and his team are delighted to have her on board.

Gillian will be based at the Waterford office on the Cork Road in Waterford City but will be working on the co-ordination side with Annmarie Nolan in the Carlow/Kilkenny office. Gillian’s introduction will ensure the Bluebird Care team continue to have strong support in place for our staff and clients throughout the local area.

Gillian has has a BA in Applied Social Studies from Waterford Institute of Technology as well as numerous qualifications in care related subjects which she has supplemented with administrative qualifications so this makes her an ideal candidate for the position of Care Co-ordinator with Bluebird Care.

Brian Egan, Managing Director says, “Gillian has gained valuable experience as a Social Care worker and as a Social Care Manager and this experience will be invaluable as she works with our staff and clients in Bluebird Care. I would like to wish her well in her new role and extend a warm welcome to Gillian to the Bluebird Care Carlow, Kilkenny and Waterford team.

We are Hiring Nurses in Carlow & Kilkenny

Part-time Nurses Required

We are hiring Qualified Nurses for part time positions in Carlow and Kilkenny.

The closing date for receipt of applications is March 28th.

Please email or call 056 780 6054 for more details.

Bluebird Care is an equal opportunities employer.

‘Safe@Home’ Security Seminar in Kilkenny

BBC-Security-Seminar-Icon-[FINAL]The next ‘Safe@Home’ Security Seminar is due to take place in Kilkenny on Wednesday 26th June from 6.30-8.30pm in the Pembroke Hotel, 11 Patrick Street. 

The nationwide series of events are proving hugely popular and to date the free seminars in Kerry and Donegal have generated excellent local feedback.

To book a place email or call Brian Egan on 087 247 6693


Bluebird 15Director of Bluebird Care Kilkenny / Carlow / Waterford Brian Egan will host the next Security Seminar.

He says, “Security at home is a real issues for many of our customers and their family members. This free event is open to Bluebird Care customers, members of the public, active ageing groups, resident’s associations, community organisations, neighbourhood watch schemes, media and even business owners who may be concerned about their own home security. We are delighted to partner with An Garda Síochána and the local Community Policing Sergeant will be in attendance.”


TASK Community Care will also attend this event showcasing new technologies and products to help improve home security. TASK is Ireland’s longest established Telecare provider. Their CareLink Response Centre is open 24 hours a day 365 days a year.


About TASK

Ireland’s longest established telecare company, TASK Community Care will also attend this event, showcasing new technologies and products that improve home safety and enable independent living. TASK Community Care has been providing socially monitored alarms and a wide range of other telecare products for over twenty years in Ireland. Their Dublin based CareLink Response Centre is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Socially monitored alarms are thought to be the single most significant device in helping people to remain independent at home. The peace of mind the social alarms bring to people who may otherwise feel vulnerable and their carers, is an invaluable part of these systems. Collectively referred to as ‘telecare’, the other products supplied by the company include automatic fall detectors, pull cords, bed occupancy sensors, automatic medication reminders, bogus caller buttons and smoke, Carbon Monoxide (CO) and flood detectors. All products supplied by TASK can be linked to their 24-hour monitoring centre.

TASK Location Tracking offers location based tracking devices for a wide range application, from fleet tracking to law enforcement applications or for people with dementia who are concerned about getting lost or wandering. We provide a range of products which can be used for a wide number of purposes.

TASK Security Systems is one of Ireland’s longest established security companies and is regulated and controlled by the Private Security Authority (PSA), License Number 00854. They have also been granted the National Standards Authority of Ireland I.S 199:1987 standard in recognition of our excellent levels of service. The company takes on large specialist projects, for instance, the type of situation where a powerful security system is essential and where the most protective measures are necessary.

TASK Monitoring provides a range of 24/7 monitoring services of many different kinds to individual clients, businesses and public sector organisations throughout Ireland and the UK.