Category Archives: Care of the Older Person

Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork Hosts Saint Luke’s Home Annual Christmas Concert

Friends, supporters, volunteers, staff a gathered in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork on Wednesday 27th November for the 3rd Annual Christmas Concert for St Luke’s Home and what a great Concert it turned out to be. The Master of Ceremonies … Continue reading

Posted in Care of the Older Person, Cathedral, Charities in the Diocese, Community Involvement, Diocese, Fund-Raising, Saint Luke's Charity, Saint Luke's Home

St Luke’s Home Celebrates 25 Years in Mahon, Cork

On Thursday 21st November a large gathering of staff, friends and volunteers came to celebrate with the residents, 25 years in Mahon for St Luke’s Home, Cork.   Mr Tony O’Brien, CEO of the Charity gave the opening address.  Bishop … Continue reading

Posted in Anniversaries, Care of the Older Person, Charities in the Diocese, Charity Work, Church in Society, Cork, Dementia Care, Diocese, Five Marks of Mission, Partnership, People from Cork, Saint Luke's Charity, Saint Luke's Home, Saint Luke's Home Education Centre

Appointment to Saint Anne’s, Shandon and Saint Luke’s Home in Cork

The Bishop of Cork, the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, is delighted to announce that he has appointed the Reverend Paul Robinson, Rector of the United Benefice of Halsall, Lydiate and Downholland in the Diocese of Liverpool, Church of England, … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Appointments, Bishop, Care of the Older Person, Church of Ireland, Churches in Cork, Cork, Diocese, Saint Luke's Charity, Saint Luke's Home

Clinical Pastoral Education Graduation at Northridge House Education and Research Centre, Cork

On Wednesday 8th May the beautiful refurbished chapel at St. Luke’s Home was the venue for the presentation of Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) Certificates by Dr Paul Colton, President of St. Luke’s Home. The twelve week training programme brought five … Continue reading

Posted in Adult Education, Care of the Older Person, Clinical Pastoral Education, Continuing Ministerial Education, Graduation, Northridge House Education and Research Centre, Saint Luke's Charity

Full House for 7th Annual Conference hosted by Saint Luke’s Charity, Cork

Northridge House Education and Research Centre, Cork, which is operated by Saint Luke’s Charity, Cork, hosted its 7th Annual Conference in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Little Island, County Cork  on Thursday April 11th.  The conference is now the leading conference … Continue reading

Posted in Care of the Older Person, Charities in the Diocese, Church in Society, Community Involvement, Cork, Dementia Care, Diocese, Education, Northridge House Education and Research Centre, Saint Luke's Charity, Training Event

Grandparents Day in Positive Ageing Week in St Mary’s National School, Carrigaline

St Mary’s Church of Ireland National School, Carrigaline, County Cork held a special ‘Grandparent’s Day’ during Positive Ageing Week recently. The children were asked to invite their Grandparents into the school for refreshments and to visit their classrooms. Those whose … Continue reading

Posted in Care of the Older Person, Positive Ageing Week, Schools in the Diocese

Bishop of Cork Consecrates Chapel at Saint Luke’s Home, Cork

When Saint Luke’s Home, Cork relocated in 1994 from Military Hill to Mahon in the south suburbs of Cork City it was a 90 bed care home and a small chapel was consecrated at the time by the Right Reverend … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Care of the Older Person, Chaplaincies, Charities in the Diocese, Church in Society, Church Services, Dedication, Diocese, Five Marks of Mission, Gifts to the Church, Liturgy, Northridge House Education and Research Centre, Official Opening, Saint Luke's Charity, Saint Luke's Home, Special Events, Voluntary Work