Category Archives: Saint Luke’s Home

Mothers’ Union in Cork, Cloyne and Ross Plant a Tree to Celebrate 13 Decades of Service

On Saturday, 11 November, the Mothers’ Union in Cork, Cloyne and Ross held the meeting of their   Diocesan Council in Northridge House.  As part of the day they planted a tree in the grounds of St Luke’s Home to commemorate … Continue reading

Posted in Care of the Older Person, Charities in the Diocese, Charity Work, Mothers' Union, Saint Luke's Charity, Saint Luke's Home

553 take part in Memorial Run at St Luke’s Home, Cork

On a perfectly still, warm and dry Thursday evening, 7th September,  St Luke’s Home, Cork hosted its 3rd Annual 5K Memorial Run. Established in 2015 as an event for remembering residents who have died, the Memorial Run has been sponsored … Continue reading

Posted in Care of the Older Person, Charities in the Diocese, Charity Work, Church in Society, Community Involvement, Dementia Care, Fund-Raising, Saint Luke's Charity, Saint Luke's Home, Saint Luke's Home Education Centre

Invitation to Join in the St Luke’s Home Cork 5k Run

Like all voluntary charities, St Luke’s Charity, Cork which has been running Saint Luke’s Home in the city since 1872, caring for older people and people with dementia or Alzheimer’s, needs to fund raise to bridge the significant gap between … Continue reading

Posted in Care of the Older Person, Charity Work, Church in Society, Community Involvement, Contemporary Issues, Cork, Dementia Care, Fund-Raising, Saint Luke's Charity, Saint Luke's Home

First Ever 5km Memorial Run in support of St Luke’s Home, Cork

On Thursday, 10th September over 300 runners gathered in Mahon, Cork to support the first St Luke’s Home Memorial 5K Run.  The St. Luke’s Home Foundation wanted to introduce an event to its calendar that embraced community, health, fitness and fun. … Continue reading

Posted in Charities in the Diocese, Charity Work, Cork, Diocese, Fund-Raising, Saint Luke's Home

Open Night and Announcement of Courses at St Luke’s Home Education Centre, Cork

On Thursday, 27th August, during a visit to St Luke’s Home Education Centre, Cork, the Chairman of the Board of Directors, Dr Paul Colton, was briefed by Bruce Pierce, Director of Education at the Centre, about a forthcoming Open Night and … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Church in Society, Clinical Pastoral Education, Continuing Ministerial Education, Diocese, Education, Saint Luke's Home, Saint Luke's Home Education Centre

‘Living Well with Dementia’ ~ Conference hosted by Saint Luke’s Home Education Centre in Cork

More than 300 delegates from all over Ireland attended the ‘Living Well with Dementia’ conference organised by St. Luke’s Home Education Centre in Cork.  Welcoming the assembly of participants, including nurses, care assistants and consultants, the Chairman of the Board of Directors, Dr … Continue reading

Posted in Charities in the Diocese, Church in Society, Community Involvement, Contemporary Issues, Diocese, Education, Healthcare Ministry, People in Need, Saint Luke's Home, Saint Luke's Home Education Centre

New Priest-in-Charge for Saint Anne’s, Shandon, Cork and Chaplain to Saint Luke’s Home, Cork

On Sunday, 19th April, the Reverend Sarah Marry was licensed by the Bishop of Cork, the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, to serve as Priest-in-Charge of Saint Anne’s Parish, Shandon and also as Chaplain of Saint Luke’s Home, Cork.

Posted in Charities in the Diocese, Church Services, Clergy, Diocese, Healthcare Ministry, LIcensing, Saint Luke's Home, Saint Luke's Home Education Centre