During this nine month period, €48,811.00 was disbursed to nineteen individuals across ten counties who applied for grant support from the QIDN.

The largest grant made was €5,240.00

The grants covered respite care, home care, nursing care, medical equipment, medical home improvements, speech therapy equipment and OT assessments.

Applications are made by selecting “Apply for Grant” function on the home page of the website.

NR (Co.Laois), a grant recipient, writes: “Can I take this opportunity to thank you and all involved in the Queen’s Institute for your support. It will make a huge difference to our family and we really do appreciate it”.