Oscailt Monday September 3rd

Ballroom dancing, activities for the eldery and the proposed cuts to home help all featured on this weeks Oscailt programme presented by Mary Mc Donnell

First up though, we hear  from Marion Manning, Manager of St  Lazerian’s House Baganelstown on upcoming fundraising events and activities taking place there

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Improving life for the elderly is  instrinsic to all communities and George Donoghue, Community Activist talked to Mary about Care of the Elderly in Leighlinbridge

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Dancing enthusiasts should take to The Springhill Court Hotel this  Saturday 8th September for the Kilkenny Ballroom Classic in aid of the Irish Wheelchair Association.  John Edward Nolan, dancer and organiser told Mary about it:-

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Next up TD John Paul Phelan joined Mary to discuss the proposed cuts by the HSE to the home help service

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And finally, it’s that time of year again, students are going back to college or embarking on new courses.  Eoin Carey joined Mary to talk about overcoming the  challenge of visual impairment in the lecture hall

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