In July 2006 Respond! officially opened St Francis Gardens Complex . The Day Care Centre is situated on the 5th floor, over-looking the north side of Cork City and is open 10am to 15:30pm Monday to Thursday and 10am to 15:00 on Fridays. Facilities include a canteen, day room, activities room and assisted bathing area.
St Francis Day Care Centre cater for people from within the complex and the wider Blackpool community and surrounding areas and warmly welcome all over 65’s. Staff includes Nurse Co-Ordinator, Care Assistants, & a part time Chef. We are part of the team working with PHNs and GP’s in Blackpool.
People who attend are provided with a hot three course meal, tea/coffee and a scone or cake on arrival and departure. Programmes vary from week to week, activities include: exercises, bingo, cards, sing a long, quiz and lots of chats. Other activities include a summer outing, BBQ held for residents in St Francis Gardens in August and a Christmas party at a local hotel. Music song, dance and great food are enjoyed by all.
Call Ger Hoek to find out more about our wonderful facilities, the phone line is operated from 9am to 5pm: Phone no. 021 4395371.
Address: 47, St Francis Gardens, Blackpool, Cork