The official opening will take place later this morning (Friday) of the extended and refurbished Marian House Respite Home in Ballindine.
Western Alzheimers offers respite breaks at the purpose-built facility, providing 24-hour respite care.
The Minister for Rural & Community Development Michael Ring will officially open the newly-extended and refurbished facility at 11am this morning.
Pat Holmes, CEO of Western Alzheimers, has been telling Midwest News about the new developments at Marian House and the increasing demand for the respite services it provides.
He confirmed that plannining permission has been secured this week for further expansion of the facilities.