COVID-19 – Community Information, News and Resources
COVID Tracker is a free app for your mobile phone. Using the COVID Tracker app along with the existing public health measures will help us all stay safe when we meet up, socialise, work or travel.read more
Phase 3 of the Roadmap for Reopening Society and Business.read more
National Statistics, Information & Dataread more
HSE guidelines on Cloth Face Coverings, medical masks and disposable glovesread more
Latest update includes guidelines for Phase 2, information on Face Coverings, well-being and bereavement support resources.read more
Article featuring the story of Gregory Harrington, a former resident of The Rise, who produced a touching visual love letter to the silent city in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.read more
dlr to create a safe and dynamic public space for pedestrians and cyclists in Blackrock Village, starting June 8thread more
Links to COVID-19 public health information resources translated into 24 languagesread more
Covid-19: Neighbours Helping Neighbours
The MMRA would like to extend an offer of help to any elderly or those who may have their immunity compromised. Many residents have come forward to offer help and are very happy to run errands that might leave you in a vulnerable position over the coming weeks. If you would like to avail of this offer please email us at email@example.com and we will put you in touch. Alternatively please text Nicola Heather on 087 639 5392.
Neighbourhood Watch Road Admin Contacts:
- Cedarmount Road: Kate Wren
- Cherry Garth: Tom Fahey
- Clonmore Road: Ruth Thornton
- Cypress Road: Maggie Burns
- Deerpark Road: Aidan Moriarty
- Foster Avenue & Mount Anville Road: Rosie Dawson
- Glenabbey Road: Nicole MacDermott
- Greenfield Road: Margaret O’Boyle
- Greygates: Rosaleen Scanlan
- Iris Grove: Susan O’Dea
- Mather Road: Josh Grogan
- Redesdale Road: Eimear Cahalin
- Roebuck Avenue: Alex Nolan
- South Avenue: Nicola Heather
- Sycamore Road, Avenue & Crescent: Linda Murray
- The Close: Orla Griffin
- The Rise: Ms Liston
- Trees Avenue: Eleanor Galvin
- Thornhill Road: Nicola Heather
- Trees Road: Nicola Heather
- Wilson Road & Wilson Crescent: David Collins
The following roads do not yet have a Neighbourhood Watch Text Alert group. If you would like to volunteer to be the contact for your road, or if there is an existing group in place, please let us know so we can put interested residents in touch.
- Callary Road
- Chestnut Road
- Lower Kilmacud Road
- North Avenue
- Owenstown Park
- St Thomas Road & St Thomas Mead
- The Fosters
Please find below current trading hours for local businesses and services in Mount Merrion, including special order and delivery services available for those cocooning at home. The listing includes contact numbers for local pharmacies, supermarket and food outlets, takeaways, order and collect services, dry cleaning and ironing services, An Post and Church Services. Please note these are subject to change at short notice.
Click on Link to View Listing:
MM-BUSINESS-HOURS-PRINTOUT.pdf – Updated May 5th
We hope you are keeping well and safe at this time.
We just wanted to reach out and let you and the members know that our Chiropractic Clinic in The Rise Medical Centre will be opening from Monday 18th May, following all guidelines in relation to PPE and government directive.
If any members would like to ask advice directly to myself or have any questions, my email is firstname.lastname@example.org. I am now the Principal Chiropractor at CHIROPRACTIX.
Kindest regards, Paul
Branch Healthcare LTD Dr Paul Bradley DC BSc(Hons) MCAI
Doctor of Chiropractic | Managing Director
The Deerpark is reserved every afternoon from 1.30pm to 3.30pm for cocooners and the medically vulnerable to exercise safely.
Social Distance – Each One of us Can Make A Difference
(Source: Covid-19 Health Communications Stakeholder Support Group 21/3/20)
Safe sources for information about the pandemic
Covid-19 Looking After Your Community – Dun Laoghaire Rathdown Public Private Partnership links for support of elderly and vulnerable, Mental Health supports and services during COVID, Children and Young People under 18 years, and Domestic Violence
Local Enterprise Business Continuity Voucher – This is designed for businesses across every sector that employ up to 50 people. The voucher is worth up to €2,500 in third party consultancy costs and can be used by companies and sole traders to develop short-term and long-term strategies to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Covid-19 Care & Inform Hub includes a range of information resources and videos focusing on the themes of grief, funerals in exceptional times, planning ahead and a suite of resources for healthcare professionals.
AMRIC Education Programme
On the 1st May 2020, the COVID-19 Infection Prevention and Control Guidance for Home Visits webinar took place. Information for this webinar, as well as other webinars can be found here.
The Dementia – Understand together campaign offer the following online activities and resources
I Bealtaine Festival events
III. Alzheimer Society of Ireland’s National Helpline 1800 341 341
New free call-back service which offers people with dementia and family carers from anywhere in Ireland the opportunity to book a 1:1 session with a Dementia Nurse or a Dementia Adviser during the COVID-19 public health emergency. People with dementia and their family carers who want to avail of this new service can contact the National Helpline to make an appointment which is open six days a week Monday to Friday 10am–5pm and Saturday 10am–4pm on 1800 341 341