As you know, we are facing a global health crisis with Coronavirus (COVID-19). The Irish government has given the public advice and instructions for what is going on, and how you and your family can stay safe and healthy.

 Information from the HSE:

Coronavirus - What is it?

How to Protect Yourself

Public Health Advice Posters

As this situation evolves, continue checking these sources for accurate and updated information.
Unemployment Payment

EAPN has shared information on unemployment payments and how to apply if your work has been impacted by the virus.

 Social Distancing

'Social distancing' is a highly effective method for stopping the spread of this virus. There seems to be a little confusion around about what social distancing actually means for parents and children.

The HSE has provided information on forms of social distancing with the Do's and Don'ts of self-isolation and self-quarantine.

  • Listen to this interview about 'social distancing' with GP Dr. Sarah Callaghan on Ryan Tubridy
  • Useful info from Healthy Ireland on best practices for parents
  • Samantha Libreri shares an informative video message from a doctor at St. James Hospital



With weddings, funerals, baptisms, pilgrimages etc being very common in the community, the Parish is issuing some advice on all religious services with the outbreak of COVID-19.


Published: 23 March 2020