The management and governance of Castleross Nursing & Convalescent Centre is directed by a team of dedicated and committed members of staff who continually strive to raise standards of care and continuously improve where and how we do things
Castleross Nursing & Convalescent Centre is family owned and managed, where our vision is simple; to preserve the dignity, individuality and privacy of the people who live here, in a manner that is sensitive to their ever changing needs. We are committed to providing high quality safe services while also endeavouring to improve each person's quality of life.
Initial construction work started at in 2002 for a 46 bed traditional home. However as demand for extra beds remained constant it was not long until Castleross grew to a capacity of 70 beds, 19 of which were reserved for our Alzheimer's and dementia specialised care.
From 2009 to present both ourselves and the centre have undergone a mammoth transformation in both culture and structure, something we are incredibly proud of.
Today, Castleross is a purpose built nursing and care centre located on the outskirts of the thriving market town of Carrickmacross, Co. Monaghan which is licensed to care for the 123 people that live here. The centre is divided into 4 Household:
The physical environment of each household and communal area are designed for the convenience and comfort of the people who live here and built on the principles of home.
Civic Centre & Communal Area
Castleross has two civic centres for communal activities , as well as a 1km ) on site internal walkway- St Francis Way) which is fully wheelchair accessible.
The "Village Centre" is at the heart of the different households with the following facilities available and accessible to all houses and visitors
Kavanagh Community Centre
The Kavanagh Community Centre is a large facility with full audio visual, catering facilities and toilet facilities. Large or small groups can be catered for in the centre. with regular activities scheduled such as
Each household can access the Kavanagh Centre internally or externally. The people who live in the adjoining retirement village - The Village@Castleross can also attend the activities in the centre in consultation with the team from Castleross.
About the proprietor - Paul McCoy
Castleross is a family run business that is owned and managed by Paul McCoy.
Paul is a nurse with many years experience in nursing and private business and he leads a team of dedicated staff who provide a level of care which is of the highest professional and clinical standards.
The staff at Castleross are charged to preserve the dignity and individuality of the people who live at Castleross