Latest updates on COVID-19 April 1st

Latest updates on COVID-19 April 1st Published: 1 April 2020 From: Department of Health The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been informed that 14 patients diagnosed with COVID-19 in Ireland have died. 10 deaths located in the east, 4 in the south the patients included 7 females and 7 males 8 patients were reported […]

Contingency Plan for all Special Needs Assistants

Contingency Plan for all Special Needs Assistants From: Department of Education and Skills The Minister for Education and Skills Joe McHugh TD has today announced a contingency plan for all Special Needs Assistants to be available for a new temporary assignment scheme as part of the government’s response to COVID-19. A dedicated process has been […]

17 Deaths and 325 New Cases of Covid 19

17 Deaths and 325 New Cases of Covid 19 Statement from the National Public Health Emergency Team – Tuesday 31 March The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been informed that 17 patients diagnosed with COVID-19 in Ireland have died. 8 deaths located in the east, 3 in the south, 3 in the north-west and […]

Gardai helping in the Community

Gardai helping in the Community Community Policing Unit Waterford assisting in the collection and delivery of medicines in Waterford City. Garda Moriarty engaged with Sam Mc Cauley’s Pharmacy in assisting a customer who could not attend the store to collect their items due to the recent “cocooning” measures. Community Policing Waterford is utilising the Community […]

Waterford Community Support Helpline of 1800 250 185

Waterford Community Support Helpline of 1800 250 185 A dedicated community support helpline of 1800 250 185 and email contact covidsupport@waterfordcouncil.ie have been established in Waterford City and County to assist at risk members of the public in accessing non-emergency and non-medical supports and advice during the current public health emergency. The confidential phone service […]

8 Deaths Reported on Monday the 30th of March

8 Deaths Reported on Monday the 30th of March Statement from the National Public Health Emergency Team – Monday 30 March Published: 30 March 2020 From: Department of Health The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been informed that 8 patients diagnosed with COVID-19 in Ireland have died. 6 deaths located in the east, 1 […]

New Help Line from Waterford Council

New Help Line from Waterford Council 0761 10 20 20 Open from 8am to 8pm 7 days a week. Waterford City and County Council takes the lead in joining together local organisations to assist citizens during Covid-19 The confidential phoneline service available from Monday is being established by the new COVID-19 Waterford Community Response Forum, […]

Update on COVID 19 Payments

Update on COVID 19 Payments Update on payments awarded for COVID-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment And Jobseeker Payments Published: 30 March 2020 From: Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection Update on COVID 19 Payments; On Friday 27 March 2020, payments were issued in respect of 283,000 people who were awarded payment of the COVID-19 Pandemic […]

200 New Confirmed Cases and 10 Deaths

200 New Confirmed Cases and 10 Deaths Statement from the National Public Health Emergency Team – Sunday 28 March Published: 29 March 2020 From: Department of Health The Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) has today been informed that 10 patients diagnosed with COVID-19 in Ireland have died, 8 male and 2 female. 6 deaths are […]

Essential Service Providers

Essential Service Providers List of essential service providers under new public health guidelines Published: 28 March 2020 From: Department of the Taoiseach The government has decided that everyone should stay at home until 12 April 2020, except for the following situations: to travel to and from work, or for purposes of work, only where the […]