Care professionals experience double the level of mental health challenges than other individuals and half of all work related injuries in Ireland.
Care Agencies struggle with high costs and staff attraction and retention issues.
An Ireland where care professionals are nurtured, empowered & supported in their care role.
To empower care professionals via Supports, Resources & Wellness Solutions to tackle carer distress and improve quality of care.
In person supports and wellbeing programs for care workers commenced in County Galway. They included an information service and Yoga and Art therapy groups.
CNI pivoted from an in person wellbeing solution to a digital one. It provided carer support agencies with free wellbeing solutions during the pandemic while bringing its own services online. Workshops and Classes were delivered via Zoom and Information services were provided via social media, email and phone.
CNI began development if a One Stop Shop Digital Wellbeing Solution aimed at the Social Care Sector. General Information and Resources were shared via our Website, Phone and Email and workshops were delivered via Zoom. A E-store was added to Website. Two Pilots were carried out on a seperate platform, linked to our website.
Intuitive Elements were added to our pilot platform in 2022 to ensure a more user friendly experience. Carer Feedback was collated and an external host provider was chosen. The first phase of our digital platform, The CNI Hub had a soft launch with wellbeing, educational and general supports in Q4 2022.
CNI have added training and employment supports to CNI Hub platform and are trialing programmes with carer groups. We aim to launch platform by end of 2023.
CNI Programme Development
Child Care Manager/CNI Board
Construction/CNI Financial Officer
Social Care Worker/CNI H & S Officer