Cost of applying: Fold IrelandThere is a weekly rent for the accommodation and charge for care services provided. These prices have been agreed with the HSE. The cost of Housing-with-Care is €110 for rent and €70 for care, making the total cost to the resident €180 a week, with the HSE paying an additional €635 towards their care.

Included in the charge are the residents meals, heating, electricity, laundry services and repairs to the property.

Services that are not included within the weekly charge are those of a personal choice including: a telephone in your room, hairdressing, chiropody and prescription charges.