Reminiscence – Our Old Freinds

This week in the reminiscence programme we decided to look back through old photographs. It was great to see pictures and remember old friends who once attended Riverview (some moved on to new places and some who passed away) we had a good laugh on how people had changed over the years and exchanged stories of…

Our Visit To The Wax Museum

We see them on our TV’s, we read about them in books and we even hear people talk about them in conversation. The people I’m referring to are poets, such as Brendan Behan, writers like George Bernard Shaw, TV pundits Eamon Dunphy, Irish freedom fighters like Padraig Pearse, Disney characters, politicians and Irish Presidents. These…

From the 1st of July…..

As part of a health-care organisation, EVE is committed to promoting the health of the participants and staff in our services. Smoking is one of the leading causes of death and illness and we have an obligation to everyone to address this critical public health issue. In line with national HSE policy, EVE plans to…

“Unity in our Community” in Ballyroan Library.

As part of Riverview’s push for “Unity in our Community”, another one of our service users, Aubrey, has recently enrolled at Ballyroan Library. As a result,  Aubrey has received his membership card for the library, which in turn enables him to branch out and attend any library in Dublin. As part of the overall aim…

Glasnevin Museum / Cemetery tour.

Last Thursday a group of us decided to take a very interesting and enjoyable journey back in time  with a visit to Glasnevin Museum / Cemetery tour. As we stood over the graves of these famous Irish historical icons and listening to our guide giving us a short insight to their lives, it was hard…

Riverview A Week in Review W/Ending 29th May

Swimming in Terenure College         Healthy Hike in The National War Memorial Gardens Islandbridge.           Bowling in the Leisure plex Tallaght