Are you looking for affordable accommodation? Can you offer a few hours of companionship each week to the older householder?
While working in Ireland are you looking for accommodation at a reasonable price throughout Ireland or are you looking for a short housing?
Do you know that you can share the housing of an "elderly" person who is looking for some company?
This allows you to have a pleasant living environment with a much cheaper rent in exchange for a benevolent presence and a little bit of help.
What Is Homeshare?
Homeshare enables two unrelated people to share a home for mutual benefit.
IS HOMECARE RIGHT FOR ME
Who benefits from a homeshare agreement?
A fulltime professional or fulltime student who not only wants to save money by not paying high rents, but also wants to make a difference in someone’s life
We are especially interested in hearing from those from a health sciences or community service background (medicine, nursing, social workers, OT’s, physio’s, paramedics, Gardai, fire fighter’s etc…)
A person who wants to live closer to their place of work or college
A person who wants to live in an area they may not normally afford or consider
Benefits For the Homesharer:
Save money, by not paying rent
Living in places, which otherwise may be inaccessible
Meeting new and different people and learning from them
If this is a solution that you are interested in, several agencies offer this system: