Candidate for Cork South Central 

Patricia holds a Masters in Nursing Education and a Bachelor of Law from University College Cork. Patricia is a self-employed Public Health Nursing Consultant with over thirty years international and national experience in clinical nursing and education.

Patricia joined the SocDems because she believes in honest politics, policies that are solution-focused and the long-term goals of the party.

Patricia is currently involved in several projects related to the development of public health nurse practice in child health, welfare and protection.  Patricia is passionate about professional accountability and the need for reform of our health services.

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The SocDems believe in an Ireland where high quality public services, strong communities and a thriving economy combine to create a fairer society.

“I joined the Social Democrats because I believe in honest politics, solutions-focused policies and the long-term plans of the party.”

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5 days ago

Patricia O' Dwyer

One of the brightest stars on the international political stage is a progressive social democrat. have a listen to the practice of politics with passion.and compassion.

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"It takes courage and strength to be empathetic" New Zealand's PM Jacinda Ardern on a kinder style of leadership.
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5 days ago

Patricia O' Dwyer

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for inclusion on a panel from which appointments may be made to the position of: RECORDS MANAGER & DATA PROTECTION (COMBINED) OFFICER (3 YEAR FIXED TERM CONTRACT) ℹ️Application form and full details can be downloaded from and are available at the Main Reception Desk, Cork City Council, New Civic Offices, Anglesea Street, Cork, T12 T997. ➡️Queries relating to this post should be addressed to 📆The closing date for receipt of completed applications for this position is 5.00 pm Friday, 30 November 2018. Applicants may be shortlisted on the basis of the information supplied on the application form. Canvassing will automatically disqualify. Cork City Council is an equal opportunities employer. ... See MoreSee Less

7 days ago

Patricia O' Dwyer

Would you like to learn more about Educate Together and the Cork City Campaign? Come for a casual coffee from 10am-11am on Thursday 15th in St. Peter's Cork on North Main Street. ... See MoreSee Less

1 week ago

Patricia O' Dwyer

The going rates for rental properties are totally out of whack with many people’s incomes. Rent pressure zones aren't the solution to this crisis - we need an emergency rent freeze. ... See MoreSee Less

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Patricia O' Dwyer

Are you in the catchment for the new school for Cork City in 2019? If you are a parent of a pre-school child in the area you will be able to vote in the upcoming survey by the Department of Education and Skills. Please share with any parents you know in the area so they can all get a chance to have a say in the future of primary education in Cork South City. ... See MoreSee Less

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@SocDems will be campaiging all the way up to the Local Elections in May. We hope to have a candidate running in every area in Cork City and County. If you want to see real change for Cork, now is the time to get involved. Thanks @GMMcGuinness @CorkSocDems #SocDems

Congratulations to Our very own Douglas Street!!! Winners of the best urban neighborhood 🎆 What a start to the evening #ipbpop2018 🏅🏅🏅

A fond and heartfelt farewell to Dr Chris Luke on his retirement. A friend to all and and advocate for those he cared for. @CUH_Cork @PeopleofHSE

BREAKING: Defying Trump’s wishes CNN’s Jim Acosta just confidently and heroically strutted back into the White House to faithfully represent America’s free press.

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