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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2 days ago

Patricia O' Dwyer

Today Social Democrats called for a nation wide rent freeze.in the face of soaring rents which will see an entire generation of individuals and families who will never be able to own or rent a house.

Anne-Marie McNally
We are now seeing the emergence of a grass roots campaign over the housing crisis, large numbers of people are increasingly saying "enough is enough", the lockedout generation now face the prospect of never having independent housing @RoisinShortall

#raisetheroof #TakeBackTheCity #socdems
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4 weeks ago

Patricia O' Dwyer

In a previous post I highlighted the plight of older people detained in nursing homes. Sage Advocacy Service support older people and vulnerable adults in having their voices heard . Click the link below to read Sage newslettermailchi.mp/sage/sage-page-julyaugust-2018 ... See MoreSee Less

In a previous post I highlighted the plight of  older people detained in nursing homes. Sage Advocacy Service support older people and vulnerable adults in having their voices heard . Click the link below to read Sage newsletter

4 weeks ago

Patricia O' Dwyer

Less than 500 hundred yards from my house the entrance to St Joseph's Greenmount Industrial School known for it excessive harsh regime and abuse of boys 3500 approx passed through the gates Words are not enough #standingnsolidarity and remembering all those whose lives have been destroyed by the Presentation Brothers who ran the school. ... See MoreSee Less

Less than 500 hundred yards from my house the entrance to St Josephs Greenmount Industrial School known for it excessive harsh regime and abuse of boys 3500 approx passed through the gates Words are not enough #standingnsolidarity and remembering all those whose lives have been destroyed by the Presentation Brothers who ran the school.

Majority of people wish to be cared for in their own home & communities for as long as possible, services need to be oriented to cater for people at lowest appropriate level of complexity & to provide high quality residential care when & if this is needed https://t.co/tsIXEN5gXP

Long-term Care | Sage Advocacy

Long-term Care.

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A great applause for @RoisinShortall as she calls for accountability in the senior levels of the public services at the #JFKSS

“There must be accountability at a senior level within our public service” @RoisinShortall #JFKSS

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