The Care Trust has won the prestigious Good Governance Award for best Annual Report. Award Winners were announced at an event in the National Concert Hall on 14th November 2019

The Good Governance Awards are national awards that recognise and encourage adherence to good governance by non-profit organisations in Ireland. The awards were developed by Carmichael with the support of partners and leading national bodies in the non-profit sector.  A year ago, The Care Trust won the award for best Governance Initiative.

The Care Trust was proud to have been a finalist in the Published Accounts Awards 2019. This selection by the Chartered Accountants Ireland Leinster Society, announced on 1st October 2019, recognises the quality of reporting in our latest published Annual Report. This is the second time in 3 years that we have been shortlisted for these prestigious awards.

Celebrating excellence in Annual Report presentation, the Published Accounts Awards have been encouraging companies to attain the highest standards in financial reporting for more than 40 years.




Our beneficiaries, the Central Remedial Clinic, Rehab and the Mater University Hospital rely on funds provided by The Care Trust.

Our beneficiaries receive state funding and fund-raise directly themselves, however funds raised by The Care Trust funds are a very important source of extra funding which can be allocated to different projects as required.

The Central Remedial Clinic (CRC)

The Central Remedial Clinic – is a national organisation for the care, treatment and development of children and adults with physical and multiple disabilities. Most clients attending the CRC have a congenital physical disability such as Cerebral Palsy, Muscular Dystrophy, Spina Bifida or Erbs Palsy.

The Rehab Group

Investing in people, changing perspectives

The Rehab Group provides health and social care, training, education, rehabilitation and employment services for young people and adults with physical, sensory and intellectual disabilities. It also offers assistance to people with mental health difficulties, autism and acquired brain injury. A range of essential services are also provided for older people, carers and others who are marginalised.

The Mater University Hospital

The Mater University Hospital – 150 years caring for the nation commonly referred to as the Mater Hospital, holds a unique place in the delivery of healthcare not only to the community of North Dublin but also to the rest of the country with its tertiary services. The hospital has two national specialities, Cardio- Thoracic surgery (including transplantation) and Spinal Injuries. Other areas of expertise include breast cancer screening and oncology.


The Care Trust – Supporting CRC, Rehab and Mater University Hospital

The Care Trust is owned on a 50/50 basis by The Central Remedial Clinic (CRC) and Rehab and our evolution dates back over 50 years to when our parent bodies were founded. We are a not-for-profit organisation with registered charitable status. For over 50 years The Care Trust has been raising essential funds to support the work of our beneficiaries – the Central Remedial Clinic, Rehab and the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital. Our work ensures that many thousands of children and adults with physical, medical or intellectual disabilities, those who are socially disadvantaged and those requiring medical care, have the opportunity to achieve their full potential and enjoy the same quality of life as everyone else Our beneficiaries receive state funding and also fundraise directly themselves. However the money provided by The Care Trust is hugely important as it is a vital source of extra funding which is allocated to a broad range of projects and services supporting children and adults. It is your contributions and support that allows our beneficiaries to continue their work and have a lasting impact on thousands of people and their families across Ireland availing of services in Health care, Social care, Rehabilitation & employment and to children and adults with disabilities.

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The Care Trust has been raising essential funds for over 50 years on behalf of its beneficiaries all of whom provide vital services and support for children and adults with disabilities, those who are disadvantaged and those requiring medical care.

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Seeing Double as Renault and The Care Trust get Lucky Winners on the Road with the All-New Renault Clio

The Care Trust (TCT), with the support of Renault Ireland, recently handed over two All-New Renault Clios to Pat Qualter of Corrandulla, Co. Galway and Mayo man Eamonn Bourke of Ballina, at JJ Burke Renault in Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo. Earlier this year, Renault Ireland announced a new partnership with Irish charity The Care Trust to …