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Families Will Lose Their Home-Help Hours During Pandemic 

About 750 homecare workers are to be redeployed to nursing homes.

Family carers are being assured they won't be forgotten about if they lose homecare support because of the coronavirus. 

About 750 homecare workers are to be redeployed to nursing homes and other facilities during the crisis. 

It will mean several families will lose their home-help hours. 

Catherine Cox, from Family Carers Ireland, says they must not fall through the cracks:

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