Care Team ; Stella Maris Nursing Home which a is family owned and run nursing home which was established in 2002. It is managed by the proprietor Ann Maloney along with a dedicated team of staff who are committed to:

  • Maintaining and enhancing the quality of life for residents,Care Team at Stella Maris Nursing Home Tuam Co Galway
  • Ensuring that the privacy and dignity of residents is respected,
  • Maintaining a safe physical and emotional environment,
  • Preserving the autonomy of residents by guaranteeing free expression of opinion and freedom of choice, and
  • Helping residents  in maintaining their independence.

24 hour nursing care is provided at Stella Maris with our Registered Nurses always on duty, and assisted by our team of Health care assistants and a doctor on call.The staff of Stella Maris forms a dedicated, experienced and skilled Care Team of over 48 members who work closely together in providing a caring and professional service to our residents.

All Health care assistants are FETAC “Care of the Elderly” qualified. Each member of our team has been carefully chosen for their abilities and interest in helping those in need of care. Staff at Stella Maris Nursing Home have received training in …


  • Manual Lifting and Handling
  • Fire Safety training
  • Health and Safety
  • Infection Control
  • Food Hygiene
  • Challenging Behaviour
  • Elderly Abuse
  • End of Life Care
  • Tracheostomy care.


  • CPR
  • Incontinence training
  • Medication Management
  • Dementia Care training
  • Wound Care
  • Palliative Care and Pain Management
  • Nutrition care
  • Care planning

As well as our dedicated team of staff, we also have visits from the following professionals:

  • Doctors
  • Occupational therapist
  • Physiotherapist
  • Chiropodist
  • Hairdresser/barber
  • Ophthalmologist
  • Dentist