Nursing home residents availing of the Fair Deal Nursing Homes Support Scheme will not have to pay more for their care. The Minister with responsibility for older people, Kathleen Lynch, confirmed there’ll be no increase in contributions, following the publication of the Review of the Fair Deal Nursing Homes Scheme. The Minister also said they need to look at the provision of specialist care for people with dementia, who are living longer. Nursing Homes Irelandf But Tadhg Daly of Nursing Homes Ireland said there is no plan in place to cope with this yet: [audio_player src=””]