Daniel McGarry – Chairman

My name is Daniel McGarry, I’ve worked within mainstay drp since August 2018 I’m Head Chairman of mainstay’s staff Fourm. I’ve worked all over the service and have thoroughly enjoyed it. In my personal development plan, I see a lot of growth and opportunities to further my career right here in Mainstay Drp.

Ordhán Rooney – Vice Chairman


My name is Ordhán Rooney I’m currently a support worker in Carmel hill I’m the deputy head chairman for the organisations staff forum and also the organisations safety intervention instructor. I have worked for Mainstay DRP since May 2019 and have been a support worker since December 2021.

Sarah Grant – Support Worker

My name is Sarah and currently I work as a support worker within Mainstay DRP’s supported housing service. I have been part of the Mainstay team for twenty years and have worked in all services.

I enjoy working in an environment which offers me the chance to support our service users to achieve their full potential, promote their independence and ultimately empower them to be active members of the community.

Originally, I believed this to be a short- term job as I was nearing completion of a diploma in psychodynamic counselling however, I enjoyed my job so much I decided to stay.

Ciara Reid – HR/ Admin Officer

My name is Ciara Reid I am a HR/Admin Officer within the Central Office team.  I have worked here for 20 years

I enjoy enjoys working with people. Through my years of service I have become a familiar face to many of Mainstay’s staff and clients.

Holly Shields BSc (Hons)  – Marketing and Communications Officer

I am Holly, I have worked within the organisation for coming close to 7 years. I began my journey with Mainstay as a Assistant Support worker, then to Support Worker progressing to Team Leader and now in my dream role of Marketing and Communications Officer.

I love that  that my job requires sharing stories of the fantastic work of my colleagues and of the achievements of the people we support.