Moneymore’s 106-year-old Brigid receives comfy new armchair

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One of the oldest woman in Northern Ireland – 106 year old Brigid Devlin from Moneymore has just recieved a comfy new armchair.

Brigid worked for most of her life as a nurse in New York City and even nursed former US President John F Kennedy back to health after he broke his leg.

Martina Tierney OT donated a new Seating Matters Sorrento chair to Brigid to keep her supported and comfortable.

“When I read about Brigid reaching this incredible milestone and learned she was already using a Seating Matters chair, I wanted to do something special for her.”

Brigid’s favourite thing about the new chair? “She loves that it matches the colour of her bright blue eyes.”

Seating Matters are changing the world of healthcare seating, they have designed the world’s leading range of specialised seating to improve comfort and quality of life for those in healthcare environments such as hospitals and care homes.