This is so heartwarming it melted the snow.


If there's been one over-riding thing that has emerged from our recent snowfest is that this country is built on it's communities and it's people.

And this story is testament to that belief.

Aoife is based in Blessington, Co. Wicklow one of the hardest hit areas. Her Mother, who suffers from Parkinson's Disease is in hospital at the moment in Naas. 

Because of the Parkinsons, Maura's speech was affected and she had difficulty over the phone.

Aoife put it out on social media that if anyone was in the hospital just to pop and say hello to her Mam.

Up stepped Emma.

Aoife tells Muireann the full story and her Mam's special request!

Aoife and Emma are telling their story on Claire Byrne Live tonight at 10.35pm on RTÉ One.

Here is Aoife's post:

And here's the lady herself, Aoife's Mammy Maura checking out Facebook and all the comments people left. She said that her Dad was getting FOMO when he heard the story!

And here's another neighbour being awesome: