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Redress for Women Resident in Certain Institutions

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The Redress for Women Resident in Certain Institutions Scheme

The scheme is for women who were in the Magdalen laundries, St. Mary’s Training Centre, Stanhope Street, Dublin 7 and House of Mercy Training School, Summerhill, Wexford.

The range of health services provided free of charge include:

  • general practitioner, medical and surgical services
  • acute inpatient services
  • drugs, medicines and surgical appliances
  • nursing services
  • home help services
  • dental, ophthalmic and aural services
  • counselling services
  • chiropody Services
  • physiotherapy services

How to apply

There is no need to apply to the HSE. The HSE will contact these women when notified by the Department of Justice & Equality of their acceptance to the scheme.

Download the application form.

The Department of Justice and Equality contact details for the scheme are:

The Restorative Justice Implementation Team
Department of Justice and Equality
Montague Court
Montague Street
Dublin 2

Tel: 01 476 8660
Email: info@idcmagdalen.ie

Women living overseas

The HSE has set up the Redress Reimbursement Scheme 2015 for healthcare costs for persons living overseas. This means that those living outside of Ireland can access the same range of health services provided under the scheme.

For further information contact:

Redress Reimbursement Scheme 2015
St. Joseph’s Campus
Mulgrave Street
Limerick
V94 C8DV

Tel: +353 (0)61 461138
Email: redress2015@hse.ie

Women living overseas are entitled to access the specified health services if they visit or return to Ireland. They are advised to contact their Community Health Organisation (CHO) for information before returning to Ireland.

Read more about the Redress for Women Resident in Certain Institutions Scheme

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