Services for Older People in Dublin South City

The HSE provides a broad range of services for older people in our community, including in-patient acute services, step down and convalescent care, day services, rehabilitation, community services, home care and home helps.

Any Housing Aid Grants for the Elderly transferred to Dublin City Council.

Hospitals and Homes for Older Persons
The long stay facilities in the area are listed below. There are also a large number of private nursing homes registered with the HSE. For a list of the registered private nursing homes in the area call (01) 648 6500. You can also read about choosing a Nursing Home and view a list of Private Nursing Homes and their Inspection Reports here.

Home Care Packages
Home Care pacakages facilitate timely discharge of older persons from acute hospitals. They support older people to continue to live in their own communities. For further information, Tel: (01) 648 6739.

Community Units for Older Persons
Brú Chaoimhín, Cork Street, Dublin 8 (01) 415 6500
Meath Community Unit, Meath Hospital, Dublin 8 (01) 707 7900
Bellvilla Community Unit, 129 South Circular Road, Dublin 8 (01) 454 8033