Older People Services in Kildare and West Wicklow

Services for Older People
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.

You should contact your Public Health Nurse, at your local Health Centre, to access all these services.

Hospitals and Homes for Older Persons
This is a list of the public nursing homes and long stay facilities in the area. 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:

Poplar House, Poplar Square, Naas, Co. Kildare Tel: (045) 876 001
You can also register any comments or complaints about a nursing home at this number.

Hospitals and Homes for Older Persons
Brú Chaoimhín, Cork Street, Dublin 8 (01) 415 6500
Cherry Orchard Hospital, Ballyfermot, Dublin 10 (01) 626 4702
Meath Community Unit, Meath Hospital, Dublin 8 (01) 707 7900
Bellvilla Community Unit, 129 South Circular Road, Dublin 8 (01) 454 8033
St. Brigid's Home, Crooksling, Brittas, Co. Dublin (01) 458 2123
Clonskeagh Hospital, Vergemount, Clonskeagh, Dublin 6 (01) 268 0300
Baggot Street Hospital, Baggot Street, Dublin 4 (01) 669 9300
Coiscéim, Tivoli Road, Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin Psyco Geriatric Unit (01) 280 4141
Connolly Hospital, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15 (01) 646 5000
St. Mary's Hospital, Phoenix Park, Dublin 20 (01) 625 0300
Cuan Ros Unit for the Elderly, Navan Road, Dublin 7 (01) 868 6012
St. Clare's Home, Ballymun, Dublin 9 (01) 837 3619
Seanchara Community Unit, St. Canice's Road, Dublin 11 (01) 837 3726
St. Monica's Home, Belvedere Place, Dublin 1 (01) 855 7523
Clarehaven, St. Canice's Road, Ballygall, Dublin 11 (01) 837 2409
Ashgrove House, Navan Road, Dublin 7 (01) 838 2277
St. Colman's Hospital, Rathdrum, Co. Wicklow (0404) 46 109
Wicklow District Hospital, Wicklow town, Co. Wicklow (0404) 67 108
Psycho-Geriatric Unit, Newcastle Hospital, Greystones, Co. Wicklow (01) 280 4141
Community Unit for the Elderly, Kilbegnet Close, Dalkey, Co. Dublin (01) 235 3200
Baltinglass District Hospital, Co. Wicklow (059) 648 1255
Drogheda Memorial Hospital/St. Brigid's Hospice, The Curragh, Co. Kildare (045) 441 270
Maynooth Community Care Unit, Leinster Street, Maynooth, Co. Kildare (01) 610 6351
St. Vincent's Hospital, Athy, Co. Kildare (059) 863 1614

Home Improvement Scheme
Any Housing Aid Grants for the Elderly transferred to the County Council.