Children and Family Services in Clare

Child Health
Area Medical Teams visit schools in the area to give vaccinations like the MMR, Meningitis C, Rubella etc. They also work with Public Health Nurses to check on a child's development from birth onwards, through a series of standard regular checks. Area Medical Officers also play an important role in managing outbreaks of illness like measles or mumps in the area. Phone: 065 686 3470

Immunisation is a simple, safe and effective way of protecting your child against certain diseases. Children and young people in Ireland are entitled to certain vaccinations and immunisation services free of charge. These vaccines are provided by your GP, in hospitals, at Health Centres, at home or at school. Phone: 065 686 3474

For more information on immunisation talk to your GP, Public Health Nurse, call HSELive 1800 700 700 or visit -

Clare Early Intervention Centre
Lifford Road, Ennis, (on grounds of St. Joseph's Hospital) Phone: 065 686 3500

Child and Adolescent Mental health Service (CAMHS),

Unit 6, Quin Road Business Park, Quin Road, Ennis, Co. Clare. Phone: 065 670 6601

This service is provided by a multidisciplinary team consisting of Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Nurses, Social Workers, Social Care Workers, Occupational Therapists and Speech and Language Therapists.

Clinical Psychology Service
Sian Harris, Senor Clinical Psychologist, First Floor, Primary Care Centre, Station Road, Ennis, Co. Clare.
Eircode: V95 TY4E. Phone: 065 686 2754

Community Development Service
Riverhouse, Gort Rd., Ennis. Phone: 065 686 3927

Child & Family Centre
Limerick Phone: 061 48 369