Mental Health Services in Dublin North Central

When an individual experiences a mental health problem, contact with their GP is usually their first formal attempt to seek help. This contact can be the key to a timely and successful resolution of their mental health problem. The GP will either identify the problem and treat it or refer the person on to the locally based consultant-led mental health team.

Consultant-led multidisciplinary teams provide services on a geographical basis to the following districts:

  • Ballymun (01) 846 7084
  • Mater Hospital catchment area (01) 868 1400
  • Marino (01) 836 9900
  • Millmount (01) 837 8763
  • North Strand (01) 855 4590

Access to the teams is through GP referral.

Mental Health Hospital Services

St. Vincent's Hospital, Fairview, Dublin 3 (01) 884 2400

Mater Hospital 9 (St. Aloysius Ward) (01) 830 1122

There is also a network of Day Centres and a Day Hospital at Crannog, Richmond Road. Access is through consultant referral.

Community Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Services

Dublin North City and County Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS)

Dublin North City and County CAMHS is delivered by 5 multidisciplinary teams on a geographical basis.

Team A

Metropolitan Building, James Joyce Street, Dublin 1

Phone: (01) 8796800

Fax: (01) 8796850

Team B

Ballymun Healthcare Facility, Civic Offices, Ballymun Road, Dublin 9.

Phone: (01) 8467219

Fax: (01) 8467502

Team C

Metropolitan Building, James Joyce Street, Dublin 1

Phone: (01) 8796800

Fax: (01) 8796850

Team D

Darndale Health Centre, Darndale Village Centre, Dublin 17

Phone: (01) 8771552

Fax: (01) 8796850

Team E

Swords Health Centre, Bridge Street, Swords, Co. Dublin

Phone: (01) 8907152 (Health Centre) or (01) 807 5392 (Plaza)

Fax: 01 890 7110

Psychiatry of Later Life

This is a service for those over 65 years who are experiencing mental illness or dementia for the first time. Referral to the consultant-led-team is through the GP service.

61 Eccles Street, Dublin 7

Phone: (01) 860 0488