Services for Older People in Louth

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 our Nursing Home Section, on: (042) 938 1344.

You can also register any comments or complaints about a nursing home at this number.
Louth, Co-ordinator, Services for Older People, Dublin Rd., Dundalk Tel: (042) 938 1268.

Nursing Homes
Boyne View House, Drogheda (041) 983 7495
Cottage Hospital, Drogheda (041) 980 1100
St. Joseph's Hospital, Ardee (041) 685 3304
St. Joseph's Hospital, Ardee (041) 685 3304
St. Mary's Hospital, Drogheda (041) 983 8680

Home Support Services
Home Support Workers work with vulnerable people in the community, who through illness or disability are in need of help with day to day tasks. A home
help might visit for a couple of hours per day, to help with housework, shopping, or sometime may provide more personal care like help with dressing,
bathing etc. You can access this service through your Public Health Nurse or call: 933 2287

Hospice Care
Hospice Care is provided to people and families in the last days of their lives. It is a sensitive and holistic service, delivered either in a hospice or at home and designed to give comfort and dignity.
Home Care (Palliative) Nursing
Dóchas Centre, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital, Drogheda, Tel: (041) 987 5259
Our Lady's Hospice, Harold's Cross, Dublin 6 Tel: (01) 406 8700