Senior Services


 

Handy Services you may not know about in Dublin 15

Security Alarms/Pendant Alarms

Alarm private cost €250 plus annual monitoring fee of €66 If you are 65 or over living alone – there is a grant for alarm – applications are made through community alert group

Contact

Sally Burke St. Peregrines

Phone

01 8216876
086 8740661

Contact

Gemma Task alarms

Phone

01 8435889

Contact

Blanchardstown Care and Repair Service – small repairs

Phone

01 8206171
087 7388527

Email

careandrepair@bap.ie

Parish Visitation

Local parishes, a volunteer service providing friendship for people who are lonely or experiencing isolation Fr. Dan Joe, first Friday visitation, parish sisters Crosscare Blanchardstown – Crosscare Connections

Contact: Fr. Dan Joe

Phone

01 8219892

Fingal Housebound Library Service

Fingal deliver a library service to those who are unable to access their own local library because of illness, mobility impairment or disability.

Unit 34, Coolmine Industrial Estate,
Blanchardstown, Dublin 15.

Phone

01 8221564

Email

mobilelibraries@fingal.ie

Website & Timetables

Website and Timetables

Vantastic Dublin 15

Vantastic is a Not for Profit Irish Charity that offers transport services to people with disabilities and ageing & older people (65+) with mobility impairments.

Chase House, City Junction Business Park
Northern Cross, Dublin 17

Phone

1800 242703

Website

vantastic.ie

Senior Helpline is a national confidential listening service for older people provided by trained older volunteers. No landline call costs more than 30 cent.

Lines are open every day from 10am to 10pm, 365 days a year, including Christmas Day, St Stephen’s Day and New Year’s Day. Senior Help Line remains open when many statutory services are closed, and is recognised as a primary health care service helping to support older people in their community.

As well as responding to individual callers, Senior Help Line advocates nationally for older people in Ireland, representing their needs, concerns and wishes to media, the general public, politicians and key stakeholders.

Phone

1850 440 444

Website

seniorhelpline

HSE – Primary Care Teams

Health Centres Covering Corduff / Mulhuddart /Tyrrelstown / Mountview / Blakestown /Coolmine / Hartstown / Huntstown / Clonsilla / Ongar / Littlepace / Roselawn /Castleknock / Carpenterstown / The Ward. The Primary Care Teams are multidisciplinary teams operating in the community. Services include nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists, community mental health nurse/psychologysts, social workers, speech and language therapists.

Corduff Health Centre

Phone

01 8211131

Hartstown Health Centre

Phone

01 8662800

Roselawn Health Centre

Phone

01 6464500

Mountview Health Centre

Phone

01 8207032

Riverside Medical Centre

Phone

01 6467865

HSE Infoline

Phone

1850 24 1850

Email

info@hse.ie

Carecall

A free telephone support service for people who feel alone or vunerable. The service offers a free telephone call to have a friendly chat and to check on your well being. We can also remind you of any Doctor or hospital appointments if necessary. Voluntary/Community Services Care Call – (Formerly The Friendly Call Service) , referrals come through public health nurses.

Buzzardstown Campus,
Mulhuddart, Dublin 15.

Phone

01 8913000

Email

laura.oreilly@carecall.ie

Corduff Community Maintenance Services was set up by community groups for community groups to provide professional and affordable maintenance, cheaper than the inflated prices of private contractors. We endeavour to provide a complete maintenance service to all Community Programmes across the Dublin area, we also offer a secure and subsidised service to Senior Citizens in the Dublin 15 area.

Corduff Campus, Corduff,
Dublin 15.

Phone

01-6405121
087 9126678

Email

charliecorduffcampus@eircom.net
catherinecorduffcampus@eircom.net

Blanchardstown Centre for Independent Living

Blanchardstown Centre for Independent Living aim to ensure that Disabled people can live full and active lives in the community and participate in all aspects of society.The centre is owned and operated by people with disabilities and there is always a majortity of people with disabilities on the Board.

Parkside House, Floor 2,
Main Street, Mulhuddart, Dublin 15

Phone

01 8270609

Email

admin@bcil.ie

Age Action is a charity which promotes positive ageing and better policies and services for older people. Working with, and on behalf of, older people Age Action aim to make Ireland the best place in the world in which to grow older.

Age Action Ireland,
30/31 Lower Camden Street, Dublin 2

Phone

01 4756989

Email

info@ageaction.ie

Website

ageaction.ie

ALONE supports older people in need through a befriending service, long-term housing and crisis support in the community. ALONE do not duplicate services provided by other organisations, but work in partnership to ensure the best outcome for the older person in need. Every older person who contacts Alone for help receives a direct service from Alone or are referred on to an organisation who can provide them with the support they require.

Olympic House, Pleasants Street,
Dublin 8, Ireland

Phone

01 6791032

Email

enquiries@alone.ie

Website

alone.ie

FOLD Ireland provides apartments and houses for older people and families. In addition, the Association provides supported housing with 24 hour care for frail and older people.

FOLD Ireland enhances the quality of life for many people in the community by providing a unique combination of accommodation and associated service options. These include: Housing-with-Care and day care for frail older people and people with dementia; sheltered housing; and general needs accommodation for families.

The TeleCare service provides a range of highly effective safety and home security solutions that enable frail, older and disabled people to continue to live independently in their own homes. This service offers 24 hour support through a team of highly trained TeleCare call advisors.

FoldIreland, Suite C,
Ashtown Business Centre, Navan Rd, Dublin 15

Phone

01 8097134

Email

enquiries@foldireland.ie

Cuan Ros

A free telephone support service for people who feel alone or vunerable. The service offers a free telephone call to have a friendly chat and to check on your well being. We can also remind you of any Doctor or hospital appointments if necessary. Voluntary/Community Services Care Call – (Formerly The Friendly Call Service) , referrals come through public health nurses.

Buzzardstown Campus,
Mulhuddart, Dublin 15

Phone

01 8913000

Email

laura.oreilly@carecall.ie

Elder Abuse

A free telephone support service for people who feel alone or vunerable. The service offers a free telephone call to have a friendly chat and to check on your well being. We can also remind you of any Doctor or hospital appointments if necessary. Voluntary/Community Services Care Call – (Formerly The Friendly Call Service) , referrals come through public health nurses.

St Mary’s Hospital,
Phoenix Park, Dublin 15

Phone

01 6250447

Email

Safeguarding.cho9@hse.ie

Contact

Safer Blanchardstown
Fingal Library
Blanchardstown Shopping Centre
Blanchardstown
Dublin 15

(01) 870 8494

info@saferblanchardstown.com

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