Useful Links

Assist Ireland
7th Floor, Hume House, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4
Tel: 1890 277 478
Website: www.assistireland.ie

CARELOCAL
Carmichael Centre, North Brunswick Street, Dublin 7
Tel: 01 878 2358
Website: www.carelocal.ie

Irish Wheelchair Association
Blackheath Drive, Clontarf, Dublin 3
Tel: 01 818 6455
Website: www.iwa.ie

Age Action
30/31 Lower Camden Street, Dublin 2
Tel: 01 475 6989
Website: www.ageaction.ie

Age and Opportunity
Marino Institute of Education, Griffith Avenue, Dublin 9
Tel: 01 805 7709
Website: www.olderinireland.ie

Alone
1 Willie Bermingham Place, Kilmainham Lane, Dublin 8
Tel: 01 679 1032
Website: www.alone.ie

Alzheimer Society of Ireland
Tel: 01 207 3800


Website: www.alzheimer.ie

Care Alliance Ireland
Coleraine House, Coleraine Street, Dublin 7
Tel: 01 874 7776 / 087 207 3265
Website: www.carealliance.ie

Carers Association
National Office, Bolger House, Patrick Street, Tullamore, Co. Offaly
Tel: 057 932 2920 / 057 932 2664
Website: www.carersireland.com

Citizens Information
Citizens Information Board, 7th Floor, Hume House, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4
Tel: 1890 777 121
Website: www.citizensinformation.ie

Department of Social and Family Affairs
Offices all over Ireland
Tel: 1890 66 22 44 (Lo Call)
Website: www.welfare.ie

Friends of the Elderly
25 Bolton Street, Dublin 1
Tel: 01 873 1855
Website: www.friendsoftheelderly.ie

Health Service Exective (HSE)
Oak House, Millennium Park, Naas, Co. Kildare
Tel: 045 880 400 / 01 635 2500
Website: www.hse.ie

 

Health Information Quality Authority (HIQA)

Unit 1301, Citygate, Mahon, Cork

Tel: 021 240 9340

Website: www.hiqa.ie

 

Nursing Homes Ireland

Unit A5, Centre Point Business Park, Oak Road, Dublin 12

Tel: 01 429 2570

Website: www.nhi.ie

 

Hospitals

 

Kerry General Hospital - 066 718 4000

Bin Secours Hospital, Tralee - 066 714 9800

Cork University Hospital - 021 454 6400

 

Local Health Office Services

 

Local Health Office - 066 712 1566

Public Health Nurse Office, Tralee - 066 719 5676

Medical Cards / GP Visit Cards - 1890 25 2919

 

Garda Station

 

Tralee Garden Station - 066 710 2300

 

Out of hours service

 

SouthDoc - 1850 335 999

 

Helpline Numbers

 

Childline (Freephone) - 1800 666666

Parentline - 1890 927277

Barnardos - 1850 222300

Womens Aid - 1800 341900

Rape Crisis Line - 1800 778888

Positive Options (Tralee ) - 066 7120622

Alcoholics Anonymous (Tralee) - 066 7128720

Addiction Counselling Service (Tralee) - 066 7184968

Kerry Adolescent Counselling Service (Tralee) - 066 7181333

Console (Bereavement Services) - 1800 201890

Samaritans - 1850 609090

Aware - 1890 303302

One Life (suicide Helpline) - 1800 247100

Pieta House Kerry - 066 7163660

Jigsaw (Tralee) - 066 7186785

Bodywhys (eating disorders helpline) - 1890 200444

Spunout (Youth Info) - 091 533693

Kerry Hospice Foundation - 066 7184085

Kerry Cancer Support - 066 7195560

Alzheimers Society - 066 7180377

 

Useful Websites

 

Medical Cards - www.medicalcard.ie

Youth Health Support - www.spunout.ie

Support Service for Teenagers - www.teanline.org

Samaritans - www.samaritans.org

Console (Bereavement through suicide) - www.console.ie

Alcoholics Anonoymous Ireland - www.alcoholicsanonoymous.ie

www.wellwoman.ie

www.cervicalcheck.ie

www.breastcheck.ie

www.immunisation.ie

www.citizensinformation.ie

 

Mental Health

 

Ireland - www.mentalhealthireland.ie

Aware - www.aware.ie

Bodywhys - www.bodywhys.ie

Spunout (Youth info site) - www.spunout.ie

Health Information - www.patients.co.uk