Hospital Chaplains

Ministers are appointed to hospitals and other caring facilities to provide pastoral care to patients and staff alike. They also provide a link between the patient and their home Church during their stay in hospital.

The information provided below is current as of October 2012.

National Association of Hospital Chaplains (Ireland)

Northern Ireland Healthcare Chaplains' Association

Dublin District

Contact: Rev. Ken Lindsay 085 888 2348

  • James Connolly Memorial Hospital Blanchardstown
  • St. Mary's Orthopaedic Hospital

Contact: Rev. Andrew Dougherty (01-668 0833) for:

  • Clonskeagh Hospital
  • National Maternity Hospital
  • Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital
  • Royal Hospital, Donnybrook
  • Royal City of Dublin Hospital, Baggot Street
  • St. Anne's Hospital, Baggot Street
  • Stewart's Hospital, Palmerstown
  • Cherry Orchard Hospital
  • St Loman's Hospital, Palmerstown
  • St Edmondsbury Nursing Home, Lucan
  • St. Mary's Orthopaedic Hospital

Contact: Rev. David Nixon Tel (01) 832 9185for:

  • Mater Misericordiae hospital
  • Orthopaedic Hospital of Ireland
  • Bon Secours Hospital
  • St. Joseph's Hospital
  • Beaumont Hospital
  • St. Ita's Hospital, Portrane

Contact: Rev Stephen R Taylor Tel (01) 298 6559 for:

  • St. Patrick's Hospital
  • St. James’ Hospital
  • Central Mental Hospital.

Contact: Rev. Mark Proctor (Presbyterian Minister) for:

  • Adelaide and Meath Hospital, including the National Children's Hospital, Dublin

Contact: Rev. Alan Wardlow (01-280 4345) for:

  • St. Michael's Hospital
  • St. Vincent's Hospital
  • The Blackrock Clinic
  • National Medical Rehabilitation Centre
  • St Columcille's Hospital, Loughlinstown
  • Newcastle Hospital
  • St John of God, Stillorgan

Contact: Rev Vanessa G. Wyse Jackson  Tel (01) 497 4674 for:

  • St Luke's Hospital
  • Our Lady's Hospice, Harold's Cross
  • Our Lady's Hospital for Sick Children, Crumlin

Contact: Rev Dr Laurence AM Graham Tel: 01 874 0691

  • Children's Hospital, Temple Street
  • Coombe Hospital
  • Rotunda Hospital
     

Midlands and Southern District

Contact: Rev. Geraldine Gracie (021-450 9574) for:

  • Cork University Hospital
  • Bon Secours Hospital
  • Mercy Hospital
  • St. Mary's Orthopaedic Hospital
  • St. Finbar's Hospital
  • St. Ann's Hospital
  • Our Lady's Hospital
  • South Infirmary Victoria Hospital Ltd
  • Erinvale Hospital

Contact: Rev. Derek Poole  Tel: 08724 17137 for:

  • Bantry Hospital

Contact: Rev. Victoria Lynch  Tel (061) 325325 for:

  • Limerick Regional Hospital

Contact: Rev Karen J Spence Tel (064) 663 1613 for:

  • Kerry General Hospital

North West District

Contact: Rev. Sam Campbell for:

  • Lifford Hospital

Contact: Rev. Peter Murray (028-7134 8531) for:

  • Altnagelvin Hospital
  • Gransha Hospital
  • Stradreagh Hospital
  • Waterside Hospital
  • Lifford Hospital

Contact: Rev. John Sweeney (028-8224 3572) for:

  • Tyrone and Fermanagh Hospital
  • Tyrone County Hospital

Contact: Rev John R Montgomery 074 972 3588 for

  • Donegal Community Hospital
  • Sheil Hospital, Ballyshannon

Contact: Rev Alison Gallagher 074 938 5375 for

  • Letterkenny Hospital
  • Foyle Hospice
  • Causeway Hospital
  • Robinson Memorial Hospital

Contact Rev Desmond Davies 074 973 7052 for:

  • Killybegs Community Hospital

North East District

Contact Rev. Billy Davison (028-9085 2546) for:

  • Whiteabbey Hospital

Contact Rev. Chris Skillen for:

  • Moyle Hospital

Contact Rev. Jack Moore (028-4482 2135) for:

  • Holywell Hospital, Antrim
  • Antrim Area Hospital

Contact Rev. David Rock for:

  • Braid Valley Hospital

Belfast District

Contact Rev. Derek J Johnston (028 9029 5237 or office 028 9063 2045) for:

  • The Royal Group of Hospitals, Belfast

Contact Rev. Mervyn Ewing (028-9266 2303) for:

  • Clifton House, Belfast
  • Mater Hospital, Belfast

Contact Rev. Gary Millar (028-9337 3327)

  • Northern Ireland Hospice

Contact Rev. Dr. Fred Munce (028-9346 1897) for:

  • Belfast City Hospital
  • Shaftesbury Square Hospital
  • Belfast Cancer Centre
  • Forster Green Hospital

Contact Rev. Robert Loney (028) 9445 2494 for:

  • Knockbracken Healthcare Park, Belfast

Contact Rev. David Campton (028-9060 4476) for:

  • The Ulster Hospital, Belfast

Contact Mrs Brenda Duncan  (028 9075 1282) for:

  • The Musgrave Park Hospital, Belfast

Contact Rev John Wonnacott for:

  • Marie Curie Hospice

Down District

Contact   Brian Anderson (028-9146 5324) for:

  • Bangor Hospital

Contact Rev Mervyn Ewing  (028) 9266 2303 for

  • Lagan Valley Hospital
  • Thompson House Hospital

Contact: Rev. Robert Cooper for:

  • Ards Hospital

Contact: Rev Louise Monroe 028 4372 3474 for:

  • Downshire Hospital
  • Downe Hospital

Portadown District

Contact Rev. Robert Loney for:

  • Muckamore Abbey Hospital


Contact  Rev Keneth Robinson (028-3833 3250) for:

  • Craigavon Area Hospital

Contact Rev. Clive Webster (028-8772 9891) for:

  • South Tyrone Hospital

Contact Rev. June Parke (028-8676 2639) for:

  • Mid-Ulster Hospital

Contact: Rev Norman Cardwell 028 8555 6792 for:

  • Monaghan County Hospital
  • St. Davnet's Hospital, Monaghan

Contact Rev. Harold Agnew for:

  • Lurgan Hospital

Contact Rev. Lorna Dreaning for:

  • Daisy Hill Hospital, Newry

Lakelands District

Contact: Rev. Sam McGuffin Tel (028) 6632 2244 for:

  • South West Acute Hospital

Contact: Rev Jeremy Nicoll 071 914 2346 for:

  • Sligo General Hospital
  • St John's Geriatric Hospital
  • St Columba's Hospital