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 July 2017.

National Association of Hospital Chaplains (Ireland)

Northern Ireland Healthcare Chaplains' Association

Dublin District

Contact: Rev. Andrew Dougherty Tel (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

Contact: Rev. Tawanda Sungai Tel +353 (0) 8 5888 2348 for: 

  • James Connolly Memorial Hospital Blanchardstown
  • St. Mary's Orthopaedic Hospital
  • Stewarts Hospital, Palmerstown 
  • Cherry Orchard Hospital
  • St Loman's Hospital, Palmerstown
  • St Edmondsbury Nursing Home, Lucan

Contact: Rev. Ivor Owens Tel (01) 832 9185 for:

  • 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. David H Nixon Tel (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. R Andrew Robinson Tel (021) 4292503 for:

  • Cork University Hospital
  • Bon Secours Hospital
  • Mercy Hospital
  • St. Finbar's Hospital
  • South Infirmary Victoria Hospital Ltd

Contact: Rev. Greg Alexander Tel (023) 8845338 for:

  • Bantry Hospital

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

  • Limerick Regional Hospital

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

  • University Hospital, Kerry 

North West District

Contact: Rev. Sam Campbell Tel (028) 7188 3594 for:

  • Lifford Hospital

Contact: Rev. Richard C Johnston Tel (028) 7134 8531 for:

  • Altnagelvin Hospital
  • Gransha Hospital
  • Waterside Hospital

Contact: Rev. Eleanor Hayden Tel (028) 82160086 for:

  • Tyrone and Fermanagh Hospital
  • Tyrone County Hospital

Contact: Rev John R Montgomery Tel 074 972 3588 for

  • Donegal Community Hospital
  • Sheil Hospital, Ballyshannon

Contact: Rev Alison Gallagher Tel 074 938 5375 for

  • Foyle Hospice

Contact Rev Desmond Davis Tel 074 973 7052 for:

  • Killybegs Community Hospital
  • Letterkenny Hospital 

North East District

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

  • Whiteabbey Hospital

Contact Rev. Chris Skillen Tel +44 (0) 28 2827 2586 for:

  • Moyle Hospital

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

  • Holywell Hospital, Antrim
  • Antrim Area Hospital

Contact Rev John Wonnacott Tel (028) 90795053 for:

  • McMillan Cancer Unit
  • Antrim Hospital 

Belfast District

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

  • The Royal Group of Hospitals, Belfast
  • Belfast Cancer Centre
  • Knockbracken Healthcare Park, Belfast

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

  • Clifton House, Belfast
  • Mater Hospital, Belfast

Contact 

  • Northern Ireland Hospice

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

  • Belfast City Hospital

Contact Rev. John W Wonnacott Tel +44 (0) 28 9079 5053 for:

  • The Ulster Hospital, Belfast

Contact Mrs Brenda Duncan Tel (028) 9075 1282 for:

  • The Musgrave Park Hospital, Belfast
  • Beechcroft Adolecent Unit 

Down District

Contact Rev Fiona McCrea Tel +44 (0) 28 9147 3400 for:

  • Bangor Hospital

Contact Rev Mervyn Ewing Tel (028) 9266 2303 for

  • Lagan Valley Hospital
  • Thompson House Hospital

Contact: Rev. Robert Cooper for:

  • Ards Hospital

Contact: Rev Louise Monroe Tel (028) 4372 3474 for:

  • Downshire Hospital
  • Downe Hospital

Portadown District

Contact Rev Paul Redfurn Tel (028) 9334 0225 for:

  • Muckamore Abbey Hospital

Contact  Rev Keneth Robinson Tel (028) 3833 3250 

  • Craigavon Area Hospital

Contact

  • Daisy Hill Hospital, Newry

Contact Rev William J Newell Tel +44 (0) 28 8952 1264 for:

  • South Tyrone Hospital

Contact Rev. Harold Agnew Tel +44 (0) 28 3832 3367 for:

  • Lurgan Hospital

Contact Rev Rowan Zeelie Tel (028) 86762639 for:

  • Mid-Ulster Hospital Contact
  • Monaghan County Hospital 
  • St Davnet's Hospital, Monaghan 

Rev. Lorna Dreaning for:

Lakelands District

Contact: Rev Lorna Dreaning Tel +44 (0) 77 0457 9840 for:

  • South West Acute Hospital

Contact: Rev Jeremy Nicoll Tel 071 914 2346 for:

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