Welcome to Children's Health Ireland at Connolly.

We will do our utmost to ensure that your visit to our new facility will be as pleasant and as comfortable as possible for you and your child.

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Parking and Transport

Parking

The main public car parks are located at the front of our Outpatient and Urgent Care building and a small number of parking spaces are available at the rear of the hospital building.

Clamping is in operation on the grounds of Connolly so please ensure that the correct amount is paid and you are parked in the appropriate car park. CHI at Connolly management does not accept responsibility for cars parked in the grounds.

Drive

Google Maps Location

Train

Castleknock Station (15 - 20-minute walk) is served by trains from Connolly Station to Maynooth.

Taxi

If you want a taxi you will need to phone a taxi company and order one to collect you.

Bus

There are two bus routes directly to Connolly Hospital the 17A and 220 and a number of buses to Main Street, Blanchardstown including 38B/C, 39, 70, and the 76A which is a short walk to Connolly Hospital.

Facilities

Woodland Café

There is a coffee shop located on the ground floor of CHI at Connolly to the right of the Outpatient Department Entrance. Mon – Fri 8am to 6pm.

Child-Friendly Waiting Areas

We have child-sized furniture in all of our waiting areas to ensure a comfortable child friendly environment.

Changing and Breastfeeding Facilities

Changing and Breastfeeding Facilities are available within the building.

Shop (Main Connolly Hospital)

This is located in the Main Reception area. Opening Hours: Mon to Fri 8am – 9pm. Sat 9am – 8pm. Sun 10am – 8pm

ATM (Main Connolly Hospital)

There is an ATM located on the ground floor.

Restaurant (Main Connolly Hospital)

Located on the ground floor.

General Information

Social Media Moderation Guidelines

The following moderation guidelines relate to Children’s Health Ireland (CHI) at Connolly's official twitter account which can be found on @CHIatConnolly

CHI at Connolly reserves the right to hide or delete any comments or content deemed inappropriate. In some cases, dependent on frequency, scale or content posted, we reserve the right to ‘ban’ or ‘block’ users from posting to our social media accounts.

Inappropriate comments or content may include:

  • Abusive or hurtful comments
  • Comments that use inappropriate language or hate speech (based on colour, race, nationality, ethic or national origin, religion, or sexual orientation)
  • Inappropriate language includes: swearing, graphic descriptions of death or illness
  • Off-topic, redundant or repeated comments (this includes the promotion of activities not related to CHI at Connolly)
  • Personal or organisational attacks, threats or defamatory comments
  • Naming individuals linked to legal or clinical enquiries
  • Inappropriate or graphic imagery
  • Comments or imagery that violates the privacy of our patients and their families or our staff
  • Content, comments, or imagery that violates copyright or that may be confidential

All opinions (outside official posts) that are expressed on CHI at Connolly’s social media accounts represent the thoughts of the individual commenters and not those of the hospital.

The information posted on our social media accounts should not be considered medical advice, nor is it intended to replace consultation with a qualified health professional. If you have questions about your health, please contact your GP.

All links to other websites found on our social media accounts are provided as a service to readers, but such linking does not constitute an endorsement of those sites by CHI at Connolly, and as such we are not responsible for the content of external websites.

By submitting content to any CHI at Connolly social media accounts (wall posts, comments, photos, links, etc.), you understand that this information is publicly available and that CHI at Connolly may use this information in internal and external publications and other communications. If you do not wish to have your information published, please do not post that information.

CHI at Connolly has an official process to deal with Complaints/Feedback/Suggestions here.


​Child Safeguarding Statement

Security

Hygiene

Access

Recording Devices

A new Electronic Document Management System

Additional Needs

No Smoking Campus

Pay My Bill

You can pay your CHI at Connolly Urgent Care attendance fee using our online payment system here. There is no charge to attend our Outpatient Department. There is a €75 government levy to attend our urgent care centre.