Rock Community Nursing Unit

Rock Community Nursing Unit
Rock Welfare Home
Ballyshannon
Co Donegal

Ms Melissa Corrid
Ms Gwen Mooney

Tel: 071 98 51303

Hiqa Reports
http://hiqa.ie/social-care/find-a-centre/nursing-homes/rock-nursing-unit

The Rock Nursing Unit is an historic building originally built as a work house in the 1800s.

It was established as a community nursing home 1974. The centre can accommodate 22 residents requiring continuing care.

Accommodation is provided on the ground floor and comprises five single rooms, five three bedded rooms and one two bedded room.

Communal areas consist of a sitting room and dinning room and a conservatory to the front of the centre.

There are five assisted bathrooms and eight toilets available.

Other facilities included a nurse’s office, sluice rooms and a laundry.
The first floor is accessed by a lift and an oratory, a staff changing area, and a staff dinning room are located on this floor.


The Rock Nursing Unit is located in an old hospital and became a dedicated older person’s centre in 2004.

It is located on a hill overlooking Ballyshannon about a half mile from the town centre on the old Bundoran Road.

Information courtesy of HIQA reports and other separate sources.


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Residential Care Inspections

A copy of each report can be obtained online at:

http://hiqa.ie/social-care/find-a-centre/nursing-homes/rock-nursing-unit

To get further information from HIQA:
Call the advice line: 021 240 9660
Email: [email protected]
Postal Address:
The Office of the Chief Inspector,
Health Information and Quality Authority,
Social Services Inspectorate, 1301 City Gate,
Mahon, Cork.

Public Bed Register: HSE West

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The address is http://www.hiqa.ie

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