Making the most of short and precious lives

Our Vision: "All children who need us, can access us"

Family Section

When life is short, two things become very important to families:  the quality of life and making the most of every day…….

LauraLynn is Ireland’s only children’s hospice and all our services are provided free to families. LauraLynn can help by:

  • Providing Family Support, Symptom Management, End-of-Life Care, Bereavement Support and Direct Care for children with life-limiting conditions in their family home through our LauraLynn@HOME programme or in LauraLynn House – a home away from home.
  • Working closely with our health care colleagues in the hospitals and communities.

Professionals Section

Children with life-limiting conditions journey with many partners.  At LauraLynn, we recognise that working together is the very best way to achieve excellence in care for children.

  • Our Care Team provides care, guidance and support for children and their families; parents will always remain the  child’s primary care givers. 
  • Our Clinical Education and Training Team provide educational programmes on a range of issues to develop clinical skills and understanding to respond to the need of children, parents and professionals alike.

LauraLynn News

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LauraLynn Appoints Orla O’Brien as CEO

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Orla O’Brien as CEO. Originally from Mitchelstown in Co. Cork, Orla has over 28 years’ acute hospital experience, 18 years of which were…

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Our New GIY Herb and Sensory Garden

Volunteers from GIY, CULLY & SULLY, Aura Leisure and Microsoft Ireland braved the elements to plant our brand new GIY sensory and herb garden here in LauraLynn. This wonderful new garden will provide a lot of…

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