The Hospitaller Order of Saint John of God is committed to the safeguarding of every person.

If you have a concern about the safety or wellbeing of any person please contact one of the following;

Saint John of God Services
The Designated Liaison Person (DLP)/Designated Officer (DO) in the person’s local service 

  • North East Services 041 6851211
  • Liffey Services 01 4686400
  • Dublin South East Services 01 2852900
  • Kerry Services 066 7124333 

Safeguarding Office, Granada House, Stillorgan 01-5333311 

The Statutory Authorities

If you have been hurt or experienced harm, support and counselling services are available free of charge through the following; 


Safeguarding Statement/Notice

Saint John of God Hospitaller Services Group is committed to the safeguarding of all people who access our services and to ensuring that each is safe and free from harm or abuse of any kind.
The values and fundamental principles that guide our services are Hospitality, Care, Compassion, Respect, Dignity, Trust, Excellence, Justice and the example of our Founder, Saint John of God.
We uphold our Safeguarding Vulnerable People Policy & Procedures which have been developed in accordance with National Legislation, National Policy and the Catholic Church policy and procedures Safeguarding Children: Standards and Guidance (2009).
We would urge anyone who has a safeguarding concern to come forward and contact the authorities or ourselves– details below.


Ms Maria Corrigan
Hospitaller Order of Saint John of God
Hospitaller Servies Group Headquarters
Co. Dublin

Tel: +353 1 533 3311

You may contact your local TUSLA office details of which can be found on their website


If you are concerned about Elder Abuse or want to get help you may contact the HSE information line on 1850 241850 or contact your local Senior Case Worker For The Protection Of Older People with your concern – details of which can be found on their website

If you are concerned about abuse of an adult with disability you may contact your local HSE Disability Manager/Head of Social Care
In an emergency where a person is at immediate risk you should contact the Gardai or emergency services on 999 or 112.


National Bureau of Criminal Investigation
Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Unit
Harcourt Street
Dublin 2
Tel: +353 1 666 3342
Or your local Garda Station


Please find below an update regarding our progress implementing the recommendations arising from the review of our safeguarding practice undertaken by the National Board for Safeguarding Children in Catholic Church in Ireland (NBSCCCI).

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Additional information