Visitor Information| December 2020

After another difficult few months, we are delighted to inform you that Highfield will re-open to visitors from Monday, 7th of December.

As per advice from health authorities, we will facilitate one nominated visitor per week per resident. This will be for a maximum of 30 minutes. Please contact the visitor coordinator through reception on 01 8374444 to schedule a visit*.

*Visitors to Elmhurst & Desmond can schedule their visit by using the booking system on the following link:


  • We ask that you wear the provided surgical mask at all times from entering until exiting our facility.
  • Observe social distancing by remaining 2m away from your loved one
  • Adhere to our infection control practices.

Protocol for visitors to the each of our services has been outlined individually in the documents below.

Visitors to Elmhurst Nursing Home

Visitors to Alzheimer’s Care Centre

Visitors to Mental Health Services


Important Notice


Please note that currently we are experiencing intermittent issues with out phone lines. 


We are actively working on this but if you cannot reach us on 01 8374444, please call us on 085 2204106.


We apologise for the inconvenience caused and appreciate your understanding.