223 Rochestown Avenue, Dún Laoghaire, Co. Dublin

Providing residential rehabilitation to adults with a brain injury in Dún Laoghaire

223 Rochestown Avenue is a detached home providing residential rehabilitation to adults with a brain injury. The service has 4 bedrooms in-house and 1 independent living unit attached to the property. The house was opened in 2006 and is managed by a Local Service Manager, assisted by a Team Leader and team of Rehabilitation Assistants.

223 Rochestown Avenue provides individualised on-site and community-based rehabilitation supports designed to maximise quality of life, while fostering autonomy, personal growth and development.


223 Rochestown Avenue provides 4 individual tenant bedrooms with en suite bathrooms in house, and a fifth bedroom in an independent living unit attached to the property. There is a communal kitchen, independent skills teaching kitchen, living area, bathrooms and laundry/utility facilities.

The house also has its own recently refurbished rear garden with outdoor exercise equipment for tenants. Sleep in and office accommodation is provided for the rehabilitation team.

Rob, Local Services Manager, Cloch Cora:

“The people we serve and support are the main drivers and voice behind their rehabilitation plan”

Support Services

223 Rochestown Avenue offers a range of neurorehabilitation activities for tenants, including:

  • Activities of Daily Living: Cookery, cleaning, laundry, budget management, intimate and personal care, shopping, contribution to the general upkeep of the house, inter-dependent living.
  • Cognitive Skills: Planning, organising and memory strategies.
  • Behavioural Skills: All individuals have individualised behavioural support plans which are reviewed regularly with the HSE, neuropsychologist and rehabilitation staff team.
  • Physical Skills: Access to occupational therapy, physiotherapy and speech and language therapy.
  • Health and General Wellbeing: Support to access GP appointments, hospital appointments, chiropody appointments, medication management, dentistry appointments.
  • Community Activities: Support to access meaningful community daytime and night-time activities of the individual’s choice.

Tenant Involvement

All tenants are supported to fully contribute to the running of the house. Tenants are involved in regular meetings where key decisions on the day-to-day running of the service are made. Reviews of their individual rehabilitation goals empower them to make decisions about their own personal choices, goals and aspirations.

Anvers Stories

“It’s a home from home”

– Thomas, Anvers Housing tenant

Click on the images below to learn more about how Anvers Housing has helped to rebuild the lives of people impacted by acquired brain injury – supporting them to live more independently within their home environments.

Get in Touch

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