Clonberne, Ballinasloe, Co. Galway, H53 KN24


Facilities in the Nursing Home

Central Park Nursing Home is a purpose-built nursing home on 3 acres of land and gardens and is a family run Nursing Home. Central Park Nursing Home is striving towards the household model of care.

Private Visiting Room and Residents dining area with Tea/Coffee making facilities. Snacks available.

In doing this, we have currently divided our nursing home into three separate areas: Memory Lane (Dementia unit), Strawberry Fields (middle unit) and Belvedere Drive (front unit). Residents become familiar with the same staff allocated to each area. All Residents are allocated a Named Nurse and Keyworker to promote and provide individual care.

Belvedere Drive hosts 24 residents comprising of 18 single en suite bedrooms, 3 double en suite bedrooms, 1 communal room and 1 dining room. Access to an enclosed outdoor courtyard.

Strawberry Fields is situated in the middle of the building. This unit hosts 28 residents and comprises of 12 single en suite bedrooms, 6 double bedrooms, 2 double en suite bedrooms, 3 day rooms and 3 communal dining rooms. This area also has access to an enclosed courtyard.

Memory Lane (our Dementia unit) hosts 18 residents and is comprised of 11 single en suite bedrooms, 2 double en suite bedrooms, 1 single bedroom, 1 double bedroom, 3 day rooms and 1 large garden room and dining areas. Memory Lane also has its own enclosed courtyard. There are 7 separate communal toilets, 3 with showers and 1 with a bath throughout the building.

There are 3 visiting areas, 1 in each unit. There is also a staff bathroom and changing facilities in each area. There is a chapel and treatment room situated in Strawberry Fields. A hairdresser’s station is situated in Memory Lane. We have beautiful, landscaped gardens. There is a seated barbeque patio, where we have barbeques and picnics weather permitting. Our Multi-Sensory gardens give opportunity to listen to the tranquil sounds of nature. Appropriate seating in sheltered areas are enjoyed by residents and families alike. There are outdoor smoking rooms provided.

Currently creating an indoor smoking room - All necessary approvals confirmed. Under construction 2023.

Central Park Nursing Home are delighted to have won the National NHI Nursing Home Social & Recreational Programme Award in 2019.

  • State of the art Specialised Unit with enclosed gardens
  • Nurses station in each unit
  • Manager's Office in Memory Lane
  • A selection of day rooms and dining rooms
  • 1 Treatment room in Strawberry Fields
  • Chapel
  • Sitting Conservatory in Memory Lane
  • We have 41 single ensuite bedrooms, 7 double ensuite bedrooms, 7 double bedrooms, 1 single bedroom—70 capacity. All rooms have TV and phone connection
  • Conference Room
  • Wi-Fi connection throughout the building
  • Large enclosed courtyard with garden walkways and seating areas
  • Open Carvery serving area

Further Information



Services /  Activities Frequency Accessibility 
Hairdresser Weekly Appointment required - cost incurred
Chiropody 6-8 Weeks As required   Appointment required - cost incurred Awaiting to hear response from HSE to medical card applicants
Beauty Therapy As Required Appointment required - cost incurred
Reflexology As Required Appointment required - cost incurred
Optician As Required No cost incurred for medical card holders
Mass / Religious Service Monthly In the Nursing Home
Anointing of the Sick Once a month & as requested In the Nursing Home
Mass Church of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Clonberne In nearby church assisted by care assistant
Adoration Every Monday 2.00-3.00pm No restrictions
Mobile Library Every second Tuesday 12.15pm to 12.45pm Visits the village of Clonberne assisted by activities co-ordinator
Arts, Crafts, Music, Exercises as per recreational rota Monday to Sunday Designated room Cost  incurred
Newspapers, Toiletries, Sweets, etc. Daily Cost  incurred
Wheelchair Association, Tuam Day Centre Twice Weekly Tuesday & Thursday Wheelchair Residents transport provided - no cost incurred
Day Care Centre, Glenamaddy As Required Transport provided a cost incurred
Physiotherapy Twice Monthly Assessment required - cost incurred
Occupational Therapy By appointment only Assessment required - cost incurred
Dentist By appointment only Transport provided - cost incurred no cost for service if medical card holder

External Activities

Central Park Nursing Home is situated in the centre of the thriving village of Clonberne. The nursing home is serviced by a nearby shop, restaurant, public houses, community hall, church, credit union, beauty salon, hairdressing salon and local children's national school. Here, in Central Park Nursing Home, we organise frequent day trips for our residents e.g. Knock, Galway City, and places of your interest. We assist you to participate in external activities e.g. Bingo, card playing in local community hall and this will incur a cost.


We at Central Park Nursing Home designate one member of staff to be your ‘key-worker’. The staff are responsible for making sure that you are happy with all details of your daily life.