Cairde have launched a multilingual mobile friendly website that provides information on accessing health services

A multilingual mobile friendly website HealthConnect provides updated information on accessing health services during Covid-19 pandemic for migrant communities in Ireland.

  • What health services are available in Ireland, inc. GP, hospitals, maternity sexual health and mental health
  • How to access services during Covid pandemic?
  • General information about health system, incl. changes to medical card applications
  • Available in Arabic, Chinese, English, Polish and Russian

HealthConnect has been developed by Cairde, an advocacy organisation working to improve ethnic minorities’ access to services in Ireland.


People who need more support can contact Cairde’s Health Information & Advocacy Centers by calling  (01) 855 2111 or (01) 8020785. We speak Arabic, English, French, Italian, Lithuanian, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Spanish.

Covid19 hotline for the Roma Community operates in Romanes and Romanian – 087 126 4606.