The first floor of our premises in Chapelizod consists of a self contained fully wheelchair accessible apartment which is available for short term respite breaks for MDI members and people with mobility difficulties. The purpose of this "Home from Home" apartment (as its known) is to provide accommodation to MDI members and their families who require accommodation while in Dublin to attend a clinic or hospital appointment, to visit members in hospital, etc. or who simply just require a short respite break.
The “Home from Home” self catering facility consists of a four bedroomed self catering apartment. Three of the four bedrooms have ceiling track hoists and two are en-suite. There is also a fully equipped kitchen and a lounge area. The kitchen is stocked with the following equipment:
On arrival, the kitchen will be stocked with milk, sugar, tea, coffee, salt & pepper. Bed linen is provided in each bedroom (sheets, duvet & pillows). All beds are hi-lo profile beds. Bedrooms 1, 2 & 3 & all bathrooms are equipped with ceiling track hoists.
NB: Members are advised to bring their own slings. However, please note that the twixie clip slings do not work on our hoist system. MDI will have slings available, please advise in advance if you need to book one.
To book your stay in the MDI "Home from Home" Apartment email: firstname.lastname@example.org
or phone the MDI office on: +353 1 6236414.