Mobile Health Unit - it's Free!

The Irish Heart Foundation’s Mobile Health Unit is travelling around communities in Ireland with trained nurses providing FREE blood pressure checks, and comprehensive lifestyle advice on heart health.

Whether it’s for you or a loved one, keep an eye on our timetable below to see when our Mobile Health Unit will be visiting a town or community near you – don’t miss it!

Mobile Health Unit Timetable

3rd March Fri 2pm – 5pm F2 Centre, Rialto Dublin 8
4th March Sat 10am – 5pm Rathfarnham SC, Butterfield Ave, Rathfarnham Dublin 16
6th March Mon 10am – 5pm Supervalu Naas Co Kildare
7th March Tues 10am – 1pm Curragh Family Resource Centre, Curragh Camp Co Kildare
7th March Tues 2pm – 5pm Market Square, Kildare Town Co Kildare
8th March Wed 2pm – 5pm Emily Square, Athy Co Kildare
9th March Thurs 6pm – 9pm Taghmon Camross GAA Club, Taghmon Co Wexford
10th March Fri 10am – 4pm The Mill Community Centre, Celbridge Co Kildare
13th March Mon 1.30pm – 5pm Supervalu Sundrive, Kimmage Dublin 12
16th March  Thurs9am – 4pm The Square Shopping Centre, Tallaght Dublin 24
21st  March  Tues 1pm – 5pm Shannon Family Resource Centre, Shannon Co Clare
22nd March Wed 2pm-5pm North Clare Family Resource Centre, Ennistymon Co Clare
23rd March  Thurs 10am-5pm O’Connell St, Ennis Town Centre Co Clare
24th March  Friday 10am-4pm Skycourt Shopping Centre, Tullyvarraga, Shannon Co Clare
25th March  Sat 9.30am – 1pm Canon Hayes Centre, Tipperary Town Co Tipperary
28th March  Tues 10am – 4pm Lus na Griene Family Resource Centre, Main St, Granard Co Longford
30th March Thurs  10am -5pm Main St, Longford Town Centre Co Longford
31st March  Fri 1pm – 8pm Ballymahon Co Longford

A blood pressure check is a simple quick and non-invasive test that can truly be life-saving.

High blood pressure is a major cause of stroke and heart attack it is one of the most widespread risk factors in the population. High blood pressure, so long as it is identified, is very manageable; thereby reducing your risk.

 

A Big Thank You To Our Big-Hearted Sponsors And All Our Fundraisers

 

The launch of the Mobile Health Unit has been made possible thanks to the staff of Bank of Ireland, who are generously undertaking a range of employee-led fundraising initiatives to support the operation of the Mobile Health Unit.

Corporate partner Medtronic also supported this initiative by providing the initial purchase cost of the vehicle.

Thank you to ‘Best Car Park’ for providing year long free parking for our Mobile Health Unit.

 

Heart-health Resources

 

Your Heart Health Information– view our range of articles to help you to reduce your risk factors on topics such as smoking to being active, blood pressure, healthy eating and more.

Heart & Stroke Conditions Explained A to Z – take a moment to read our articles that cover the symptoms, diagnosis, prevention and treatment of the most common heart conditions.

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