The Daffodil Centre in University Hospital Waterford is currently closed and we have opened a temporary Daffodil Centre in the UPMC Whitfield Hospital.
Due to Covid-19 restrictions we are unable to facilitate a drop in service at this time and visits to the centre must be arranged in advance with the Cancer Nurses.
Please contact the Daffodil Centre by phone on 087 962 5433 or 086 065 5721 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Opening hours are 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.
Drop in and visit us
Your cancer nurses in this centre are Fiona Young and Mary Bennett.
In addition to cancer information and support provision the following patient programme is also available.
Chemotherapy Education Programme - Understanding Chemotherapy
A recognised and established education programme provided by Cancer Nurses for patients and families about to start chemotherapy. The session focuses on providing the right tools and knowledge to cope with chemotherapy and its side effects. The Cancer Nurse from the Daffodil Centre facilitates the group education session which includes short oral presentations and practical demonstrations and an easy to understand information pack is provided for attendees.
How to get there
Bus Éireann/TFI Transport for Ireland:
W5 Oakwood - Waterford Regional Hospital
Please check www.buseireann.ie/waterford for the most current bus timetables.
J.J. Kavanagh and Sons Ltd Waterford City Service:
607 Tesco Ardkeen to Ballygunner
617 Tesco Ardkeen to Ballygunner
627 Tesco Ardkeen to Ballygunner
Please check www.jjkavanagh.ie for the most current bus timetables.
There is a taxi rank directly outside the main hospital entrance or you may order a taxi to collect you from the hospital entrance. There are free phones available by the public toilets at the main reception.
Parking is available. Please follow the directions as you enter the hospital grounds. There is a charge for the use of these facilities.
Disabled parking is available in the front car park.