Where do I get a list of nursing homes?

A list of approved nursing homes and their cost of care is available on the HSE website ( Also, if you apply for the Nursing Home Support Scheme (NHSS), better known as the Fair Deal Scheme, you do so through a regional NHSS office and they will have a list of registered nursing homes in your area. You can find the contact details for the NHSS office in your area on the HSE website or by phone on the HSE helpline 1850 24 1850.