Student nurse Kathleen Naughton with two of her charges at the Children's Sunshine Home, Stillorgan annual open day. May 19 1962.
History of the home:
Established in 1925 as short term convalescence home.
1950's and 1960's- Admitted many very sick babies for treatment &and convalescence.
1970's- Long term care of profoundly disabled children.
2002 to 2004- Strategic review to address needs of children requiring palliative care.
2006 -Expansion of the Children's Sunshine Home to incorporate LauraLynn House.
2011- Opened LauraLynn House, Ireland's first children's hospice.
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