Our Patients

Every time a child comes to Temple Street, a new story begins. Right now, children are being treated in the Emergency Department, undergoing operations in theatres and recovering in wards. These children need great care, and it is thanks to your support and generosity that they have the vital, life-saving equipment they need to get better. Right now in Temple Street, another child is beginning their fight for life and another incredible story is beginning. Here you can read some of our patients’ remarkable stories.
Meet Cormac

Meet Cormac

It was only a few weeks into the New Year when 5-week-old Cormac McQuaid began to show signs of ... more

Meet Sarah

Meet Sarah

Sarah Collins was just nine months old when she was first admitted to Temple Street suffering with ... more

Meet Harry

Meet Harry

Harry Spillane from Co. Cork was just six days old when he was diagnosed with a very rare metabolic ... more

Meet Maisie

Meet Maisie

Wonderful little Maisie was just four years old when she fell seriously ill with chickenpox and ... more

Meet Caoimhe

Meet Caoimhe

Caoimhe’s Temple Street journey began when she was referred to the hospital from Galway, ... more

Meet Alicia

Meet Alicia

Alicia's Temple Street story began when she was two years old. She was diagnosed with Beckwith ... more

Ruadhan Kerins

Ruadhan Kerins

Ruadhán Kerins was the best wedding anniversary gift Alan and Ciara from Galway could have ... more

Meet Russell

Meet Russell

Tiny little Russell was just six weeks old when he suddenly started struggling to breathe and ... more