Charity Governance

DCM is a registered charity (with both the Charities Regulatory Authority and the Revenue). Please find below details of our registrations and current board members. 

Dublin Central Mission.

  • Dublin Central Mission DAC. Registered in Ireland. No. 469649. Registered Charity No. 20002220 / CHY1473.
  • Registered Office: Mount Tabor, Sandymount Green, Dublin 4, D04 YT68.
  • Directors: Rev Dr Laurence Graham (Chair), Leslie Buttimer, Avril Carroll, Robert Farrar, Kenneth Galloway, Alex Thackaberry, AC Varghese, John Parsons.
  • Company Secretary: David Lee.

DCM Sheltered Housing.

  • DCM Sheltered Housing DAC. Registered in Ireland. No. 470366. Registered Charity No. 20072056 / CHY18664.
  • Registered Office: Mount Tabor, Sandymount Green, Dublin 4, D04 YT68.
  • Directors: Rev Dr Laurence Graham (Chair), Avril Carroll, Richard Gully, Peter Hayes, Clive Scott, George Swarbrigg, Alex Thackaberry.
  • Company Secretary: David Lee.

Mount Tabor.

  • Mount Tabor DAC. Registered in Ireland. No. 288902. Registered Charity No. 20040413 / CHY13192. HIQA Centre ID 0071.
  • Registered Office: Mount Tabor, Sandymount Green, Dublin 4, D04 YT68.
  • Directors: Rev Dr Laurence Graham (Chair), Nigel Bryan, Geraldine Coffey, Betty English, Stuart Ferguson, Anne Gillanders, Arthur Pollock.
  • Company Secretary: David Lee.

Margaretholme.

  • DCM Sheltered Housing DAC. Registered in Ireland. No. 470366. Registered Charity No. 20072056 / CHY18664.
  • Registered Office: Mount Tabor, Sandymount Green, Dublin 4, D04 YT68.
  • Directors: Rev Dr Laurence Graham (Chair), Avril Carroll, Richard Gully, Peter Hayes, Clive Scott, George Swarbrigg, Alex Thackaberry.
  • Company Secretary: David Lee.

Ailt an Óir.

  • DCM Sheltered Housing DAC. Registered in Ireland. No. 470366. Registered Charity No. 20072056 / CHY18664.
  • Registered Office: Mount Tabor, Sandymount Green, Dublin 4, D04 YT68.
  • Directors: Rev Dr Laurence Graham (Chair), Avril Carroll, Richard Gully, Peter Hayes, Clive Scott, George Swarbrigg, Alex Thackaberry.
  • Company Secretary: David Lee.

Abbey Street Methodist Church.

  • Part of Dublin Central Mission DAC. as per details above
  • Superintendent Minister: Rev Dr Laurence Graham.

Blanchardstown Methodist Church.

  • Part of Dublin Central Mission DAC. as per details above
  • Minister: Rev Kenneth Lindsay.
  • Superintendent: Rev Dr Laurence Graham.

Complaints.

We strive to provide the highest level of care for all our residents in a warm and friendly atmosphere. We welcome feedback and encourage our residents, relatives and friends, to bring any perceived problem to our attention as soon as possible. All complaints will be taken seriously and investigated promptly to the best of our ability. All complaints will be treated in strictest confidence in accordance with our complaints procedures.  You will be kept updated and informed of the outcome.  

The first course of action is to address the relevant person below:

Dublin Central Mission (organisation) - Mr David Reynolds
Mount Tabor  -  Ms Jane Butler
Margaretholme - Ms Colette McCaw
Ailt an Óir - Ms Loveness Nyamhamba
Abbey Street Centre - Rev Dr Laurence Graham

Should you or someone on your behalf wish to make a complaint in writing, then it should be addressed directly to the named person above. All relevant postal addresses can be found HERE 

At all stages in this process, the complaint and all aspects of the investigation will be documented and kept on file, to demonstrate that due process has been followed. This will be kept confidential, except to the extent necessary for the purposes of inspection and regulation by the HIQA and/or HSE.

If you would like to appeal any decision or outcome, please direct your appeal to 

The Dublin District Superintendent of the Methodist Church in Ireland
C/o Dublin Central Mission, 
9c Lower Abbey Street, 
Dublin 1,
D01 A3C4.
 
The nominated person to oversee that all complaints are responded to in a timely and appropriate manner is Mr David Reynolds, CEO of DCM Services to the Older Person.