The "Big Red One" Hospital
Ministry & pastoral care
The mission of the Irwin Army Community Hospital Department of Ministry and Pastoral care is to offer spiritual support to patients, their families and hospital staff. This ministry is manifested most clearly in times of crisis.
The chaplain is committed to respect the dignity and faith tradition of each individual. They base their pastoral care ministry on an inclusive basis, open to persons of all faiths or no faith. The chaplain also facilitates communication between patients and their faith communities, provides worship opportunities, and counseling.
Phone: (785) 239-7871
On-Call Duty Chaplain: (785) 239-HELP (4357)
Hours: Monday - Friday: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
Closed on federal holidays and selected
Ground Floor, Adjacent to Dining
Park in parking garage, lower levels for quick
Hours: The Chapel is open for prayer, meditation and
reflection 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
First Floor, Adjacent to the Emergency
Department. Park in parking garage, upper
levels for quick access.