Woodie’s Heroes 2023
18 Jul 2023
Down Syndrome Ireland is delighted to be one of the featured charities in this year's Woodie's Heroes campaign. 100% of donations will be split between Down Syndrome Ireland, ISPCC Childline, Autism Assistance Dogs Ireland, and Make-A-Wish Ireland. Woodie's customers can donate in store, via QR code or by text. All funds raised for Down Syndrome Ireland will go towards our vital Early Years programmes. You can donate in-store at your local Woodie's, or online at this link: https://www.idonate.ie/event/woodiesheroes23 If you're a member or supporter of DSI, please let your local Woodie's staff know how much you appreciate their support - and why not take a picture for social media, and tag Down Syndrome Ireland?
Down Syndrome Ireland members outline urgent issues with Progressing Disabilities
25 Feb 2022
There is nowhere in the country where children are getting ready access to all of the therapies they need to support them to reach their potential.
DSI and City of Dublin ETB announce partnership to offer further education courses
20 Jul 2021
We are delighted to announce a partnership with the City of Dublin ETB to offer further education courses for adults with Down syndrome.
Stay Home And Stay Safe
07 Apr 2020
Here is Dublin branch member Josh Garvey (15), sharing a wonderful message to all our members and their families at this most difficult time in all our lives.
Big Life Fix – Josh Garvey
25 Mar 2020
15-year-old Josh Garvey a member of our Dublin branch from Rathfarnham is non-verbal and uses a tablet to speak - but it's heavy, the volume is low, and it's full of distractions.