Early years news
The Perfect Gift
02 May 2019
We had a lovely time meeting Sinead Fidgeon in Cavan from the wonderful The Perfect Gift. Sinead has been brightening the lives of parents of newborns with Down syndrome by sending hampers of love to their home. We had a lovely time showing Sinead and her beautiful daughter Grace our ‘…more than medical’ booklets and helping out packing a basket or two!
Our HB Funday’s campaign ambassadors feature on RTÉ’s Today with Maura and Daithí
01 May 2019
Watch Deidre and her amazing son Eoin and our HB Fundays ambassador Rachel Allen talk about our 2019 HB Fundays campaign on the RTÉ’s Today Show with Maura and Daithí.
‘… more than medical’ resources launched for new parents
26 Mar 2019
DSI launches ...more than medical for new parents on World Down Syndrome Day 2019.
Having a child with Down syndrome
25 Mar 2019
A video for new parents and families with a pre or postnatal diagnosis of Down syndrome for their baby.
Children’s book – Including me
29 Jan 2019
We recently received a very useful free publication from Graiguecullen Parish Childcare Centre.
DSI Leinster House briefing on Jan 30th – please contact your local TD urging them to attend
24 Jan 2019
As you may be aware, representatives from Down Syndrome Ireland will be attending Leinster House on January 30th.
2018 DSI Conference and AGM a success – speakers presentations now available
01 Nov 2018
Thanks to everyone who attended our 2018 AGM and Conference which took place in the Killeshin Hotel in Portlaoise recently.