Statement on the Findings from the Workplace Relations Commission Adjudication
11 Nov 2022
We welcome the adjudication of Mr. Thomas O’Driscoll at the Workplace Relations Commission and his findings that a child with Down syndrome had been discriminated against by a primary school on the grounds of disability under the Equal Status Act.
Zurich launches charity partnership with Down Syndrome Ireland
13 Oct 2022
Down Syndrome Ireland are proud to announce the launch of their 3 year partnership with Zurich Ireland which was celebrated in Zurich’s new offices in Blackrock on the 4th of October.
Tour de Munster charity cycle comes to a close as participants tackle the heights of Patrick’s Hill
08 Aug 2022
The 22nd Tour de Munster charity cycle came to a thrilling end on Sunday, August 7th, as cyclists tackled St. Patrick’s Hill in Cork City, driven on by the cheers of supporters who lined the famous hill.
Tour de Munster is Primed for Annual 600km Charity Cycle
27 Jul 2022
As this year’s Tour de Munster charity cycle quickly approaches, cyclists will be entering the final stages of their training regimes to make sure they are flying fit to tackle the testing 600km route across the six counties of Munster on their quest to raise vital funds for Down Syndrome Ireland’s Munster branches.
Woodie’s Heroes campaign raised €2.5 million in the last seven years for 11 children’s charities in Ireland
17 Jul 2022
Woodie’s Heroes 2022 fundraising campaign kicks off Sunday 17th July – Saturday 13th August in support of Childline by ISPCC, Autism Assistance Dogs Ireland, Down Syndrome Ireland, and Make-A-Wish Ireland.
MACE retailers and customers hit the bikes to raise an extra €100,000 for Down Syndrome Ireland this summer
11 Jul 2022
Tour de MACE static cycling fundraising events proving hugely popular.
Seán Kelly launches the 22nd edition of Tour de Munster
14 Jun 2022
The 22nd annual edition of the Tour de Munster charity cycle was officially launched by cycling legend Seán Kelly at DSI Cork’s Field of Dreams on Sunday, 12th June.
Down Syndrome Ireland urges people to GO FOR GOLD this Summer and raise vital funds for the charity
19 May 2022
Rugby star Alex Kendellen and Limerick Person of the Year 12-year-old Padraig O’Callaghan from ‘The Paudcast’ are asking people to ‘Go for Gold’ in aid of Down Syndrome Ireland this Summer.
Tour de Munster 2022 announces Charity Partnership with Down Syndrome Ireland
28 Apr 2022
Details of the charity partnership, that sees the annual 600km Tour de Munster charity cycle once again share the journey with Down Syndrome Ireland (DSI) Munster branches have been officially announced.