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€23,000 raised by Energia staff for Down Syndrome Ireland and The Foyle Down Syndrome Trust

Energia, one of Ireland’s leading and most competitive suppliers of electricity and gas, has raised over €23 000 for Down Syndrome Ireland and The Foyle … Continue reading

DSI WATERFORD & SOUTH KILKENNY BRANCH MEMBER TALKS TO MATT COOPER ON TODAY FM ABOUT THE IMPORTANCE OF THIS YEAR’S HB FUNDAYS CAMPAIGN

DSI member Geraldine Fennelly (pictured right) from Waterford spoke with Matt Cooper on ‘The Last Word’ programme on Today FM recently about her son Sean … Continue reading

Down Syndrome Ireland seeks meeting with Minister of Education and Skills Richard Bruton TD to discuss July Provision concerns

Down Syndrome Ireland has been contacted by a growing number of parents in relation to the issue of July Provision for their children. As an … Continue reading

DSI welcomes Government’s pilot project to bring specialised therapists into schools and pre-schools

Down Syndrome Ireland welcomes the Government initiative to provide speech and language and occupational therapy support to children in 75 schools and 75 pre-school settings … Continue reading

Rachel Allen joins DSI and HB Hazelbrook Farm to launch the 2018 HB Fundays Campaign

Who can resist a party? Particularly if it includes some friends sharing a little magic over some delicious HB Hazelbrook Farm ice cream while supporting … Continue reading

DSI’S ON-GOING LOBBYING CAMPAIGNS FEATURE IN MEDIA FOR WORLD DOWN SYNDROME DAY 2018

                 Our on-going campaigns focusing on the importance of speech and language and occupational therapy for children and adults … Continue reading