HSE Covid-19 Public Information Booklet
News / 02 Apr 2020
The Covid-19 Public Information Booklet (Easy Read) has just been released online by the HSE, it features commonly asked questions about the virus - how…
Update from HSE regarding new Covid 19 testing requirements
News / 26 Mar 2020
We are aware of families’ concerns about the current testing guidelines for Covid 19 and how they may impact on people with Down syndrome.
Covid-19 and Down syndrome
News / 16 Mar 2020
News / 06 Mar 2020
We have developed an easy-read guide to help adults with Down syndrome understand the Coronavirus.
Remote Creative Health Programme
20 Oct 2020
Helium Arts are running a 5-week series of home-based creative activates delivered through creative collaboration, step-by-step booklets, fun art packs in the post, and online family…
DSI meets with Minister for Higher Education
16 Oct 2020
We were delighted to meet the Minister for Higher Education, Innovation and Science Simon Harris to discuss DSI’s adult education and training courses.
Budget 2021 – Down Syndrome Ireland broadly welcomes increased funding for disability supports
13 Oct 2020
Down Syndrome Ireland broadly welcomes the increased funding for disability supports announced in today’s Budget but says it is keen to see how this funding…
Registration now open for Charlie Curran Memorial Run 2021
13 Oct 2020
We are thrilled to announce that registration for the 2021 Charlie Curran Memorial Run, for which DSI is one of two beneficiaries, is NOW OPEN.
DSI’s Pre-Budget Submission 2021
09 Oct 2020
Did you know that Ireland – even before this awful pandemic - is currently the worst country in western Europe to have a disability?