Understanding Behaviour Seminar
Apr 4, 2018 by

Understanding Behaviour Seminar   Behaviour Specialist, Gillian Martin from the Callan Institute is hosting a seminar on Understanding Behaviour on Wednesday, 2nd May 2018 in the Down Syndrome Centre at 7pm. Booking essential, please email info@downsyndromecentre.ie or phone 01-6618000 to reserve your place.

Our Mini Marathon Leaders
Mar 27, 2018 by

Our team leaders!   We’re absolutely thrilled to have two amazing mums on board this year as our Mini Marathon team leaders. Aoife is mum to Conall and Carina is mum to Caoimhe. They both had a rollercaoster of a time when they were expecting their little people and they’ve been kept busy ever since. […]


Mar 26, 2018 by

Dear   Looking for a team-building day that your staff will never (ever) forget? We’ve joined forces with Hell and Back, Ireland’s toughest – and muckiest – physical and mental endurance course to offer a fantastic day out to your team!   We’ve reserved a special Down Syndrome Centre wave at 1.40pm on Saturday, June […]

Carina’s Story
Mar 15, 2018 by

Carina’s Story Carina is one of our Mini Marathon leaders this year. She’s running for her little girl, Caoimhe. Here’s their story:   We found out that Caoimhe had Down syndrome (DS) around 13 weeks into my pregnancy. Our midwife noticed some excess fluid on a scan and we were told she either had DS, […]

Speech and Language Therapist: Senior
Mar 14, 2018 by

Speech and Language Therapist: Senior Full-time permanent post   Location:           Down Syndrome Centre, Shrewsbury House , Cabinteely ,Dublin 18 Closing Date :  6th April 2018 Application:     email CV to Maeve Meister, physio@downsyndromecentre.ie Role:                To provide and develop  Speech and Language Therapy  Services for the  Down Syndrome Centre Reporting:        Directly to Clinical Manager, indirectly to CEO, […]

Aoife’s Story
Mar 9, 2018 by

Aoife’s Story   Aoife is one of our Mini Marathon leaders this year. She’s running for her son, Conall. Here’s their story:   My name is Aoife and I have two children; Doireann who is six (but is now insisting in telling everyone she is seven as her birthday is in July!) and Conall who […]


Mar 9, 2018 by

Hi    Welcome to our Mini Marathon team – I’m thrilled to have you as part of our lovely gang! When you have a chance could you reply to this email with the following details:   Your postal address: Your mobile number: If you need a t-shirt, your t-shirt size (S, M, L or XL):  […]

Creating your Everyday Hero page!
Mar 9, 2018 by

Thanks so much for creating a Mini Marathon page on Everyday Hero – last year the vast majority of the funds raised by our Mini Marathon participants came in via this platform. It’s easy to share with people via email, Whatsapp and on social media too!   Here’s how to set up your page: Click […]

We’re back!
Mar 5, 2018 by

  The doors of the Down Syndrome Centre are open again! All services – except for Team 21 Tots on Monday, March 5th – are back to normal!   If you have any appointment queries please just give reception a call on (01) 661 8000.

Mini Marathon – The Fun Stuff!
Feb 20, 2018 by

The fun stuff!   You’ve just finished 10km for us – the least we can do is give you a fun time (and somewhere to sit down)! The great thing about this year’s Mini Marathon is that it is taking place on Sunday, June 3rd so you’ll have the following day (it is a Bank […]