Teletherapy and Home Programmes Available
Apr 10, 2020 by

Our therapy team have made the service-led decision to offer teletherapy and home programmes for children with Down syndrome while our centre remains physically closed. These programmes are supported by online or telephone consultation, and are available on an individual basis. If you are interested in receiving a home-therapy programme from one of our clinical […]

Webinar- Regulating Emotions and Planning Your Day
Apr 9, 2020 by

Webinar Resources for Young People with Intellectual Disabilities In partnership with Imelda Fitzpatrick from Blossom Ireland, Occupational Therapist and member of our team, Ellie Foresyth, co-chaired a webinar focused on regulating emotions and planning your day. This webinar is aimed at providing advice for young people with intellectual disabilities and provides tips on the following […]

COVID-19 UPDATE: Centre Closure
Mar 11, 2020 by

Celebrate World Down Syndrome Day with us!
Mar 10, 2020 by

Join our team for a coffee morning to help kick off World Down Syndrome Day celebrations on March 18th from 10am-12pm! All are welcome in our centre for a cuppa (and a cake or two!), so come along and meet the team. RSVP to, or give us a call at 01-661-8000 for more details. […]

#TrySeeMe21 World Down Syndrome Day Video!
Mar 4, 2020 by

The Brilliant Triona and her Tots group are back to kick off our World Down Syndrome Day celebrations with this gorgeous #TrySeeMe21 video in collaboration with the one and only Michael Buble! The message is simple- We are asking you to try and see all that we see and love about them. 40 families have joined […]

Covid-19 Update
Mar 2, 2020 by

As you know children with Down Syndrome can be more vulnerable to illness. We would therefore ask, if you have recently travelled from an affected area or if you are concerned that you have come in contact with someone showing symptoms of Coronavirus, that you please contact the centre to reschedule your appointment.   

Sibshop- February 21st
Feb 12, 2020 by

        Register for our upcoming Sibshop today! Our next Sibshop will take place during the February 2020 Mid-Term Break – Friday, February 21st from 10.00am-2.00pm. To register your interest please contact or contact us on (01) 661 8000 About our Sibshops Sibshops reflect The Down Syndrome Centre’s commitment to the well-being […]

Easter Workshops
Feb 10, 2020 by

Register your interest by Friday, February 14th for our Easter Workshops! The workshops will be on for the 2 weeks before and after Easter and provide an opportunity for your school learner to continue their education during the break. Click here for more information on the benefits of our workshops. To register your interest call […]

School Leavers Information Evening
Feb 4, 2020 by

Join us for an Information Evening about School Leavers Guest speaker Brian Miller from the HSE will be leading a talk on the process surrounding the transition of school leavers to various programmes, further education, and Day Service. Take this opportunity to plan for your child’s future by helping them reach their full potential. To […]

Employment Opportunity: Basic or Senior Speech & Language Therapist
Jan 10, 2020 by

We are currently seeking a Basic or Senior Speech & Language Therapist for a Permanent part-time job share  Join our dynamic and growing team and make a difference for children with Down syndrome and their families! Click here for a full Job Description or to learn more about the role. The application deadline is January […]