The Next Stepping Stone
Sep 17, 2018 by

The Next Stepping Stone   Mia Preston (3) on her first day in Playschool   Mia started playschool in Stepping Stones Montessori on Tuesday, September 4th 2018.   Over the last 8 months there have been many conversations and communications with multiple contacts around our little girl Mia reaching the next “stepping stone” in her […]

Safia’s New Journey into Primary School
Sep 12, 2018 by

Safia’s new journey into primary school   Just over five years ago, I gave birth to my beautiful baby girl Safia. I had five weeks of getting to know my daughter, before we found out she had Down syndrome. An emotional roller coaster began, a lot of which was rooted in ignorance, as I knew […]

Dublin Marathon 2018 Runner Joey Doherty
Sep 11, 2018 by

  What it’s like to train for the Dublin Marathon   45 days to go to the SSE Airtricity Dublin Marathon and runner Joey Doherty (34) is training hard to get in shape for the gruelling 26.2 miles. This is the third Dublin Marathon for the Civil Servant, who lives in Clongriffin, Dublin 13 and […]

Everest Base Camp Challenge
Aug 30, 2018 by

    The historic trek to Everest Base Camp (5,364m 17,598ft) is one of the most famous and toughest treks in the world and Dubliner’s Paul Huban, John Shovlin, and Brian Greene are all taking on this mighty challenge for the very first time to raise vital funds for The Down Syndrome Centre.   They […]

Fundraising Day in memory of Lucy Dolan
Aug 17, 2018 by

Fun Fundraising Charity Event in memory of Lucy Dolan All Welcome Sunday 26th August 2018          2-6pm          Leisureplex, Stillorgan   With the unexpected passing of beloved Lucy last September, EE Group want to come together and celebrate the life of a much loved and treasured friend and colleague, who knew how to […]

Garden Opening
Jul 2, 2018 by

Garden Opening In aid of the Down Syndrome Centre, caring for children with Down syndrome. Where:       6 Stillorgan Park, Blackrock, Co Dublin Date:           Saturday 14th July 2018 Time:           1:30pm to 6:00pm Admission:  €5.00 to include Afternoon Tea All Welcome!  

Challenge 21
Jun 27, 2018 by

Challenge 21 2018     Are you Ready? 12 Days and counting until we give it all we have got for Challenge 21 2018! Thank you for joining our Challenge 21 team, and helping us raise €75,000 to support the services here at the Down Syndrome Centre. Your bespoke Challenge 21 T-Shirts have arrived and […]

Luxury Candles
Jun 12, 2018 by

Our invigorating candles combines the sweet citrus notes of grapefruit with the lively notes of lemongrass and neroli blossom with the aromatic notes of lavender to create a fragrance blend that will energise and motivate you. These candles are made with natural wax and a lead-free wick is 6.5oz gives you a cleaner burn that paraffin […]

Cookery Demonstration with Celebrity Chef Neven Maguire
Jun 11, 2018 by

  Cookery Demonstration with Celebrity Chef Neven Maguire on Wednesday 24th October 2018 in the Pavillion, Leopardstown Racecourse hosted by Miriam O’Callaghan.   Tickets are on sale at a cost of €25.00 per person this includes a glass of prosecco, wine or soft drink on arrival.  There will also be 8-10 Simply Better producers on […]

Down Syndrome Centre – Privacy Policy
May 25, 2018 by

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