Upcoming Events – Summer 2019
Jun 25, 2019 by

Sibling Lámh Workshop

Date: 18th July 2019

Time: 2.00 pm – 3.30 pm

Where: The Down Syndrome Centre, Shrewsbury House, Old Bray Road, Cabinteely, Co. Dublin

For: Siblings aged 7-12 years old

To Register: Email info@downsyndromecentre.ie or phone (0) 661 8000

Calling all siblings aged 7 – 12 years!

We will be running a fun sibling only Lámh workshop where you can come and learn new Lámh signs to use with your brother or sister. You will also learn a little bit about why we use Lámh and have a chance to practise signs through games and fun activities. The workshop will take place on Thursday 18th July at from 2.00 – 3.30pm in The Down Syndrome Centre, Cabinteely. Drinks and light refreshments provided. If you’re interested in attending, please contact reception on info@downsyndromecentre.ie to register your interest by Thursday 11th July.

Please note that this is a FREE workshop.

Summer Lámh Introduction Evening

Date: 14th August 2019

Time: 6.30 pm – 8 pm

Where: The Down Syndrome Centre, Shrewsbury House, Old Bray Road, Cabinteely, Co. Dublin

For: Parents, Grandparents, carers or older siblings

To Register: Email info@downsyndromecentre.ie or phone (0) 661 8000

Calling all Parents, Grandparents, Aunts + Uncles, and extended family!

The Speech & Language Therapists in The Down Syndrome Centre will be running a Lámh Introduction Evening. It will be opportunity to learn about Lámh and a chance to practise using signs. This workshop aims to help the whole extended family feel confident in using basic Lámh signs.

Teenagers/Adults welcome. Tea/Coffee + Light refreshments provided. The workshop will take place on Wednesday 14th August from 6.30 pm – 8.00 pm in The Down Syndrome Centre. If you’re interested in attending, please contact reception on info@downsyndromecentre.ie to register your interest by Thursday 11th July.

Please note that there is no cost for the Summer Lámh Introduction Evening but if families would like to make a donation on the night there will be a donation box at our main reception.

Drop in Clinic

Date: 27th August 2019

Time: 10 am – 12 noon

Where: The Down Syndrome Centre, Shrewsbury House, Old Bray Road, Cabinteely, Co. Dublin

For: Parents / Guardians looking for advice regarding their child returning to school or to discuss any concerns a parent may have regarding their child’s speech & language and occupational therapy development.

There will be a Speech Therapist and an Occupational Therapist on hand and available to talk to parents for 10 – 15 minutes per child.

As this is a Drop in Clinic, there is no need to register, just come along on the day.

Please note that this is a FREE service.