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Laois in Profile

Laois in Profile looks at groups or individuals who make a contribution to our county and its people. Know of a person or organisation that should be profiled here? Just PM the Laois People Facebook page here.

First up is  Laois Down Syndrome

The Principle Organisation supporting families of people with Down Syndrome in Laois. Laois Down Syndrome operates under the umbrella of Down Syndrome Ireland which has 25 Branches throughout the Country, enabling LDS to canvass support at government level on national issues affecting people with Down Syndrome.

 

  • Established in March 1995 as the only support group for people with Down

Syndrome in Laois, having recently celebrated our 21st Anniversary at our Modern Family Centre in Gort Na Noir Abbeyleix.

LAOIS DOWN SYNDROME IN PROFILE

 

  • Supporting up to 60 Families in the county.
  • All funds raised in Laois remain in Laois for the benefit of our members in Laois.
  • Offering heavily rebated therapies to all LDS families as follows:

Occupational Therapy, Speech & Language Therapy, Physiotherapy, Chiropody,

Orthotics, Swimming, Yoga, Reflexology, Music & Cycling, Counselling &

Psychological Support.

  • Annual Social Activities include:

Playgroups, Panto, Bowling, Summer camps, Outings & Parties

 

  • Educational Talks
  • Parent Link Service
VHI WOMENS MINI MARATHON

MONDAY 5th JUNE 2017

 

CALLING ALL LAOIS LADIES

Take part in this year’s Mini Marathon and

raise funds for Laois Down Syndrome

Please call/text 086 8279942 for Sponsorship Card

 

 

Laois Down Syndrome would like to kindly acknowledge all the generous support it receives from the General Public in County Laois in all its fundraising efforts.

 

Contact Details:

Laois Down Syndrome Family Centre, Gort Na nOir, Abbeyleix, Co. Laois

T: 086 8279942: 086 0491633: 086 8061435: E: laoisdownsyndrome@hotmail.com

https://www.facebook.com/laoisdownsyndrome