ADHD, Child & Family Support Group

Bessboro Centre, Blackrock

Tel: 021 4515032

Email:  info@hadd.ie

 

Altrusa Literacy Support

Douglas Education Centre, 107 Douglas St.

Tel: 021 4255542

Email:  mryder@corkvec.ie

 

Aspergers Outreach Support Programme

61, Oliver Plunkett St

Tel: 021 4271808

Email: development@aspire-irl.org

Website:  www.aspire-irl.org

 

Autism West Cork

Contact: Ann O’Brien

Tel: 086 3811313

Email: obrienannm@gmail.com

 

Aware  Support for people affected by depression

Sufferers’ group meets every week in Mallow

Cork Relatives support group meet 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month at 8pm

Inniscarraig Centre

Call Kate on 087 2993142 or main office on 01 6617211 for details.

Email:  info@aware.ie

Website: www.aware.ie

 

Brí Ireland  Brain injury support

support group meetings at Cork University Hospital every month

Contact Brí head office: 01 2355501

Website: www.briireland.ie

 

Carrigaline Area Network for Families with Autistic Spectrum

Contact: Val Davin

Email:  val@canfas.org

Tel: 086 3758458/ 021 4375675

 

Cork Association for Deaf

5 Mac Curtain St.

Tel: 021 4505944

Email: mail@corkdeaf.ie

Website: www.corkdeaf.ie

 

Cork Autism Association.

18 Cook St, Cork

Tel: 021 4271808 / 4275400

Email: caa@indigo.ie

 

Cork Mental Health Association.

24 Penrose Wharf, Penrose Quay,

Tel: 021 4551433

 

Cork Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus Association

Contact:  Donal Guerin, Chairman

Tel: 021 4924751

 

Cystic Fibrosis Ireland

Cork    Cathy Carlton             086 8934335

Denise Taylor                        086 0500803

Website: www.cfireland.ie

 

Down Syndrome Ireland

Information about Cork Branch

Website: www.downsyndrome.ie

 

Dyslexia Ireland

Information about Cork branch

Website: www.dyslexia.ie

 

Dyspraxia/DCD Association

Tel: 087 6563121

Website: www.dyspraxia.ie

 

Epilepsy Ireland

35 Washington St, Cork

Tel: 021 4274774

Email: Niamh Jones- njones@epilepsy.ie (South Lee and West Cork)

Mary Lawlor – mlawlor@epilepsy.ie (North Lee and North Cork)

Website: www.epilepsy.ie

 

GROW  Community mental health movement

11 Liberty St

Tel: 021 4277520

Email – southernregion@grow.ie

Website: www.grow.ie

 

Headway  acquired brain injury

Unit 12 Westlink Business Park,Doughcloyne Ind Est, Wilton

Tel: 021 4346148

Unit B3 Link Rd, Business Park, Ballincollig,

Tel: 021 4871303

Email – info@headway.ie

Website: www.headway.ie

 

Irish Heart Foundation

Penrose Quay

Cork City

Tel: 021 4505822

Website: www.irishheart.ie

 

I.W.A. Irish Wheelchair Association

Bessboro, Blackrock

Tel: 021 4350282

Email – cork@iwa.ie

Website:  www.iwa.ie

 

Muscular Dystrophy Ireland

C/o Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind, Model Farm Road

Tel: 086 3899266

Family Support Worker: Trudy Renshaw

Email: trudy@mdi.ie

Website: www.mdi.ie

 

M.S. Society Multiple Sclerosis

North Quay House, Popes Quay,

Tel: 021 4300001

Email: southern@ms-society.ie

Contact details for Southern region

Website: www.ms-society.ie

 

N.C.B.I. National Council for the Blind of Ireland

1 Emmet House, Barrack Square, Ballincollig, Co. Cork

Tel: 021 4214962

Email: info@ncbi.ie

Website: www.ncbi.ie

 

North Cork Aspergers Support group

Mallow Area Support Group

Contact:  Mary at 089 4154042

 

North Cork Support Group for parents of children/teens with Asperger Syndrome.

Tel: 089 415404 (Monday to Friday 10 – 12 and 7 -9)

 

Lee Valley Special Needs Support Group

Based in Macroom, meet every second Thursday morning and have occasional nights out for parents of children with special needs

Contact: Deirdre O’ Grady

Tel: 087 4182552

 

Parent 2 Parent  autism support

Contact:  Bernie Cahill

Email: cahillber@hotmail.com

Contact: Sylvia 085 2164364

Email:  info@corkasdnetwork.org

 

Saturday Club (autism),

Contact: Paul McGuirk

Email: saturdayclubcork@gmail.com

Tel: 086 8398645

 

Shine (previously Schizophrenia Ireland)

Phrenz groups:

Bandon/Cork City/ Killarney/Tralee

Relatives groups:

Cork City/Killarney/Tralee

Contact: Miriam Murphy

Tel: 086 8525755

Website: www.shineonline.ie

 

SENAP Special Educational Needs Association of Parents,

West Cork

Contact: Mags O’Donoghue

Email: senap07@gmail.com

 

The Carers Association

Peter Cox: Centre Manager

Cork

Tel: 021 4806397

Email: pcox@carersireland.com

Website: www.carersireland.com

 

The Hope Project (autism)

Contact: Kathy Sinnott /Tricia

Tel: 021 4888503

 

West Cork Carers Support Group

Bridge Street, Bantry, Co Cork

Tel: 027 53848/ 086 3246608

Email: westcorkcarers@eircom.net

 

 

 Last updated 29/05/2014

 

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