Aspergers Support Group

Moville FRC, the Carnstone, Bath terrace, Moville

Tel: 074 9382945

Aim: support parents of people with the condition aspergers syndrome

 

Aware  support for people affected by depression

Donegal Town
The Family Resource Centre, Upper Main St.
Depression support group meets every Monday at 7.30pm (incl. bank holidays).

Letterkenny
4a Pearse Road (above B-Bobs Hairdresser).
Depression support group meets every Tuesday at 8pm.

Call main office on 01 6617211 (9am-5pm) or Anne on 086 1629948 for more information.

Website: www.aware.ie

 

 

Bri Ireland brain injury support

Donegal brain injury support group is held on the third Tuesday of every month:

Time:  7:30pm – 9:30pm

Location: St. Conal’s Rehab Unit, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal

Email:  info@briireland.ie

Website: www.briireland.ie

  

Cystic Fibrosis Ireland

Donegal Branch

Contact : Brendan McLoughlin

Tel: 074 9132208

Website: www.cfireland.ie

  

DeafHear.ie

Letterkenny,  Co. Donegal.

Tel/Minicom: 074 9188252

Text: 086 8858194

Email: letterkenny@deafhear.ie

Website: www.deafhear.ie

  

Donegal Asperger’s Support Group

Contact: Mary or Rosaleen, 074 9385548.

 

Diabetes Federation of Ireland

Donegal Branch

Contact Danny McDaid: 074 9122288

Website: www.diabetesireland.ie

 

Donegal Down Syndrome Association

Information about Donegal branch

Website: www.downsyndrome.ie

 

Dyslexia Ireland

Letterkenny branch

Michael Lagan Tel: 086 8568773 /michaellagan@contractpeople.com
Louise Finnegan (Coordinator) Tel: 086 8525355 (after 3pm weekdays only)

Website: www.dyslexia.ie

 

East Inishowen Special Needs Group

Galladuff, Moville Co Donegal.

Tel: 074 9382389/ 086 8704410

 

EIST, Cancer Support Group, Serenity House, Moville. We offer support to people with cancer, their families and friends and essential links to other organisations which are available to help.

Group Meetings: Last Monday of each month at 7.30pm. Total Confidentiality.

Tel: 074 9392945.

Email: eist2@eircom.ie

 

Epilepsy Ireland

Community Resource Officer: Agnes Mooney

Letterkenny

Co Donegal

Tel: 074 9168725

Email: amooney@epilepsy.ie

Website:www.epilepsy.ie

 

 Hand in Hand

Supporting families in the West of Ireland (Galway, Mayo, Donegal, Roscommon, Leitrim, Clare, Sligo and Limerick) who are affected by childhood cancer by providing them with much- needed practical support in the form of childcare for siblings, house cleaning, laundry and meal delivery services.
Tel: 091 799759
Out of Hours call 087 660 0103
Email: info@handinhand.ie
/Website www.handinhand.ie

 

iCARE  Inishowen Childrens Autism Related Education

Tel: 074 9362226 1pm-5pm (Monday – Fridays)/ 086 1081200

Website: www.icare.ie

 

Inishowen Carer’s meeting takes place in the Day Centre, Carndonagh Hospital on the last Tuesday of every month at 8.30pm. New members welcome.

 

Inishowen Disabilty Action Group

c/o Action Inishowen

Millbrae, Carndonagh

Tel: 074 9374529 or 074 9374529

Email: actioninishowen@eircom.net

The committee, is made up of people with disabilities who have come together to address the inequalities that they face in their day-to-day lives.

 

Inishowen Parents and friends of the mentally handicapped

James Connolly Hospital

Carndonagh

Tel: 074 9373182

Aim to work with the state agencies in providing services for children and adults with a learning disability. To empower parents/carers to access the information & advice on needs.

 

IWA Irish Wheelchair Association

 Donegal outreach centres:     

  • Manorcunningham ROC

Tel:074 9157393/ 087 2282370

Email: Mary.mcgrenra@iwa.ie

  • Carrick ROC
  • Gweedore ROC
  • Malin ROC

Tel: 074 9157393

Email: drcmanor@iwa.ie

  • Clonmany ROC

Tel: 074 9157393

Email: drcdl@iwa.ie

Website: www.iwa.ie

 

MDI  Muscular Dystrophy Ireland

c/o MS Society
28, Slieve Sneacht, Glencar
Letterkenny, Co. Donegal
Family Support Worker: Ms Sinead Gillespie (covering Donegal, Lietrim & Sligo)
Tel: 086 3899279
E-mail: sineadnw@mdi.ie

Website: www.mdi.ie

 

NCB   National Council for the Blind of Ireland

Letterkenny

Co. Donegal

Phone: 074 9177657

Website: www.ncbi.ie

 

Rainchild Network – Northwest Autism support

Contact: info@rainchild.ie

Website: www.rainchild.ie

 

Serenity House  Support group for  carers

Moville, Inishowen

County Donegal

0749382945

 

Shine (previously Schizophrenia Ireland)

For details of groups in the North West,

call the Dublin office

01 8601620

Website: www.shineonline.ie

 

South West Donegal Autism and Aspergers support group

Contact: Aziliz O’Donnabhain: 074 972400

Email: aziliz@rocketmail.com

 

Special Needs Counselling Service

Address: Cashel na Cor

Umrican

Buncrana

Co. Donegal

Tel: 074 9363326

 

Updated 30/05/2014

 

 

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