ADHD Support Kilkenny
Jerpoint Abbey
Thomastown, Co. Kilkenny
Tel: 056 7754954

 

Aspire Aspergers Association of Ireland

For support in the Kilkenny area contact Margaret: 087 1327623

Email: admin@aspireireland.ie

Website: www.aspireireland.ie

 

Arthritis Ireland

Helen Synnott 087-7560324

Website: www.arthritisireland.ie

 

Aware support for people affected by depression

Kilkenny meetings every Thursday at 7.30pm.

Fr. McGrath Family Resource Centre, St. Joseph’s Road.

Call main office on 01 6617211 (9am-5pm) or Katy on 087 646 2079 for more information.

Website: www.aware.ie

 

Bri Ireland Brain injury support

is held on the fourth Thursday of every month:

Time: 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Location: Citizens Information Board building, The Parade, County Kilkenny

Website: www.briireland.ie

 

Cystic Fibrosis Ireland

Kilkenny Branch Contact: Carmel Delaney

Tel: 056 7771835

Website: www.cfireland.ie

 

DeafHear.ie

44 Friary Street

Kilkenny

Tel: 056 7763508

Email: kilkenny@deafhear.ie

Website:  www.deafhear.ie

 

Down Syndrome Ireland

Waterford Branch (Covering co Waterford and S.Kilkenny)

Contact: Margaret Mulligan

Tel: 051 885318

Parent link contact: Jacqui Burke

Tel: 051 856143

Website: www.downsyndrome.ie

 

Dyslexia Association of Ireland

Kilkenny contact: Susan Brophy: 086 7768941

website: www.dyslexia.ie

 

Epilepsy Ireland

Community Resource Officer: Joan Ryan
Covering: Kilkenny, Wexford, Carlow, Waterford & Tipperary South

St. Joseph’s, Waterford Rd
Kilkenny

Tel: 0567789904
Email: jryan@epilepsy.ie

Website: www.epilepsy.ie

 

Headway support for people affected by ABI

Services in the South East Region

Information and Support service based in Carlow  The service also facilitates a number of community support groups for people affected by brain injury in the South East region, including support groups for carers and family members.

Carlow office: 059 9134029.

Website: www.headway.ie

 

IWA Irish Wheelchair Association

Claddagh Court

College Road Kilkenny

Tel: 056 7762775

Email: kilkenny@iwa.ie

Website: www.iwa.ie

 

Parent2Parent (P2P)

Support group for parents and carers of children with special needs.

Meet 1st Weds of each month(during term time) in St Patricks Parish Centre, Loughboy

10.30-12.30pm

Contact Therese Buckley 087 9040208/ Claire Hollywood 086 1608341

 

Marfan Syndrome Support

Kilkenny contact: Margaret

Tel: 056 7767894

Meetings held twice a year

Email: info@marfan.ie

Website: www.marfan.ie

 

MDI Muscular Dystrophy Ireland

Family Support Worker: Marie Kealy

Email: mariek@mdi.ie

Tel: 086 6066107

Website: www.mdi.ie

 

NCBI National council for the Blind

44 Friary Street Kilkenny

Tel: 056 7786816

Website: www.ncbi.ie

 

Shine (previously Schizophrenia Ireland)

Phrenz groups:

Carlow/Clonmel/Kilkenny/Waterford

Relatives group:

Waterford

Contact: Martin Matthews

Tel: 086 8525562

Website: www.shineonline.ie

 

SBHI  Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Ireland

Family Support Worker: Judy Long

Tel: 087 6527175

Email: jlong@sbhi.ie

Website: www.sbhi.ie

 

The Carers Association
Carlow/ Kilkenny
Contact: Gina Delaney
Unit 1
Springhill Clinic
Waterford Road
Kilkenny
Tel: 056 7721424
Website: www.carersireland.com

 

Last updated 01/06/2014

 

 

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