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Down Syndrome Ireland LouthMeath Branch provides support and information to over 350 families with a family member with Down syndrome in the counties of Louth & Meath. Down Syndrome Ireland LouthMeath Branch is run on a voluntary basis by parents of children with Down syndrome with the aid of a part time Administrator. DS Louth / Meath believes in supporting families to ensure the best quality of life possible for our members with Down syndrome. We work together, united in our aim to achieve respect, acceptance and equality within society for our members with Down syndrome.

Ireland welcomes USA Down Syndrome Futsal squad to local training camp.

Ireland and USA Down Syndrome Futsal Tour 2024 is due to kick off next week. County Meath will be the host of the first international tour of its kind.

More details can be found here

Pound the Pavements: Run or Walk the Greenway

We are delighted to launch our fourth year of “Pound the Pavements”. This year we have also arranged for us to meet at the Boyne Valley Greenway to start our first steps together, you decide how much you want to do on the day. So please mark your calendars for the launch day of Monday 3rd of June!

Date: June 3rd – Bank Holiday Monday
Time: 2 pm
Location:  Wilkinstown Community Centre where we will walk the few steps to the Greenway and back again to the Centre for refreshments.

More details can be found here

You can donate to Pound the Pavements or “Start Fundraising” with us on our idonate page here https://www.idonate.ie/event/poundthepavement

Irish International Rugby Jersey Raffle
🎉 Join our thrilling raffle for a chance to WIN an incredible signed and framed Ireland rugby jersey! 🏉
We’re excited to offer not just one, but TWO signed Irish Rugby Jerseys up for grabs in this exclusive event. Here’s what you need to know:
🏆 Prize Details:
First Jersey: This masterpiece has been autographed by the illustrious 2024 6 Nations Championships winning squad! Imagine owning a piece of history that celebrates the triumph of Ireland’s rugby excellence.
Second Jersey: Dive into nostalgia with this gem signed by the legendary 2019 World Cup Squad. Relive the moments of glory and honour the players who showcased sheer brilliance on the world stage.
🎟️ How to Enter: Participation is easy! Simply purchase your raffle tickets online by clicking the link below for a chance to win one of these prized jerseys. https://www.idonate.ie/…/IrishInternationalRugbyJerseyR…
More details can be found here 

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all our members and their families and friends. As 2023 draws to a close, we wish to write to you to let you know what has been going on in the Branch over the last year.

Christmas-Newsletter-2023

Down Syndrome Futsal squad receives international caps

Ireland’s first national Down Syndrome Futsal team was presented with their international caps ahead of the friendly Ireland vs New Zealand game at Aviva stadium on Tuesday 21st November.

Parent & Toddler Group

The Louth/Meath Branch of Down Syndrome Ireland manages an “Parent & Toddler Group” for preschool children (aged from 5 months to 6 years) with Down syndrome in the counties of Louth and Meath.

The group is open to children with Down Syndrome aged 5 months to school-going age.
When:   Thursday Mornings (fortnightly)
Time:     10 to 11:30 am
Where:   Duleek Bellewstown & District Community Facility (Navan Rd, Balsaran, Duleek, A92 F2HN, CO. Meath)
More details can be found HERE

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