National Raffle 2022

Down Syndrome Ireland is holding a National Raffle along with our branch network throughout Ireland. Our branches offer a range of services and supports to children and adults with Down syndrome and their families.

The raffle will support the DSI community at a local level as well as helping further develop supports at a national level, ensuring continued support to people with Down syndrome across the lifecycle.

Your support will help make a real difference to the lives of children and adults with Down syndrome, and their families in the Louth Meath area. 

Prizes are:

1st Prize – Disneyland Paris Holiday

2nd Prize – Cashel Palace 5*Hotel 2 night stay  ( Sponsored)

3rd Prize – Patrick Guilbaud  Restaurant 2 Michelin Star Lunch for four ( Sponsored)

4th Prize – €500 Dunnes Stores gift card ( Sponsored)

5th Prize – Bruce Springsteen two tickets 5th May 2023

Tickets this year are €5 for one, €20 for 5, €25 for 7 

This year the Tickets can be purchased online. Each person purchasing a ticket online has to choose which branch to support on payment.

To support your local branch click here and choose the Louth Meath Branch.

You can also purchase a physical ticket by contacting the Branch on 0838972044 or or any Committee member.

If you would like to sell tickets on behalf of the Branch please contact Brendan on 0838972044 or

The draw will take place on November 11th 2022


FUTSAL : Down Syndrome Futsal Development Evening

Date: Wednesday, November 2nd

Time: 6 pm – 8 pm

Age: For Participants aged 12+

Where: Gormanston, Co. Meath, Ireland, K32NH30

Calling all players with Down syndrome!!

Footballers, great opportunity to try your hand …. foot at Futsal!!!

Registrations are open now.

To register please email or scan the poster.

Halloween Costume Party & Disco

👻Halloween Costume Party & Disco👻
Saturday 29th October
Down Syndrome Louth Meath Branch is holding a Halloween Party in The Conyngham Arms Hotel
Slane on Saturday 29th October for our Teenagers & Adults.
Disco from 7 pm till Late. Finger Food Provided.
Fancy Dress Optional. Bring a Friend
All Members and their Friends are Welcome
€10/member family
For numbers Please Text Brendan on 0838972044

Family Fun Day & BBQ


Family Fun Day & BBQ

Newgrange Farm

 Sunday 4th September 2022

Down Syndrome Louth/Meath Branch is holding a Family Fun Day & BBQ in Newgrange Farm, Slane, on Sunday the 4th Sept.

BBQ from 2pm-4pm approx. BBQ is free and is paid for by the Louth/Meath Branch.

The cost of entry for adults & children (who identify themselves as being with DSILMB) is €6 each.

Book online at – in the special needs section on the bookings portal.

All Members Welcome

Céilí Night


Céilí Night

Saturday, 3rd September

Down Syndrome Louth/Meath Branch is holding a Céilí Night

 Causey Farm

for our older Teenagers & Adults.


Music By Eimear & Friends


Food: Chip Van on Site

RSVP For numbers Please Text Liz on 087 1333760

 Causey Farm

Girley, Fordstown, Navan Co. Meath, C15 P83R

Coffee Morning Get Together

Sunday 14th August, Ark play centre in Pudding Hill

We would like to invite you to our August monthly coffee morning.

The goal of these monthly meetings is to create an opportunity for parents and their children to meet up regularly in a fun environment.

The August coffee morning will be held at Ark play centre in Pudding Hill Moorepark, Puddenhill, Co. Meath, A42 Y046 on Sunday 14th August from 10 am to 12:30 pm.

(Coffee and tea are available for purchase at the venue)

The prices are €5 and free for parents.We look forward to meeting you 😊

Insil & Avril

Virtual Christmas Party Invitation


We have organised a Virtual Christmas Party for our Adult and Older Teenage Members.

When: Wednesday 22 December 2020
Time: 7 – 9PM
Where : Zoom Platform

The Party will be Hosted By Shay Casserly & Linda Farrell who will be assisted by Philip Connolly & Stephen Farrell.

Zoom Link has been sent out by email


Thank you to everyone who supported our first National raffle for Down Syndrome Ireland, the support nationally throughout our branch network was hugely appreciated.

The draw took place at the National Office in Dublin with Ross O’Neill, National Advisory Council, Barry Sheridan CEO of Down Syndrome Ireland and an independent observer Gerry Cully who checked all winning tickets were valid.

The winning tickets were sold by our branches in Sligo, Longford Westmeath and Louth Meath.

The winners are :

1st Prize Hyundai i10 Car – Winner Joanne Moore
2nd Prize Week Stay iNua Collection Hotels – Winner Marek Strutynski
3rd Prize €500 Dunnes Stores Gift Car – Winner Rebecca Finnegan

Seller Prize Weekend stay Kellys Resort Wexford – Winner Aine O’Sullivan

Congratulations to all the winners and thank you to all the people who bought and sold tickets.

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