Support numbers for parents


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

  

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

 

Dyspraxia Association of Ireland

Phone: 01-8747085

Email: info@dyspraxia.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

 

Epilepsy Ireland

Community Resource Officer: Agnes Mooney

Letterkenny

Co Donegal

Tel: 074 9168725

Email: amooney@epilepsy.ie

Website:www.epilepsy.ie

 

 

IDP- Inishowen Development Partnership

Buncrana Office

Inishowen Development Partnership
St. Mary’s Road, Buncrana, Inishowen, Co. Donegal
Tel: 074 9362218
Fax: 074 9362990
E-mail: admin@inishowen.ie
Company Registration No: 447893 CHY 17949

Carndonagh Office

Inishowen Development Partnership
Pound Street Business Park, Carndonagh, Inishowen, Co. Donegal
Tel: 074-9373083
Fax: 074-9373084
E-mail: info@inishowen.ie

iCARE Inishowen Children’s 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 Disability 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.

  

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

 

Health centre Buncrana

074 93 61044

HSE

Children and Families’ Services
Social Work and Child Protection Services are provided by the HSE to children and families who require support.

Donegal Social Work Service Tel: (071) 912 3770/3672
North West Region Adoption Services Tel: (071) 913 6552
Child Care Training, Letterkenny Tel: (074) 912 3784
North West Region Counselling Services Tel: (071) 914 2161
Children & Disability Services, College Street, Ballyshannon Tel: (071) 982 2776

Child Mental Health
Child & Family Mental Health Service Tel: (074) 912 3563

Speech and Language Therapy
Services are provided for children and adults who need help developing their speech or who have had difficulty in this area.

 

Middletown Autism Support

0044 (0) 28 3751 5750
admin@middletownautism.com

 

MDI Muscular Dystrophy Ireland

c/o MS Society
28, Slieve Sneacht, Glencar
Letterkenny, Co. Donegal
Family Support Worker: Ms Sinead Gillespie (covering Donegal, Leitrim & 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

Parents stop

Parentstop is a free and confidential support service for parents based in Co Donegal.

Castle Street, Market Square, Letterkenny 074 9177249

5 Miller’s Way, Carndonagh, Inishowen 086 8863674 or 074 9373493

 

Rainchild Network – Northwest Autism support

Contact: info@rainchild.ie

Website: www.rainchild.ie

 

 

Serenity House, Moville

Resource centre, Counselling services and Classes

Moville

353 (0) 74 9382945

serenityhouse@eircom.net

 

Special Needs Counselling Service

Address: Cashel na Cor

Umricam

Buncrana

Co. Donegal

Tel: 074 9363326