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# down-syndrome-ireland - Wednesday 12 August, 2020

Opinion: Support is needed to help people with Down syndrome return to work

96% of employees on Down Syndrome Ireland’s Ability Programme were temporarily laid off due to Covid-19.

# down-syndrome-ireland - Thursday 21 March, 2019

Here's why some people are deliberately wearing odd socks today

Attitudes towards Down syndrome have changed over the decades and new campaigns launched today show how.

# down-syndrome-ireland - Friday 26 February, 2016

'This is why my vote is so important to me'

Those with Down Syndrome write about the importance of their vote and why they are engaging in the political system.

# down-syndrome-ireland - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge Watch Imelda May's amazing dance-off with a Limerick fan who has Down syndrome Moves

# down-syndrome-ireland - Monday 4 May, 2015

Dozens of motorbikes escort remains of Aidan Lynam home to Dublin

The father of three was killed in a crash yesterday.

# down-syndrome-ireland - Sunday 3 May, 2015

'Our hearts are broken': Tributes to biker killed during charity rally

The father-of-three was killed when his bike collided with a car.

# down-syndrome-ireland - Friday 13 June, 2014

Down Syndrome Ireland worried discretionary medical cards won't be returned as promised

It was outlined in the Dáil yesterday that discretionary medical cards won’t be returned until Cabinet comes up with a ‘legal formula’.

# down-syndrome-ireland - Sunday 8 June, 2014

No plans to extend Long Term Illness Scheme list despite not being updated since 1970

There have been calls that the new expert review panel for medical cards should match conditions on the LTI list.

# down-syndrome-ireland - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

Education Minister quizzed over needs of schoolchildren with Down Syndrome

The group are looking for the Minister to recognise that children with Down Syndrome have complex and enduring needs.

# down-syndrome-ireland - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Down Syndrome Ireland create tourism guide for Dublin

The 88-page book was written, designed, edited and tested by 16 people with Down Syndrome Ireland.

# down-syndrome-ireland - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

5,000 march to Leinster House in demand for greater disability rights

People with disabilities showed the government a red card at a national protest today in Dublin.

# down-syndrome-ireland - Tuesday 22 March, 2011

Focus on inclusion for World Down Syndrome Day

Two Irish people star in the video, which has a focus on inclusion and rights for people with Down Syndrome.