Irish Patient Organisations

Diabetes Ireland

Diabetes Ireland provides support and education to all people affected by diabetes. It also raises public awareness of diabetes and its symptoms and funds research into finding a cure for diabetes.

W: www.diabetes.ie      E: info@diabetes.ie      T: 01 842 8118 / 1850 909 909

Genetic and Rare Disorders Organisation (GRDO)

The Genetic and Rare Disorders Organisation (GRDO) is a non-governmental organisation which acts as a national alliance for voluntary groups, representing the views and concerns of people affected by, or at risk of developing, genetic or other rare disorders.

W: www.grdo.ie      E: info@grdo.ie      T: 086 022 9262

The Anne Sullivan Foundation for Deafblind People

The Anne Sullivan Foundation is a national organisation that was established to help low functioning deafblind children throughout Ireland.

W: www.annesullivan.ie      E: info@annesullivan.ie      T: 01 289 8339

Deafblind Ireland

Deafblind Ireland is an organisation set up by deafblind people, their families and professionals working in this specialist field. It seeks to raise awareness of the uniquely disabling consequences of the combined loss of sight and hearing and to provide a source of support for people who are deafblind and their families and information and guidance to professionals.

W: www.deafblindireland.ie      E: info@deafblindireland.ie

Irish Deaf Society

The Irish Deaf Society is the largest deaf-led organisation in Ireland working with both the deaf and hard of hearing community. Their work focuses on issues such as achieving equality and access for deaf people.

W: www.irishdeafsociety.ie      E: info@irishdeafsociety.ie      T: 01 860 18782