061 334023 | info@downsyndromelimerick.ie
061 334023 | info@downsyndromelimerick.ie

Our Purpose and Values

Down Syndrome Limerick endeavours to support families and individuals with Down Syndrome throughout their life, through a range of Social, Education and Development activities to help improve their lives and assist them in reaching their full potential. 

Down Syndrome Limerick is a regional branch of Down Syndrome Ireland, a registered charity limited by guarantee and not having a share capital. Down Syndrome Limerick is run on a voluntary basis by the members.  It is self-funding, with the majority of the funding raised through donations and fundraisers.

together we are family

Our Values


We support people of all ages with Down syndrome.


We strive to see each person with Down syndrome achieve their full potential.


We believe in the rights of children and adults with disabilities.


We value the opinions of each member.


We aim to deliver the service in an open and transparent manner.


We endeavour to provide a safe, positive, motivating and supportive environment for members.

Our Objectives

Down Syndrome Limerick aims to facilitate and optimise support and service delivery by:

  • Raising awareness of Down syndrome
  • Development of supports and services to enable people with Down syndrome to achieve their full potential – particularly where access to these supports and services is difficult.
  • Creating a comfortable and safe environment for our members to meet with their peers