A parent-to-parent voluntary support group

Health

Please bear in mind that you may need to re-check information with your doctor.

Organisation Description
bodywhys.ie Bodywhys is the Irish National Charity, which offers help, support and understanding for people with eating disorders, their families and friends.
cleft palate The Cleft Lip & Palate Association of Ireland (CLAPAI)
childrensdisabilities.info  Children's Disabilities Information. US-based site for parents of children with disabilities or special needs - a good source of resources - web links, mailing lists, books, etc.
Department of Health and Children  Useful legislation information
Eczema  Eczema Ireland
Electronic Medicines Compendium and BNF.org More technical -both give information on medication in the UK; most should be relevant to Ireland.
Enable Ireland
Femalelife.ie
Food allergy.org
Food Safety Authority of Ireland Tips and information on food safety
Jack and Jill Children's foundation  For severely developmentally delayed children from 0-4 years
Meningitis.org Ireland still has the highest rate of meningitis and septicaemia in Europe.This site has information on the symptoms of meningitis and septicaemia, and details of scientific research on them. Their contact details are:
Meningitis Research Foundation, 
51 Cullenswood Road, The Triangle, Ranelagh, Dublin 6. 
01 496 9664 
LoCall 24-hour helpline 1890 41 33 44
Night Terrors.org
VHI  Cuidiú contributed to this
Vaccinations.org Scientific research on vaccines - and more on vaccinations 
Irish Prems   
Aspire Aspergers Syndrome Support
Irish Autism Action  
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder  
Dyspraxia Association Ireland