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Our Mission Statement

We aim to provide information, support and friendship to people with Down syndrome and their families in Galway City and County, working towards an improved quality of life with respect and acceptance of people with Down syndrome as valued members of their community.

We recognise the importance of early intervention and developing communication ability.

We aim to create opportunities for social and personal inclusion and integration across the age spectrum

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Coffee Morning Invitation – 30th Sept

BIKE-2-BOFIN – Oct 8th 2016

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REMINDER....Coffee Morning this Friday 30th Sept in Hughes SuperValu, Claregalway, which will take place in store from 9.30am to 3.30pm
Sit back, relax and enjoy a tea/Coffee, home baked goods and yummy treats…bring a friend.
The event is being hosted by parent Claire Taylor and mum Maureen and kindly sponsored by Hughes SuperValu
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Bike-2-Bofin 2016

October 8, 2016, 8:00am - October 8, 2016, 6:00pm

FELLOW CYCLING ENTHUSIAST We are delighted to launch the 4th annual BIKE-2-BOFIN 90k charity cycle from Galway to Inishbofin, with option of a shorter 45k from Maam Cross. Cyclists are welcome to participate in either route option: 90k Route…Galway-Moycullen-Oughterard-Maam-Recess-Clifden-Cleggan-Inishbofin (ferry crossing from Cleggan to Inishbofin). 45k Route…Cycling group regroup at Maam Cross, where cyclists participating in the shorter route will join the group. Maam-Recess-Clifden-Cleggan-Inishbofin (ferry crossing from Cleggan to Inishbofin). This event is open to cyclist of all levels and promises to be both challenging and fun filled with the option of an overnight stay on the island of Inishbofin. This cycle is in support of local charity “Voices for Down Syndrome Galway”.( Last years’ event raised €21,800, a staggering achievement for all involved. Following the success of the last three years it is hoped to raise much needed funds for the organisation again this year. Full event info and link to online reg.....

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Being hosted by parent Claire Taylor and her mum Maureen
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Our thanks to SAP (Galway) and the support of their SAP volunteer Project 2016, in providing DSI Galway with a grant for Galway Community Circus to facilitate a Family Circus Summer Camp for our members and their families.

Lots of fun was had by all ages, learning juggling, tumbling, hula-hoop, tight rope walking, balancing, games and more- with a party on the last day of camp!

Thanks to all involved in organising and running this fun filled family event...enjoyed by all ages.
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