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 – March 15th

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Hear Keith Finnegan GBFM interview Carmel Hannon, VFDSG, following our great win at Mayor's Awards - Galway City Council Volunteers of the Year Award 2019
Podcast of Galway Talks with Keith Finnegan – Wednesday April 17th 2019
Click podcast link below to podcast, on player bar tune in at 24.40 mins to hear full interview, or 26.40 mins to hear interview with Carmel

galwaybayfm.ie/podcasts/april16-2/
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Galway City Council Volunteers of the Year: Voices for Down Syndrome Galway

Huge congrats again to Voices for Down Syndrome Galway who received the top award at the Mayor's Awards last night in the Galway Bay Hotel.

The award is in recognition of the fantastic speech and language therapy they provide to children and adults in Galway.
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Our small charity had a very big win last night!

VOICES FOR DOWN SYNDROME GALWAY was the overall winner of the GALWAY CITY COUNCIL VOLUNTEERS OF THE YEAR AWARD, at the MAYOR'S AWARDS Ceremony last night.

The Mayors awards acknowledge outstanding people and organisations, who through their commitment to participating in unpaid community and voluntary activities, have made a significant impact on the quality of their communities in Galway.

A big THANK YOU to all our parents, families and supporters who have given their time, energy and commitment to VFDSG this past 14 years, to ensure the provision of essential speech and language therapy to our sons and daughters ...this award is for you!
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