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VHI Women’s Mini Marathon »

5th June 2017 The Vhi Women’s Mini Marathon in Dublin is the biggest event of its kind in the world. Every year since its inception in 1983 this event has seen its numbers rise with thousands...[read more]


REGISTER The Patient Voice in European Reference Networks Information Meeting »

Date Friday, 7th April. Time 9:30-12:30 Venue O'Callaghan Alexander Hotel, 41-47 Fenian Street, Dublin 2 This is a free event. Register here https://www.eventbr...[read more]


Week 4 of Active with Ataxia »

This week our trainer Alan demonstrates resistance training with member Suzanne Hannon Week 4 Active with Ataxia from ataxia ireland on Vimeo.   ...[read more]


Returned Surveys and Bumper Draw »

Congratulations to our Survey Draw Winners! 1st Prize Cyril Gerety €2000 and 2nd Prize Damien McDonagh €1000 Thank you to Niall Barry, Executive Director of Team Hope who drew the winning...[read more]


Week 3 of Active with Ataxia »

Week 3 and member Graham Russell together with trainer Alan Dunne, demonstrate the use of resistance bands to help core strength.  Week 3 Active with Ataxia from ataxia ireland on Vimeo...[read more]


Week 2 of Active with Ataxia »

This week, another of our members, Nuala Staunton demonstrates the exercises together with physical trainer Alan Dunne. Please only partake in exercises following your doctor's advice. Active...[read more]


Week 1 of Active with Ataxia »

A new fitness programme designed by physical trainer Alan Dunne who has many years experience of working with people with disabilities. The programme focuses on improving core strength and building...[read more]


First 23 European Reference Networks for Rare Diseases »

On 15 December  the European Commission announced  the first 23 European Reference Networks for rare diseases (ERNs). This momentous step comes after years of collaboration and efforts between...[read more]

Recent Members Articles

'LIGHT' by Clodagh Clerkin - International Ataxia Research Conference »

The following poem was written and delivered by one of our members, Clodagh Clerkin, at the end of the International Ataxia Research Conference held in the UK - March 2015.   ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ The...[read more]

Kiara Lynch's Blog »

A Blog by one of our members, Kiara Lynch ...[read more]

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