Donegal Down Syndrome Association together with Financial Wellbeing are running a workshop for parents of children with additional needs. This workshop aims to show parents how they can go about setting up a trust fund to provide for their child into the future. Financial Wellbeing also provides useful informtion in booklet form available here – […]
Do you want some help with school, home, friends, worries, loneliness, family? Maybe a Meitheal could help. Meitheal is an old Irish word that describes how neighbours come together to support each other in times of need. Our Meitheal can support you and your family to get the help you need. Here is a video […]
As part of Bike Week 2018 (June 9th-17th), Bluestack Sports Hub will be hosting 2 events in Donegal Town. These events are open to children/teenagers with an intellectual disability or autism. BOOKING IS ESSENTIAL, the links to book each session are attached below. Places are limited and refreshments will be provided. Feel free to spread […]
Look what is happening at the Parent Support Network on Tuesday 5th December – a chance to explore what options there are for young people with additional needs when they leave school.
Look what is happening in the Bluestack Foundation this month The Saturday Club runs from 10:30 – 12:30 every Saturday in the Bluestack Foundation. It offers a wide range of activities, from messy art and craft to computer games and music. The children are able to gain and build on their social skills, make new […]
The Bluestack Foundation Parent Support Network meetings will begin again on Tuesday 5th September in the Bluestack Foundation, just opposite the Abbey Vocational School in Donegal Town. Running from 7.30 – 9.30pm the theme for this month is ‘Social Stories’ and the speaker is Yvonne Shovelin. This group meets on the first Tuesday of every […]
Here is a great resource from Donegal County Childcare Committee for families who have a child with additional needs starting pre-school. Just click on the link https://youtu.be/l6kRun7ybpM