8 months ago to the day, I sat at our kitchen table in a state of despair. Schoolbooks, pencils, colours and copies piled all around me. Their intended user was in the playroom with her sister concerning herself with everything but the items she was supposed to be using. I was trying to rev myself up for theRead more
In a week of horrendous cover ups and massive let downs, there’s been a chink of light in the form of a medical card breakthrough for kids with disabilities. This is a massive achievement for their families who have been campaigning for years to secure medical cards for their children. This week, the Government has announced that the Bill to provide childrenRead more
After learning about the shockingly high termination rate for foetuses with Down Syndrome in the U.K.,Iceland and Scandinavian countries, last weekend allowed us to finally discover what the dreaded percentage was for Irish foetuses.