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Because all Children Are Special

Variety - the Children's Charity of Ireland

Since 1951 we have been helping children in Ireland who are sick, disadvantaged or live with special needs.

Who We Are

Since 1951, Variety – the Children’s Charity of Ireland has made a real difference to many children’s lives across country.

What We Do

From Liberty Swings to wheelchairs  and specialised equipment to iPads for schools. Variety helps in many ways.

How To Help

Variety are a Not-for-profit charity, run by Volunteers. Help us by donating to fund our projects, or by volunteering.

Help us make a difference!

Unlike other charities, Variety – the Children’s Charity of Ireland has no paid directors or employees thus ensuring that money raised goes directly to helping to supply services, equipment and support to children across the whole of Ireland!


Latest News

Specialised Trikes Can Offer Inclusion

Specialised trikes can be a fantastic benefit for many children with mobility problems. They not[…]

Providing Educational & Communication Aids

Variety Ireland love helping children all around Ireland in many different ways. Thanks to the[…]

Someone to Hold this Christmas Day

Variety – the Children’s Charity of Ireland dropped into Temple Street Children’s Hospital today to[…]

Our Programmes

Over the years Variety Ireland have provided over 50 Sunshine Coaches, a dozen Liberty Wheelchair Swings and also lots of Wheelchairs and Trikes through our Mobility Programme.

But that’s just a small part of what we can do! We can also help in many other ways…


We help families, charities & communities all across Ireland

Here at Variety Ireland, we believe that no child should ever feel excluded or unequal to their peers. We aim to help those children who due to either mobility, or even financial problems may not get to enjoy as many different experiences as other children. We help children aged from 0-18 years, all across the 32 counties of Ireland!


National Makeup Free Challenge


The National Makeup Free Challenge is nationwide initiative designed to help raise self-awareness and promote “Inner beauty” to people across Ireland in aid of Variety – the Children’s Charity of Ireland.


Variety Ireland – A Sustainable Charity

Our Heart May Be Red, But Our Ambition Is To Be Green!

We at Variety Ireland have adopted a progressive “Sustainability Programme” in our efforts to better service the needs of children with disabilities and educational needs in Ireland.

As a “charity with a conscience”, we recognise the importance of taking care of the children of Ireland, while at the same time, looking after the environment where they live!

A Charity with a Conscience

Variety Ireland prides itself on being a charity with a difference. Thanks to our dedicated volunteers and supporters, we have no paid employees. This guarantees that all money raised goes directly where it is intended. 100% of your donation will go towards helping a child in need in Ireland!

Environmental Programmes

– Promoting Change – 

We at Variety – the Children’s Charity of Ireland believe it is the responsibility of each and every one of us to protect and enhance our beautiful land and waters on which all life depends.



One Mother’s Story

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Adapted Trike

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A New Wheelchair

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Braille Books

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Liberty Swing

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Sensory Therapy

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