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Category: Testimonials

Helping sick, disadvantaged and children with special needs since 1951.

iPads Helping Educational Needs

We got this lovely message in from a mum of a 15 year old girl in Co. Cork, telling us how a simple thing like an iPad has had such a positive impact in their lives! “We would like to say a very big thank you to all at Variety Ireland, The Community Foundation and …

Technology for Educational Advancement

Samantha is a 9 year old girl from Co. Tipperary who has Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Thanks to the ESB’s “Energy for Generation Fund”, we are able to help lots of young children across Ireland just like Sam. By providing technology, such as Sam’s iPad Air, children can benefit in so many ways – especially …

Helping Fund Specialised Car Seats

Lucy is a 6 year old girl from Co. Cork who has Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus. We recently helped fund a new specialised car seat for Lucy. This new car seat meant she could now not only go on essential car journeys, but also have fun days out with her family – whilst knowing that she …

A New World of Opportunities!

Specialised Trikes can offer so many benefits to children of different abilities, as well as opening up a whole new world of opportunities and activities! We received the below message from the mother of a young girl in Co. Cork, whom we were recently able to help:   “I would like to thank all the …

Home-schooling Support During Lockdown

So many families have experienced trying times over the past year, especially when it came to home-schooling. Thanks to the ESB’s “Energy for Generation Fund”, we are able to help lots of young children across Ireland like Maria, a young girl from Co. Mayo with learning tools to help them with their educational needs. Maria has …

Specialised Trikes Can Offer Inclusion

Specialised trikes can be a fantastic benefit for many children with mobility problems. They not only improve muscle tone and promote exercise, but also offer a sense of freedom and allow a child to join in many outdoor activities with friends and siblings, that were previously unimaginable! Variety Ireland were delighted to be able to …

Providing Educational & Communication Aids

Variety Ireland love helping children all around Ireland in many different ways. Thanks to the ESB for Energy Fund, we were able to help children like Isobel from Co. Cork who received an iPad just before Christmas.   “Thank you so much to you all at Variety Ireland for the iPad that you supplied to …

A Vital Support for Teens in the West

Autism RPM (rapid prompting method) West are a local voluntary autism organisation from Mayo . They organise amazing weekend group and summer camps for teenagers with autism. Here, they can enjoy all sorts of activities including art, gardening and science. In 2020, Variety – the Children’s Charity of Ireland was delighted to be able to …

How Your Donations Help!

Here at Variety Ireland, we love to help children any way we can, by providing equipment that will benefit a child both physically and mentally.  Did you know that not only do we provide specialised mobility equipment, but also educational aids such as an iPad to the lovely Mia, whose mum and dad just sent …

Meet the Brilliant Brooke!

Meet the brilliant Brooke who is a thirteen year old girl from Dublin suffers with a rare disorder known as Rett Syndrome which is a neurological disorder that occurs almost exclusively in girls. Although Brooke is unable to walk or talk, this hasn’t prevented her from enjoying the simple things like enjoying the great outdoors. …