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Walk While You Can in Marlay Park!


When Father Tony Coote, Parish Priest in Mount Merrion, was diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease in March of last year, he began the life-changing fundraiser #WalkWhileYouCan, walking the length of Ireland to raise funds for the Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association (IMNDA). (more…)

Drink Tea for MND!

Put on the Kettle & let’s Drink Tea for MND!!!

The 21st June is MND Global Awareness Day. To mark this significant date, each June we ask people to hold a Drink Tea for MND event to help raise funds and awareness for people with Motor Neurone Disease. (more…)

VHI Women’s Mini Marathon 2019

Come on ladies – join us, along with women from across Ireland and run the race to make a difference! Join the Fight against Motor Neurone Disease and sign up for the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon on Sunday June 2nd. (more…)

The Greatest Show Charity Ball

We are delighted to announce that The Greatest Show Charity Ball is taking place in aid of the Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association (IMNDA) on Saturday 1st June at 7pm in the Radisson Blu Hotel, Little Island, Cork. (more…)

Variety Charity Concert in Ennis

A night of musical magic to remember is coming to Ennis with acts including internationally acclaimed tenor Anthony Kearns! Aidan White is hosting a Variety Charity Concert in aid of the IMNDA at Hotel Woodstock, Ennis on Thursday 15th August at 8pm. (more…)

Balla Charity Walk & Run

The No Name Club in Balla & Turlough Wheelers are organising a fantastic day of walking, running & cycling for the IMNDA on Mother’s Day, March 31st 2019. They will have a 5K walk/run and a 40k or 80k cycle.  (more…)

MND Nurse Job Vaccancy

MND Nurse , Clinical Nurse Manager (CNM) Grade Ⅱ

The Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association (IMNDA) is the primary support organisation in Ireland for people diagnosed with Motor Neurone Disease (MND), their carers and families. It currently employs three outreach MND nurses who travel around Ireland providing care and support to the MND community.  In light of funds raised through Fr. Tony Coote and his Walk While You Can campaign we are now in a position to recruit a 4th MND Nurse to carry out home visits, provide nursing support and be the link between health care professionals within local communities, IMNDA service staff and Beaumont MND Clinic. (more…)

Sponsored Silence 2019!

Sometimes Silence Speaks Volumes

Imagine an hour…a day….a week without speech. Imagine not being able to say ‘I love you’ this Valentine’s Day. Unfortunately, that is the fate met by most people living with Motor Neurone Disease (MND). (more…)

Legends Rugby Event Ireland v England

We are very excited to announce that some of the top personalities from the rugby community will descend on the RDS for the annual Ireland v England Legends game on Friday, February 1st.  A feature of the rugby calendar, the event raises money for rugby related charities and this year it will support MND too. (more…)

Irish Life raise €180,000 for the IMNDA

12th December 2018 – Irish Life has announced that its employees have raised a fantastic sum of €360,000 for two Irish charities, the largest amount ever donated in a single year by the company. (more…)