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Wedding Favours

Is your special day approaching? Show your support for the IMNDA on your wedding day and purchase our beautiful wedding favour cards. The cards are business card sized and folded over. They look lovely at each place setting. Available all year round!

The message inside the card reads:

Thank you for being part of our special day.
In honour and appreciation of our guests a contribution has been made to the Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association

Buy yours today for just €2 a card and we will get them in the post straight away!

Wedding card

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…)

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…)

IMNDA to hire 4th nurse from funds raised by Fr Tony Coote

Campaign contributes €275,000 to charity helping people living with MND

The Irish Motor Neurone Disease Association (IMNDA) has announced plans to hire a fourth nurse to help people living with motor neurone disease in Ireland using funds raised from Fr. Tony Coote’s inspirational Walk While You Can campaign. (more…)

The IMNDA is now Triple Locked!

Triple Locked Member of Charities Institute Ireland 2017

The IMNDA is delighted to announce that we have been awarded the Triple Lock Status for 2017. This has been bestowed on us as we demonstrated that our charity always upheld the highest standards in transparent reporting, good fundraising and governance. (more…)

Minister for Health announces Public Consultation on Home Care Services

Ministers Harris and Daly announce opening of a Public Consultation on Home Care Services

Minister for Health, Simon Harris, TD, and Minister of State for Mental Health and Older People Jim Daly, TD, today announced the opening of a public consultation on home care services.  The consultation is being carried out in order to help inform the development of a new statutory scheme and system of regulation for home care services. (more…)

National MND Awareness Campaign 2017

“I know I sound a bit drunk, but tea is the only thing I’ve been drinking”

Rugby mad Michael Clancy to feature in awareness drive for IMNDA

Fundraising to help 360 Irish people living with incurable Motor Neurone Disease (more…)

Ice Bucket Challenge Funds MND Breakthrough

Ice Bucket Challenge Funds MND Breakthrough

Money raised from the global fundraising phenomenon “The Ice Bucket Challenge” has helped to make a significant breakthrough in identifying a key gene linked to Motor Neurone Disease. (more…)

IMNDA Strongly Condemns Actions of Console Founder

IMNDA Strongly Condemns Actions of Console Founder

The IMNDA, its staff and board members would just like to reassure supporters and donors surrounding the recent stories that are surfacing regarding Console. The IMNDA strongly condemns the actions of its former CEO and board of directors. The IMNDA is shocked and appalled to hear how money was used within the charity. (more…)

27th Annual International ALS/MND Symposium

27th Annual International Symposium for ALS/MND is coming to Dublin!

The International Alliance holds the Annual Alliance Meeting to provide a forum for member associations to meet and share advances in supporting people living with ALS/MND. (more…)