The Mid-West Spina Bifida Association is a voluntary organisation run by parents and friends of people in County Limerick, Clare, and North Tipperary who live with one or both of these conditions. We provide services to 112 families. Our members range in age from newborn to just over 46!
Our services are FREE OF CHARGE and include physiotherapy (including assessment and intervention), orthotics, counseling for members and family, special bikes and equipment, computer classes, cookery, leadership and self awareness development, summer camps, swimming and art lessons, wheelchair sports (rugby, basketball, boccia, snooker, rowing, horseback riding, and many more) billiard lessons, paid expenses to families attending clinics in Dublin, paid extra tuition, parental support, social activities, respite, Wheels in Motion social group, leadership and confidence building courses, sexuality awareness courses, drug awareness training, and much more!
Our mission is to encourage and support an enhanced quality of life for members, parents, families and carers, striving for a brighter future.