Useful links

From the HSE and the Institute of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, Royal College of Physicians of Ireland

Irish Nutrition + Dietetic Institute

A leaflet for women of child-bearing age explaining what folate and folic acid are, why they are important and how to get enough.

Provide information, support and advice to people with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus, their parents and carers.

Shine is a community of individuals, families, friends, and professionals, sharing achievements, challenges and information on living with hydrocephalus, and/or spina bifida, and related issues.

Founded by people with spina bifida and hydrocephalus and their families in 1979. Over the years, it has grown from a voluntary association into a professional disabled people’s organisation.

Contact us

If you have any queries, please contact Andrew Castles. E-mail or telephone +353 14480615.