New Parents | Enable Ireland

New Parents

Coming to terms with a child's disability is often difficult for parents. Feelings of isolation, confusion and anxiety are common at this time. Our team is there to listen and to give information and support.

Mum and baby in swimming pool with coloured balls

We hope this website provides a useful introduction to the services and supports available at Enable Ireland. Our approach to service delivery puts your child and your family at the centre of your service. We will provide you with the right information so that you can make informed decisions together with your services team.

What can you expect from Enable Ireland Children’s Services?

How can I get a referral to Children's Services?

The services and supports we offer vary across different regions. To find out about specific services offered in your area please contact you local service centre. 

Find your local service centre

Find out more about Children's Services

Learning Disabilities Guide for Parents

Tips to help you and your baby 0-3 months

Find out about our Children's Services Team

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