Mid-West Branch News

Una Anderson Ryan, Eddie Butler and other members of the Mid-West branch meet and chat with Broadcaster John Pendergast.

Broadcaster John Pendergast met with the mid west branch of the Parkinson's Association of Ireland on May 4th 2018. They discussed the different ways it affects people, how to effectively approach medication to treat the disorder, the different supports that are in place for those affected and how its members are leading rich and fulfilling lives. To see the interview click here

Midwest Branch of the Parkinson’s Association of Ireland.

Chairperson               Ms Kathleen Conran.           087 6344023 -  limerickchairperson@parkinsons.ie

Vice chairperson       Mr Aidan O’Connor.            

Secretary                    Ms Una Anderson Ryan.      087 2511156 -  limericksecretary@parkinsons.ie

Treasurer                   Mr  Edward Butler.                087 6776446


All the activities are closed for the summer months but the officers of the committee are available to chat to people with Parkinsons if they have a problem or just want to chat to someone who understands their condition.


In September we will recommence the following:_


Therapies.                                                                               Committee lead contact.

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Hydrotherapy in St Gabriels.                                                   Eddie Butler


Set dancing with Pat O’Dea.                                                    Kathleen Conran


Voice therapy and singing with Ann Blake.                          Una Anderson Ryan


Information sessions  in The Greenhills Hotel.                    Mags Richardson.


Date for your diary.

16th September 2018.

We will bring” an information afternoon” with four guest speakers to the

Longeville Hotel, Newcastle west. Co Limerick.

More information once the programme is confirmed.

This event will launch further therapy sessions to the Newcastle West in the Autumn.

We would like to thank all those who fundraise for our Branch.

With no Government funding with rely on the generosity of our friends.


Many thanks

Una Anderson Ryan

Acting secretary


Branch Phone Email Website
Kathleen Conran
087 6344023 limerickchairperson@parkinsons.ie www.parkinsons.ie


Branch Officers

Position Name
Chairperson Kathleen Conran
Secretary Una Anderson Ryan
Vice Chair Aidan O'Connor
Treasurer Eddie Butler



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