What We Do

ACT for Meningitis is a charity which aims to raise awareness and educate society about the signs and symptoms of meningitis while offering free support services in Ireland  to those affected by the disease.Our support service is tailored to the needs of the individual /family to find the most appropriate and beneficial service for them.Each individual situation differs depending on when they had Meningitis and the outcome at that time as Meningitis has a wide range of severe side affects coupled with the trauma of the experience.Our trained family support officer assesses where the charity will be most beneficial in providing support.

Our services include creative therapies-including play and art therapy which helps children deal with the impact of the disease , free counselling services for families or individuals who have been affected by Meningitis , Cranial Sacral Therapy ,physiotherapy home visits,one to one support and  family support days aimed at bringing families together to share their experiences of Meningitis  which eases the isolation.

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