The Albinism Fellowship holds family events across the UK and Ireland throughout the year.
These events provide a great opportunity for people with albinism and their families to meet up and share experiences in a friendly and social atmosphere.
Details of upcoming events will be posted on this page as soon as they are confirmed.
Albinism Fellowship Events
These are events run by or in partnership with the Albinism Fellowship. At these events, AF trustees and/or contact persons will be available to provide information.
- Sat 30th May 2015 - Connect Albinism Information Day, Belfast
- Sat 13th June 2015 - London Summer Get-Together & Albinism Awareness Day
- Sat 13th June 2015 - Dublin Albinism Day & BBQ
- Fri 23rd - Sun 25th October 2015 - Family Weekend Conference, The Hayes Conference Centre, Swanwick, Derbyshire
Albinism Fellowship Events
Details of upcoming events will be posted here as soon as they're confirmed.
Saturday 30th May 2015 11am-3pm
RNIB NI (Royal National Institute of Blind People NI)
15-17 Gloucester Street
Lunch & children's entertainment provided
Please keep an eye on the website for event updates
To book your place, please contact:
Rosaleen Dempsey, NI Contact Person
Tel: 02890 334116
Saturday 13th June 2015
RNIB Sunshine House School
33 Dene Road
Our popular London event returns at a new venue for 2015; RNIB Sunshine House School in Northwood, a short walk from Northwood tube station and easily accessible from the M25.
More details will be confirmed nearer the date.
Saturday 13th June 2015, 1pm-4pm
St. John's GAA Clubhouse/Cumann Naomh Eoin,
(Click for map)
If travelling from the north on the M50 take exit 13, the Sandyford/Dundrum exit. Keep left towards Rathfarnham onto Brehonfield Rd.
If travelling from the south leave at the Sandyford exit and take the slip road towards Ballinteer. You will head towards Rathfarnham onto Brehonfield Rd.
The clubhouse will be about 2 Km on your left, a white building with a blue/navy (Dublin) & orange/black (St. John's) flag outside. The entrance is at the junction of Grange Rd. & Stonemason�s Way. There is a Lidl store across the road from clubhouse. Parking is available.
The 16 bus travels from the airport, through the city centre & passes the clubhouse. Alternatively you can get the 14 bus from the city to the terminus & walk (10mins) to the clubhouse via Stonemason�s Way.
- 1:00-1:20pm - Arrival. Tea & Coffee
- 1:20-1:30pm - Welcome
- 1:30-2:00pm - BBQ
- 2:00-2:30pm - Paul Kelly, managing director at Growth Drivers consultancy LTD. Personal story.
- 2:30-3:00pm - Elaine Howley, Chief Executive Officer with N.C.B.I.
- 3:00-3:15pm - Albinism Fellowship Update events. VHI Women’s Mini Marathon & upcoming conference in the UK.
- 3:15-4:00pm - Chat & mingling.
Contributions of €6 per Adult and €16 for a family of 4 towards cost of BBQ and venue will be requested on the day.
You may bring a desert or cake if you wish.
Parents are responsible to supervise their children at all times. Paper & crayons will be supplied to entertain children. Balls, hoola hoops, skipping ropes also will be provided.
Booking required by 31st May - Please Contact;
Treasa O Callaghan, Contact Person (Republic of Ireland)
Phone: 086 3789294