Ataxia Ireland Skydive

The Ataxia Ireland Skydive will take place at Abbeyshrule on the 23rd of August 2014. At the moment they have 18 people who are brave enough to take a little step off a plane. If you are brave (mad!) enough to be number 19 then contact Kate O’Kelly on or Kate O’Kelly on facebook. For […]

Service Dogs of Ireland Seminar

A seminar will run from 10.30am-5pm on Saturday 13th of September 2014 in the Corrin Event Centre, Fermoy Co Cork. The Charities concerned in this Seminar are listed alphabetically as:- Autism Assistance Dogs of Ireland Irish Dogs for the Disabled. Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind which also runs an Assistance Dog Programme. Irish Therapy […]

Trust Planning Workshops™

Change your child’s future quality of life by attending a workshop As a parent of a son or daughter with special needs, you must set up and fund a “Special Needs Trust.”This will ensure your child doesn’t lose their entitlements and can maintain their quality of life after you have passed away. Not something as […]

IFXS Conference 2014 7th Sep

This conference is for both families and professionals who care and work with individuals with Fragile X Syndrome, Down Syndrome and autism spectrum disorders. It is an opportunity to learn about important aspects of neurodevelopmental disorders and the latest research findings, as well as giving families and professionals time to meet and share their experiences […]

Stay Informed

From years spent assisting parents who have children with special needs, I can only imagine and try to understand the additional pressure parents are under. If it’s not the stress of getting children to school, consultants, hospital appointments or bringing them to speech or occupational therapy, then we also have the worry of providing for […]

Welcome to Financial Wellbeing

A company dedicated to special needs trust planning & guidance. I hope that after looking through our website that you will get a greater understanding of the issues facing you as a parent with a child with special needs. I hope you get a better grasp of benefits, entitlements, tax credits, wills and general trust planning […]

Have you claimed everything?

I received a great call recently from a mum who has 3 daughters. The youngest daughter has moderate intellectual disability. She was standing in her kitchen with a cheque from the Revenue for €12,223 for a tax rebate claim and she thanked me about ten times for helping her to sort out the families personal […]