Irish Skin Foundation-supporting people with skin conditions in Ireland
  • #SaySomething

    We are launching our #saysomething campaign to mark World Psoriasis Day this year. We hope this campaign encourages patients to speak openly to their doctor about all of their symptoms.

  • Family Fun at Barretstown!

    Our Family Fun Day for children with skin conditions took place in Barretstown, Co. Kildare on 6th September and was a memorable day for all. 

    Take a look at the video and photos from the day

  • Back to School Pack for Eczema

    The National Eczema Society UK, have developed a new school pack to help teachers and parents with back-to-school season. The pack contains great tips and advice for both parents and teachers. 

  • Charles Institute UCD

    Find out more about our new home in the Charles Institute for Dermatology Research in UCD.

Our Mission

Our mission is to support and provide information and help to all those affected by skin disease in Ireland.

News and Events

‘Scalding on sunbeds could have cost me everything’

Very real and poignant account of the danger of using sunbeds - Shirley Mc Entee tells her story of fighting Melanoma caused by using sunbeds in her teens right through to her early 20's.

After a decade of living with melanoma, Shirley wants others to avoid making the harmful choices she made. Her message is: “Stay away from sunbeds.”

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Cork Skin Awareness Event

Do you suffer with a skin condition?
Come along  to our public event Saturday 15th November,10am – 1pm in the Kingsley Hotel, Victoria Cross, Cork city and visit the information stands, attend one of the free talks or visit the one-to-one Nurse Clinic

FREE Admission and FREE Parking

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