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

  • Sunbed Ban July 2014

    We are delighted to welcome the Minister for Health Leo Varadkar's confirmation of the ban on under-18s using sunbeds from Monday, 21 July.

  • Charles Institute UCD

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

  • What you need to know about: Psoriasis

    The booklet has been prepared for people with psoriasis. As with most other diseases, the more you know about psoriasis, the more you can do about it.

Our Mission

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

News and Events

Autumn Newsletter

This is the Irish Skin Foundation’s first newsletter.

We are delighted to share some of our past activities with you and also make you aware of upcoming events.

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Barretstown Family Fun Day 2014

Once again our annual Family Fun Day experienced the magic of Barretstown and it was a huge success!

Families travelled from all over the country to take part in this fun filled day.  The sun shone and everybody enjoyed a range of activities.

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