Abbie Wants You To Hear Her Story
Back in the summer of 2016, little Abbie began a long and traumatic journey into treatment when she was diagnosed with leukaemia. She was just seven years old.Read More
25th Anniversary Gala Ball
2019 marks a very special year for Barretstown as we celebrate 25 years of continuing the legacy of Paul Newman. The highlight and key fundraiser for this special year will be the 25th Anniversary Gala Ball. Taking place on Saturday 28th September in the RDS Dublin, the Barretstown 25th Anniversary Gala will welcome over 1,000 people to the RDS to experience a little Barretstown magic.Find Out More
Childhood stops for seriously ill children. At Barretstown we Press Play on childhood.
Families always talk of how a diagnosis of serious illness means that normal family life stops, everything becomes about the sick child and the fight to save their life. Barretstown helps children and their families deal with the emotional and physiological scars often left after months and years of treatment. Hospitals treat the illness but Barretstown treats the child.Find Out More
Bake for Barretstown!
Join Louise Lennox, TV Chef, and Bake for Barretstown to help raise much needed funds for Barretstown and help impact the lives of seriously ill children! Sign up today and receive one of Louise's Exclusive Recipes. Be a superhero for Barretstown and remember an apron is just an cape worn backwards!Find Out More
What is Barretstown?
At Barretstown we run residential camps and programmes for children and their families affected by cancer and serious illness.
We offer a range of adventurous, fun and challenging activities which are supported behind the scenes by 24 hour on site medical and nursing care.