Spring Appeal: Meet the Hayden Family

''We arrived at camp a family exhausted and in pieces but Barretstown helped us put our pieces back together''. Donate today to help impact the lives of families dealing with serious illness.

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Registration Closing Soon For Dublin Mountains Challenge 2017 - Secure Your Place Today

The Dublin Mountains Challenge is a fundraising walk for Barretstown. The route follows the picturesque and way-marked Dublin Mountains Way. The event starts in Tallaght and you can choose to walk the 24km route to Three Rock or the 42km route to Shankill.

You can enter individually or as part of a team. By taking part in the Dublin Mountains Challenge you will help to bring more children and families to camp.

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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.

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Support Us

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Volunteer

Our volunteers are an integral part of making camp happen. Whether you have a day, weekend, week or ...

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Have some serious fun!

From bakathon’s to marathon’s… to creating your own serious fun event there are loads of ways to be part of the magic of Barretstown

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