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Survivors Sweepstake

The Post Polio Support Group inaugural Member’s Draw ‘Survivors Sweepstake’ took place on Monday 29 June, 2015 in the PPSG head office. The draw was witnessed by CEO Fran Brennan and Solicitor Laura Duffy.

The four numbers drawn were 2, 5, 7, 20. There was no winner of the prize fund of €1,000, however one runner-up matched three numbers, 2, 5, 7.

The runner up prize winner is of €50 is M. Clancy, Co. Dublin – congratulations!

The numbers were drawn using a random number generator and results can be cross-checked by going to and entering ticket number 18859MPH4P.

PPSG would like to thank members for their support in entering this draw. We will be rolling out entry envelopes again with the autumn edition of Survivor, or members may be able to obtain envelopes at Social Support Meetings, or on request.

Terms & Conditions: This is a member only, trial draw, subject to change as we see member interest. Runner up prizes of €50 or spot prize. If main cash prize is not won at the end of the year, we will run a sidelong draw with a prize of €1,000 and one winner will be drawn. Contact details (name/phone) must be included or prize is redrawn. If a number is entered twice on a row, or a number entered from outside field 1 – 25, then next consecutive number will be entered. Judges’ decision is final.

PPSG Annual General Meeting & Conference 2015 Report

The 2015 Post Polio AGM took place in the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Blanchardstown, on Monday 18th of May, with 200 members in attendance. There was a great deal of activity on the day, with keynote speaker retired TD Mary O’Rourke, speaking keenly to polio survivors about their resilience and her own personal experiences.

AGM 2015

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VHI Women’s Mini Marathon 2015

Polio Survivors Need Your Help
Are you planning to take part in the 2015 VHI Women’s Mini Marathon on June 1st? The Post Polio Support Group helps survivors of Polio in Ireland. Fundraising is vital to ensure we can provide help and support. Chose PPSG as your charity!

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A Hearth Warming Success

A Hearth Warming Success

The Post Polio Support Group’s World Polio Day Lunch on Friday, 17th October last was a tremendous success. With all the monies now in, the final tally is an incredible €25,378!

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People with neurological conditions once again facing the loss of vital services as charity funding scheme issues remain unresolved since last June

Last June twelve neurological charities supporting people with neurological conditions such as stroke, dementia and multiple sclerosis were facing closure or the loss of vital frontline services due to the decision by the Minister for the Environment not to renew existing funding to ALL the neurological charities which were on the SSNO funding scheme to support national voluntary organisations.

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Table Quiz

Table Quiz

To raise funds for the Post Polio Support Group


West County Hotel, Chapelizod, Dublin 20


Tuesday 27th of January, 8pm


€10 per person, €40 for table of 4
All Welcome- please support this event and bring your family and friends!

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