About Us

Monaghan Branch of Parents and Friends

A brief histroy including some key dates:

1966 – Monaghan Branch of Parents and Friends founded by Margaret Douglas, Joseph Dirwin,
Kileen Mulligan, Patricia McKenna, Leo Kinsella, Dan Rogan and Sean Murphy. The main aim was to improve the lives of those with an intellectual disability and their families.
1993 – Opening of first care home at Donagh House Tierneil.
1994 – Became a limited company now known as Monaghan Parents and Friends of Persons with an Intellectual Disability Ltd.
2003 – Opening of Millbrook House Milltown
2008 – Official opening of Brookevale House Milltown by President Mary McAleese
2009 – Chairperson Dan Rogan won the ICHS Board Member Award
2012 – Death of long term Chairperson Dan Rogan
2016 – Launch of Website and Facebook page

The mission of Monaghan Parents and Friends is to promote the right of people with an intellectual disability and their families.

Monaghan Parents and Friends of Persons with an intellectual disability Ltd are members of Irish Council of Social Housing IRL, Inclusions IRT and Monaghan Disability Group.

Present Committee: 2017

Chairperson : Paul Mc Glade
Vice Chairperson: Joe Dirwin
Secretary : Orla Mc Kenna
Treasurer : Cait Mc Kenna

Directors:

Jor Dirwin
Cait Mc Kenna
Pat Murphy
Paul Mc Glade
Patricia Mc Kenna
Peter Corrigan
Roselean Molloy

Contact Details : If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact our secretary via email olliemac6@hotmail.com