RESPECT provides support and funding to improve the lives of people with intellectual disability in the care of the Daughters of Charity service. We do this by improving the surroundings and the independence of service users, through capital building projects and ground breaking research initiatives.

You can help

You can support RESPECT in two easy ways – by signing up for our email, and by sharing our message with your friends and colleagues. Every email and share counts to us. Of course you can also attend an event or donate too!

What we do?


Respect’s building projects move from the old model of institutional care to a community setting.


The DOCTRID Research Institute co-ordinates the ASSISTID EU programme, the first and largest of its kind.


We fundraise in various ways in collaboration with families, friends, corporate and retail supporters.


The RESPECT Shop is located in Park Shopping Centre, Prussia Street, Dublin 7 and is open from Monday to Saturday.


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    Why not get involved and support RESPECT by placing red boxes in your local business.

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    Save the date for an afternoon of tea, dancing and a handbag auction in aid of RESPECT.
    Fitzpatrick Castle Hotel, Killiney.
    Sunday 16th October 2016.

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    A group of cyclists took on the 220Km cycle from Dublin to Galway for RESPECT this year. We were blessed with a lovely sunny day and the cyclists had a …

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 at the Respect Summer Lunch held at the Intercontinental hotel-photo Kieran Harnett

    RESPECT got off to a flying start this season with the 16th Annual RESPECT Summer Lunch on Saturday 11th of June.  Guests gathered at the InterContinental Hotel for a sunny …

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    This year RESPECT are working closely with LinkedIn and on the 20th May we had the pleasure of a visit from LinkedIn staff. Twenty enthusiastic volunteers joined us in Clonsilla …

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Friday 03, 06, 2016. (Alejandro Sotomayor / RESPECT)

    Come and visit us at Prussia Street to check out our vibrant window display which changes each month. Great bargains in ladies and gents clothing, shoes, accessories aswell as bric-a-brac …

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    Congratulations to our supporters who took part in the 2016 Women’s Mini Marathon last Monday 6th of June.
    We would like to extend our gratitude to everyone who fundraised for RESPECT.

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    Our Greenway Cycle/Walk took place in Westport amongst the rolling hills and scenery on Saturday 21st May. Thankfully, we were blessed  with glorious sunshine and the company of wonderful friends …


Upcoming Events


RESPECT Golf Classic

1:30 pm — 7:00 pm
@ Carton House
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Tea Dance

6:00 pm — 7:00 pm
@ Fitzpatrick’s Hotel
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