Media Coverage

Polio Survivors Ireland strives to raise awareness of the issues and challenges faced by polio survivors, and to ensure that the public, the statutory services and medical profession remembers, ‘we’re still here’.

Here is some of the more recent coverage:

World Polio Day 2018 – we highlighted the issue of waiting times and the cost of customised shoes. This image was chosen as an Irish Times image of the day.



Irish wheelchair users appeal to motorists and cyclists to stop blocking their way on footpaths as Ireland holds Make Way Day

Interview with Nickey Brennan, on Community Radio Kilkenny Carlow:



A selection of coverage online (some also in print) throughout 2018: