You are invited to a public meeting to set up a support group for people living with COPD in the Tallaght and Clondalkin area. There will be talks about COPD from a respiratory doctor and from patients living with COPD as well as the respiratory team from the hospital. A great way to find out…

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“ To coincide with World COPD day the Respiratory Team from the Regional Hospital Mullingar are running a Free COPD screening and information event in the Sheraton Hotel Athlone, Co. Westmeath on Thursday November 24th 2016  from 10- 3 pm. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a disease of the lungs which is associated with…

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Free Spirometry Sligo

Sligo University Hospital respiratory staff are holding an information day with free spirometry testing, So, if you are a current or ex-smoker, are over age 40, and you have symptoms like a chronic cough, bringing up phlegm, and breathlessness, it’s time for a checkup. It’s not too late to get help for COPD! There will…

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To coincide with World COPD Week many hospitals across the country will be hosting an event, check with your local hospital for details. West of Ireland Galway University Hospital Foyer on Wednesday 16th November from 10.30am to 2.30pm Go along if you would like to get a free breath test.


COPD Support Ireland is hosting our first COPD Patient Conference to mark World COPD Week 2016. The conference will give people living with COPD to come together and hear from expert speakers about how well we mange COPD care in Ireland. There will be opportunities to hear from our politicians and to engage in a…

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We have teamed up with Novartis to bring you a great chance to win up to €1000 for your local COPD Support Group. Anyone can enter and send in an image that shows what breathing life into Christmas means for someone living with COPD. There are a number of cash prizes so plenty of chances…

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Tipperary COPD Support Group are hosting a meeting in Thurles on 27th July at 7pm in the Order of Malta Hall.


COPD Support Ireland are delighted to announce the launch of the new National COPD Adviceline on Friday 1st July 2016.  The new Adviceline is being run in conjunction with the Asthma Society and is supported by the HSE.  The service will run from Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm.