ABOUT THE CHARITY
Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind
One community changing lives
Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind (IGDB) is Ireland’s national charity dedicated to enabling people who are vision impaired and families of children with autism to achieve improved mobility and independence.
For over 40 years we have worked with our community of Breeders, Puppy Raisers, Home Socialisers, Temporary Boarders, Trainers, Staff, Volunteers and supporters to change as many lives as possible.
Did you know?
We currently have nearly 400 Guide and Assistance Dogs Clients in Ireland
All of our services are provided free of charge
It costs over €5 million to run our organisation each year
We receive over 85% of our income through voluntary donations and fundraising through our Branch network across the country