of Ireland (DFI) is the national support organisation and advocate
for voluntary organisations in Ireland who provide services
to people with disabilities and disabling conditions.
DFI represents and supports over 150 voluntary disability
organisations and groups, of which 73 comprise its National
Council, and 23 of which are Associate Members. Allied to this
it works with and supports over 200 organisations and groups
around the country that have a significant and growing disability
interest, mainly coming from the statutory and voluntary sectors.