on from considerations of narcolepsy sufferers,
the medical profession treating them and
families affected by this sleep disorder,
a Narcoleptic Patients Support Group is
required in Ireland.
The aims of the organisation will include:
1. To promote awareness of narcolepsy
to sufferers, the medical profession and
the public at large and to provide information
on the subject.
2. To encourage the Health Service Executive
and Social Welfare Services to recognise
Narcolepsy as a disability.
3. To be up to date with in-depth study
and research into the cause, treatment
and management of Narcolepsy.
4. To provide
a forum for interaction and exchange between
sufferers, their families and any interested
Sleepy-heads is a
voluntary non-profit organization established
in June 2009. It is dedicated to individuals
with Narcolepsy. Our mission is to provide
services to educate, advocate, support
and improve awareness of this neurological