COVID-19 Advice and updates

The continuous stream of information coming from various different channels can be overwhelming. The vast majority of the population are worried about how to look after their families well-being at this tricky time. Given the added anxiety and worry that already exists when living with EB we have put together some information you may find useful along with a summary of the general advice provided by the HSE, local and national Government and links to additional information sources.

Note: DEBRA Ireland are not responsible for the content on third party websites, we have collated the guidance and links that are, to the best of our knowledge, reputable sources of information and are updated regularly. Please get in touch if there are any issues with the information on these pages.

If you require any assistance reading this information please get in touch with DEBRA’s Family Support team:

[email protected] (0861838864)
[email protected] (0872903084)



February 11th 2021

Questions you may have regarding EB & COVID-19, the vaccine and how it relates to you and your family…. Read More


April 6th 2020

DEBRA International have produced an information booklet on COVID-19 for the EB Community…. Read More


March 23rd 2020

The Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection (DEASP) has announced a new COVID-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment…. Read More


March 11th 2020

Coronavirus is a respiratory disease which seems to start with a fever, followed by a dry cough… Read More