Cystic fibrosis is an inherited chronic disease that affects the lungs and digestive system of about 1,200 people in Ireland (70,000 worldwide). There is a high prevalence of CF in Europe, with the highest worldwide prevalence in Ireland, which is three times the average rate in other EU countries and the United States.
TLC4CF(Tipperary, Limerick & Clare for Cystic Fibrosis) is a regional branch of the Cystic Fibrosis Ireland dedicated to improving services and quality of life for people with Cystic Fibrosis living in the Mid-West of Ireland.
TLC4CF was founded by friends and family of People with Cystic Fibrosis (PWCF) in Tipperary, Limerick & Clare. TLC4CF work closely with the CF specialist team at the Mid-Western Regional Hospital Limerick, to give maximum assistance to both parents and children/adults living with Cystic Fibrosis.
We are supported by fundraising and voluntary contributions and are solely concerned with the well-being of people with Cystic Fibrosis
TLC4CF was founded by friends and family of People with Cystic Fibrosis in Tipperary, Limerick and Clare. We are a regional branch of the CFAI, dedicated to improving services for people with Cystic Fibrosis