President: Audrey Craven
The Migraine Association of Ireland is a registered charity (Registered Charity No. CHY 11252) which has been operating since 1994. Providing information, support and reassurance to migraine sufferers and those with other headache disorders. They are a membership-based organisation consisting of people with migraine or other headache disorders and members of their family and friends. They speak on behalf of people with migraine to policy makers.
This development has been recognised in the form of the ‘Irish Patient Association of the Year’ award and the ‘Best use of Information Technology’ national award for their website: www.migraine.ie.
The MAI is now world-renowned for its energy and determination in providing up-to-date quality information and advice, promoting the best treatment for migraine sufferers and raising awareness among health professionals and the general public about what can be a particularly debilitating condition.
Their current patron is the President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins.