PMSFUK - Phelan McDermid Syndrome Foundation UK

Nicola Connolly – Scotland Regional Rep


Nicola has lived in the greater Glasgow area since 1993, originally from Northern Ireland. She has 3 children with her husband Chris.


Her middle child Niamh, born in 2004 has PMS. Niamh was only diagnosed in 2016 but has had difficulties since birth and has always attended special schools.


Niamh is a generally very happy, sociable child with a sunny, mischievous disposition. She requires help with all daily tasks and generally keeps fairly well although she has had her share of hospital visits! Niamh loves dancing to pop music with disco lights.