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Inclusive Research Network wins first prize for their poster at the CDLP Summer School 2017

(30 Jun 2017)

The Inclusive Research Poster came first in the Best Poster Competition at the National University of Galway Summer School organized by the centre of Disability, Law and Policy.

Can you take part in research about the information needed by families at the early stages?

(29 Jun 2017)

An online survey is being carried out to evaluate the www.informingfamilies.ie website and to get a better understanding of the early information needs of families of children with disabilities

A Safeguarding Public Awareness Campaign launched by the National Safeguarding Committee

(08 Jun 2017)

A Safeguarding Public Awareness Campaign which was launched by the National Safeguarding Committee on Monday, June 5th 2017.

Accessible Safeguarding Film – DVD available for sale.

(24 May 2017)

Members of the Brothers of Charity Clare Advocacy Group & Rob Hopkins in partnership with the Designated Officer Jo Rynne, Brothers of Charity Clare, have produced a film to make Safeguarding information more accessible to people we support.

People with a disability who take up some sort of employment will not lose their benefits

(07 Apr 2017)

eople who have a disability and take up some form of employment will not lose any of their state benefits, Disability Minister Finian McGrath has said.

HSE National Lottery Grant Open for Applications

(07 Apr 2017)

The HSE has been allocated National Lottery Funding for distribution to community based groups and voluntary organisations under the Respite Care Grant Scheme and the National Lottery Grant Scheme.

New model for the allocation of special educational teaching resources announced

(20 Jan 2017)

The Department of Education and Skills has this week announced the implementation of a new model for the allocation of special educational teaching resource to mainstream primary and post-primary schools.

Initial Briefing on Review by the HSE of “Safeguarding Vulnerable Persons” Policy

(12 Dec 2016)

The HSE are to commence a review of “Safeguarding Vulnerable Persons at Risk of Abuse - National Policy and Procedures 2014.”

The National Federation welcome HSE Report - Home Sharing in Intellectual Disability Services in Ireland

(09 Nov 2016)

The HSE National Expert Group on Home Sharing have published a report entitled Home Sharing in Intellectual Disability Services in Ireland


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