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People With Disabilities Face Discrimination in Housing

Lone mothers, people with disabilities, young people and Travellers are the main groups facing the highest levels of discrimination and inequality when it comes to housing in Ireland, according to research published by the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission and ESRI on 15th June 2018.

You can read the report by clicking here.

 

 
Ablefest Musical Festival: 22nd July 2018

Ablefest Musical Festival, Causey Farm, Kells - 12pm on Sunday 22nd July 2018.

Ablefest is a music festival for people with disabilities and their families. Tickets €15 plus 75c online booking fee - tickets include a carer's pass.

Find out more here.

 
ADHD Parent Support meetings Bray

Do you have a child - or are you an adult - who has been diagnosed with ADHD?

At these Bray support meetings you will get the chance to discuss issues and resources available in your home life or your child's school life.

Initial drop-in meeting: Tuesday 26th June 2018 from 7-8.30pm in the Martello Hotel, 47 Strand Road, Bray.

Register interest at HADD/ADHD - Ph: 874 8349  Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

 

 

 
Triple A Wicklow Family Fun Day

Triple A Wicklow Family Fun Day: Saturday 23rd June 2018, 1-5pm in Greystones Rugby Club. Kid €5 Adults free!

Triple A Wicklow is a registered charity supporting the autism community.

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ESB WAM placements 2018

Applications are currently open for 10 WAM positions in ESB, based across different sites in Dublin. 

All placements are for six months' duration and are paid employment opportunities at the rate of approx. €19,000 per annum. Applicants may only apply for a maximum of two positions. Candidates who were on a previous placement / traineeship with ESB are not eligible to re-apply.

 

  • Interviews will be held in August/September 2018.
  • Successful Candidates will start in Early October 2018.

 

Closing Date for all positions is 12 noon, Wednesday 4th July 2018. 

The WAM Programme offers graduates with disabilities the chance to undertake six months' paid mentored work placements with high profile Irish employers.  Find out more here: https://ahead.ie/esbplacements 

 
Wicklow Community Directory

Wicklow Community Directory is an online website listing community groups and agencies across Co. Wicklow and the activities, services and supports they provide.  Check out what's listed in the directory under Disability Groups & Services here https://www.wicklowcommunitydirectory.ie/taxonomy/term/11

 


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People With Disabilities Face Discrimination in Housing

Lone mothers, people with disabilities, young people and Travellers are...

Ablefest Musical Festival: 22nd July 2018

Ablefest Musical Festival, Causey Farm, Kells - 12pm on Sunday...

ADHD Parent Support meetings Bray

Do you have a child - or are you an...

Triple A Wicklow Family Fun Day

Triple A Wicklow Family Fun Day

Triple A Wicklow Family Fun Day: Saturday 23rd June 2018,...

ESB WAM placements 2018

Applications are currently open for 10 WAM positions in ESB,...