Inclusion Ireland welcomes appointment of confidential recipient

Inclusion Ireland has welcomed the newly appointed confidential recipient who will take complaints about disability services from whistleblowers following revelations relating to Aras Attracta care home in Swinford, Co Mayo and similar facilities.

Pathways to Possibilities Training to be held in Limerick in January

Pathways to Possibilities is an exciting training course run by parents for parents alongside professsionals as allies. Parents and staff will work together on the course. The course is structured in collaborative workshops with practical outcomes. 

The course takes 6 days, over one month. Inclusion Ireland is hosting this popular course in Limerick on January 19th, 20th, 21st and 4th, 5th, 12th February

Inclusion Ireland write letter to TDs and Senators regarding Aras Attracta

The RTÉ Investigations Unit programme on the Áras Attracta care home in Swinford, Co Mayo last week shone a depressing light on the standards of residential care for persons with intellectual disabilities in this HSE-run facility. To read the letter please click here.

Public meeting in Swinford postponed

Due to concerns over logistics and timing, Inclusion Ireland and Down Syndrome Ireland have postponed a public meeting which was scheduled to take place at the Gateway Hotel in Swinford, Co Mayo this Thursday (December 18).

Inclusion Ireland launch new self-advocacy resource unit

Inclusion Ireland has launched a new dedicated webpage called Self-Advocacy Resource Unit which will provide news, information and materials to self-advocacy groups around Ireland. To view the new section please click here.

Helpful contact details for Prime Time viewers

Inclusion Ireland is very mindful that the RTE Prime Time Investigates programme on 9th December was extremely distressing for viewers.

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