Ability Programme – Fintan Bray
27 Feb 2019
This is Fintan Bray, he is currently working in Clonabreany House Hotel in Kells, Co. Meath. Fintan secured his job through our Ability Programme which aims to secure meaningful paid employment for adults with Down syndrome.
DSI in Leinster House to discuss inclusion in Government’s Personalised Budgets Pilot
20 Feb 2019
Representatives from Down Syndrome Ireland were delighted to meet with the Minister for Disabilities Finian McGrath, Fianna Fáil Deputy John Brassil and Minister of State at the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport Brendan Griffin in Leinster House this week to discuss the inclusion of our Kerry Branch as one of the Government’s Personalised Budgets pilot projects.
Congratulations to Professor Mary McCarron, from Trinity College Dublin on receiving the first HRB Impact Award in 2019
12 Feb 2019
The award recognises how her research has transformed the health, care, and living environments for people ageing with an intellectual disability.
A great turnout for the DSI Ability Programme
08 Nov 2018
Congrats to the people who this week took part in employment training as part of our Ability Programme
2018 DSI Conference and AGM a success – speakers presentations now available
01 Nov 2018
Thanks to everyone who attended our 2018 AGM and Conference which took place in the Killeshin Hotel in Portlaoise recently.