Friday, January 19, 2018

Learning Disability Support in Ireland

There are a number of dedicated sites in Ireland providing information, resources, assistance and advice to adults and children with learning disabilities and special needs as well as assisting their families and carers. The sites included in this dedicated section of ABLEize were chosen because of their high levels of support to people with learning disabilities and difficulties plus assistance and the services of carers throughout Ireland.

Discover a number of websites of interest providing learning disability and special needs support groups, helplines and valuable information for people  throughout all areas of Ireland. Browse through the sites below and click the title to enter into each website.

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Ireland’s first social firm providing work and employment for the learning disabled. Details of their services and how to make contact.

Highlights a number of learning disabilities and information about employment assistance offered.

Provides support, workshops and community-based projects to assist people with intellectual disabilities in Ireland. Includes details of the services with contact information and the areas covered.

The Northern Ireland section of this large organisation supporting people with learning disabilities. Site provides details of assistance and advice, campaigns and local learning disability groups.

A non profit organisation offering support and employment resources for people with learning disabilities in Ireland.

Providing details of the support services for people with learning disabilities in Northern Ireland including information about how to adjust your disability, receive personal assistants, treatments as well as a range of information and online services for people with learning disabilities, their family and carers.

Dedicated to providing support to parents of adults and children with special needs and learning disabilities within Ireland. View details of clubs and activities, future events and how to get involved or make contact for support.

Providing support and activities for people in Ireland with a range of intellectual disabilities. Site offers volunteer details, education and contact.

An information resource and support group for children with dyslexia in Ireland. Based in Dublin.