The October edition of the Disability Federation of Ireland’s newsletter is now online. An archive of past issues is also available.
ILMI (formerly Dublin CIL) was launched onSeptember 22nd, along with their new 3-year strategic plan, ‘Building a Movement for Change: Working together to fight for disabled people’s human rights in the 21st Century.’
The June edition of Spinal Injuries Ireland’s newsletter is now online. An archive of past issues is also available.
An article in today’s Irish Examiner reported on Cork CIL service user, Seán Bosonnet. Suffering from progressively-worsening scoliosis since his teens, Seán finally received life-changing surgery in June, 2016, thanks to a voluntary medical support group called Straight Ahead Ireland. The charity provides surgery, support and medical equipment for children with orthopaedic conditions.