Training, Careers & Lifestyle Fair for Young People with a Disability

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CYPSC is hosting an Inclusive Training, Careers & Lifestyle Fair for Young People with a disability or additional support needs, their family, supporters & disability sector workers.

16th November 2019

Letterkenny Institute of Technology

12pm to 4pm

There will be 40 information stands at the event covering further education and training opportunities and supports; employment supports; recreation and sporting opportunities. “There will also be a range of information workshops’ including the ‘Onside Project’ from the Independent Living Movement of Ireland; new adaptive technology in use in the Donegal Library Service; rights and entitlements, training opportunities, coaching supports into employment as well as sport and leisure opportunities and much more”.

The Bluestack Special Needs Foundation, Saturday Club will be present bringing Arts and Crafts fun for children 4 years and older with special needs.  Sign language interpreters will be available and can be requested at the Registration desk.

The event will also see the second edition of the Donegal Disability
Directory of Services being launched with copies available for all attendees.

Local Link will provide free transport to all young people with disabilities and their families to this event, and all you have to do is register by contacting CYPSC Coordinator Anne Timony Meehan at Anne.TimonyMeehan@tusla.ie or call 087 3527651 or CYPSC Administrator Gearoid on gearoid.horkan@tusla.ie.

Click on the links below for more information.