News and Events

Delegation
16 May

Israeli Delegation comes to Dublin to learn about the Irish experience of Personalised Budgets

An interesting and informative meeting was held last week between ÁT and The National Applied Social Research Institute in Israel (Myers-JDC-Brookdale Institute). The Institute leads some of the most important national ...

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11 Apr

ÁT Board Appoints Paul McBride as Chief Executive Officer

The Board is delighted to announce the appointment of Paul McBride as Chief Executive Officer of Áiseanna Tacaíochta. Paul has over 20 years’ experience in senior management positions in both the commercial and not-...

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20 Mar

We Are Deeply Saddened to…

We are deeply saddened to hear the news of the passing of ÁT member Darren Jordan on Friday 17th March. Darren had been a leader with ÁT since December 2014 and was such a wonderful person to have worked with. He emb...

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09 Mar

Disability Rights Protest March 30th in Dublin for UN Convention for People with Disabilities

A demonstration to highlight the Government’s failure to ratify the UN convention for People with Disabilities. The 30th of March 2017 will mark 10 years since Ireland signed up to the convention but failed to sign it ...

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Catherine Shortt
29 Apr

AT Leaders: Meet Catherine

Catherine manages her own services through AT. Recently, she kindly agreed to answer some questions about her experience of Direct Payments and about life in general. Tell me something about yourself. My name is Cat...

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