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10 Feb

A New Government – A New Disability Reform Agenda

Election 2016   A New Government – A New Disability Reform Agenda.  Reflections from the Centre for Disability Law & Policy At NUI Galway. 9 February, 2016 The hard-won economic recovery is now well underwa...

09 Feb

Disable Inequality Campaign

2016 is a year that promises much by way of societal change and reflection - a year in which the political consciousness and deliberations of a people will be upfront like never before. It is a historical centenary year ...

18 Dec

Are you a winner? Results of our Annual Raffle 2015 are announced here today!

We’re very excited here in Áiseanna Tacaíochta (ÁT) to announce the winners of our Annual Raffle 2015. The draw took place at 3pm today, and we'd like to wish a huge congratulations to: Paul Toomy (Lusk) winn...

03 Dec

Celebrating International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Every year, 3rd December marks the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPWD). The theme for 2015 is "Inclusion Matters: Access and Empowerment for People of All Abilities". Here at Áiseanna Tacaíochta ...

27 Nov

Latest income surveys show that poverty is rising among people with disabilities and carers

More than one in five people not at work due to illness or disability were at risk of poverty in Ireland last year. That's according to the latest Survey on Income and Living Conditions (SILC) from the Central Statistic...