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Enquiries Welcome During Covid – 19 085 8660507

 

Accessability
To improve physical, emotional and learning access for persons with disability.
Inclusiveness
To better enable persons with disability to use talents and skills to benefit society .
Ability
To ensure inclusiveness for persons with disability.

COMMITTEE MEETINGS:

When?

Steering Committee meetings are held on a monthly basis on the first Tuesday of each month.

Where?

Venues are normally advised on the notice of the meeting.

We are currently conducting our meetings remotely using Zoom to ensure the safety of our members during the COVID 19 pandemic.

Officers 2020
Officers 2020, Mary Reilly Secretary, Olivia Shiel Chairperson, David Larkin PRO and Damien Mackin Treasurer.

 

FULL MEMBERS MEETINGS

When?

A full members meeting is normally held during the month of June

Where?

As this is a larger meeting the venue is usually a hotel with some transport provided.

 

A.G.M

AGM 2019
AGM 2019

When?

The Annual General Meeting is normally held during the month November.

Where?

As like the full members meeting the venue is usually a local hotel and transport is also provided.

Agendas for all meeting are posted regularly and the minutes of the current/latest meeting are also uploaded to the website on approval.

Copies of the Annual Reports are also uploaded to the web.

Proposed dates of meetings for 2020 will be published here or may be viewed in the Calendar Section.

If you are interested in becoming a member of dis ABILITY Louth please do not hesitate to contact any committee member or phone on 085 866 0507 or email disabilitylouth@gmail.com

ORGANISATIONWEBSITE / Facebook
Accord 

www.accord.ie

www.facebook.com/AccordMarriageCare 

An Tain Arts Centre 

www.antain.ie

www.facebook.com/antainartscentre

 

Ardee Active Retirement

 

www.facebook.com/activeirl

Aura Leisure 

www.auraleisure.ie

www.facebook.com/AuraDundalk

Cara Cancer Support Centre 

www.ccscdundalk.ie 

www.facebook.com/CaraCancerCareCentre

 

Citizens Information Co. Louth

 

www.citizensinformation.ie

DEAFHEAR.ie 

www.deafhear.ie

www.facebook.com/DeafHearie-198861936826661

 

Dundalk FM

 

 

Disability Federation of Ireland

 

www.dundalkfm.com 

info@dundalkfm.com 

 

www.disability-federation.ie

www.facebook.com/DFIIreland

 

Dundalk Parents of the Intellectually Disabled

 

None

Dundalk Simon Community 

www.dundalksimon.ie

www.facebook.com/DundalkSimonCommunity

 

Early Intervention Support Services

 

www.genesislouth.ie/early-intervention-at-its-best  

Epilepsy Ireland 

www.epilepsy.ie

www.facebook.com/epilepsy.ie

 

IMPERO

 

None

Inclusion Ireland

 

 

Irish Wheelchair Association

 

http://www.inclusionireland.ie 

https://www.facebook.com/Inclusionire

 

www.iwa.ie

www.facebook.com/irishwheelchairassociation

Louth Family Carers 

www.familycarers.ie 

www.facebook.com/familycarers

 

Louth Women’s Network for better rural living

 

www.facebook.com/IrishCountrywomensAssociation/posts/1168496519856128

Malta Services Drogheda 

www.maltaservicesdrogheda.ie

www.facebook.com/MSDrogheda

MS Ireland Louth Branch 

www.ms-society.ie

www.facebook.com/MultipleSclerosisIreland

N.C.B.I 

www.ncbi.ie

www.facebook.com/ncbisightloss

 

National Advocacy Service for People with Disabilities

www.citizensinformationboard.ie/en/services/advocacy/
 

National Learnng Network

 

www.nln.ie

 

Omeath District Development Co

 

www.facebook.com/omeathdistrictdevelopment/

Post Polio Support Group 

www.polio.ie

www.facebook.com/PolioSurvivorsIreland

Red Cross 

www.irishredcross.ie

www.facebook.com/IrishRedCross

 

Rehab Care

 

www.rehabcare.ie

SHINE 

www.shine.ie

www.facebook.com/Shine-Supporting-People-Affected-by-Mental-Ill-Health-48814649226

 

Sir Vere Foster Writer’s Group

 

None

Spinal Injuries Ireland 

www.spinalinjuries.ie

www.facebook.com/SpinalInjuriesIreland

St. John of Gods 

www.sjog.ie

www.facebook.com/sjogmentalhealth

 

V.I.P  [Visually Impaired People]

 

www.facebook.com/visuallyimpairedpeople

 

WADE

 

None

WALK 

www.walk.ie

www.facebook.com/WALK1967

Youth Work Ireland Louth 

www.youthworkireland.ie

www.facebook.com/youthworkireland

dis ABILITY Louth – “Nothing about us without us”

Mission Statement
“dis ABILITY Louth aims to promote, represent, develop and engage all members’ interests within society.”

Objectives of the Group:

  1. To improve physical, emotional and learning access for persons with disability who may have additional requirements.
  2. To better enable persons with disability to use talents and skills to benefit society in Louth, to focus on ability rather than disability.
  3. To enable full participation by ensuring that communication methods used within the group do not exclude any member.
  4. To ensure inclusiveness for persons with disability through engagement with statutory bodies, enterprise and employment organisations, education and training providers, the commercial sector, community organisations and local decision making bodies.
  5. To raise awareness of the challenges faced by persons with different types of disability and highlight how small changes can promote inclusion.
  6. To increase our membership, to better ensure a wider representation of disability and to have a stronger collective voice.

 

ROLENAMEORGANISATION
ChairpersonOlivia ShielSpinal Injuries Ireland
SecretaryMary ReillyIWA
TreasurerDamien MackinRed Cross
PR OfficerDavid Larkin

 

Constitution – work in progress.

Address Community Office, Louth Leader Partnership, Partnership court, Park Street, Dundalk, Co. Louth. A91 YY60
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