Adapted extract From Citizens Information. We will address each area in future postings. All content Citizens Information http://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/ Checklist for people with disabilities and long-term illness The lists below are to help you to check out all the main services and entitlements for persons with a disability.. The focus is on adults with a long-term…

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Adapted from the Irish Times Mar.12th 2018 Ratification of UN Convention on disability without appeal option ‘ridiculous’Disabled People of Ireland say convention is ‘toothless’ without option to complain to UN Kitty Holland Disability rights campaigners have described as “deeply worrying” and “ridiculous” the decision by the Government to ratify the United Nations Convention on the…

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Adapted from RTÉ News March 7th 2018. The United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities has been ratified by the Dáil. Disability groups and campaigners were in the gallery of the house to witness the ratification. A document will now be sent to the United Nations in New York, where it will…

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