Free Publication by Inclusion Ireland

Making a Will – An Easy to Read Guide to Making a Will  An Easy to Read Guide of the issues involved with making a will or leaving an inheritance to a person with an intellectual disability. I have read this publication again recently and would recommend parents to read it as it has some excellent content. […]

Abode Centre – by David

Abode is located in Cork and it offers services to people with disabilities. I used this service a few weeks ago and I was there for 4-nights and I found the place very good The place is fully wheelchair accessible. The staff were very good. The bedrooms are very big and are fully wheelchair accessible. […]

Respite? by Dolores

Respite? A short period of rest or relief from something difficult or unpleasant. Isn’t that just a terrible meaning of the word respite? Ok, it took me a very long time before I let David go for respite, why? First of all, he was my first child and I was overly protective of him. Secondly, […]

How My Examinations Went- By David

Junior Cert.  I did my Junior  Cert in June 2011. The subjects I did were English Maths C.S.P.E and Home Ec. I was entitled to a scribe when doing the exams. I studied very hard for the exams. The person who is doing the exam has to read the question and tell the scribe what answer to […]

Are You Summer Ready?- By Dolores

Summer camps for special needs It amazes me that some parents have the mind-set that when summer arrives that your child will change their personality. Some parents are under the delusion that for some reason their child during the summer months will behave better, eat better, not complain or throw tantrums and life will be […]