Resources  

 

FOI Publications

FOI Publication Scheme

Community/Voluntary

Carers Association

http://www.carersireland.com

Citizen’s Information

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

The Wheel - resources for community and voluntary sector

http://www.wheel.ie

Independent Advocacy Ireland

http://www.independentadvocacy.ie/

Disability Organisations - General

Assessing your Child's need under the Disability Act 2005 http://www.hse.ie/eng/services/list/4/disability/Disability_Assessment/ 

Disability Federation of Ireland (DFI)

http://www.disability-federation.ie/

Autism Ireland

http://www.autismireland.ie/ 

disABILITY

http://www.disability.ie/

Galway Centre for Independent Living

http://www.gcil.ie/index.html

Disability Schemes/Organisations - Intellectual and Learning Disabilities

Home Share Galway

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h4hA7ArvR4s

Inclusion Ireland

http://www.inclusionireland.ie

Down Syndrome Ireland

http://www.downsyndrome.ie

National Federation of Voluntary Bodies - voluntary association of organisations who provide services to persons with intellectual disability and their families

http://www.fedvol.ie/

Sunbeam House Services - provides training, employment and care services for adults with a learning disability

http://www.sunbeam.ie

Education - General

AHEAD - Association for Higher Education Access and Disability

http://ahead.ie

NUI Galway Disability Law and Policy Research Unit

http://www.nuigalway.ie/cdlp/

Education - Universities - Disability Services

NUI Galway

http://www.nuigalway.ie/student_life/student_services/disability_office/

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT) Access and Disability Office

http://www.gmit.ie/access-office/access-and-disability-office

Trinity College Dublin

www.tcd.ie/disability

University College Cork

http://www.ucc.ie/services/dss/

University College Dublin

http://www.ucd.ie/all/supports/disabilitysupport/

University of Limerick

http://www.ul.ie/careers/careers/stugrad/disability.shtml

Solas Further Education and Training Authority:

http://www.solas.ie/

Employment

IASE(Irish Association of Supported Employment) - aim of promoting and developing supported employment throughout Ireland

http://www.iase.ie

Employ Ability Galway

http://www.employabilitygalway.ie/

Equality and Human Rights

Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission

https://www.ihrec.ie/

Irish Council for Civil Liberties

http://www.iccl.ie

Events

Special Olympics Ireland

http://www.specialolympics.ie

Health/Child and Family Agency

Health Service Executive

http://www.hse.ie/eng/

Tusla

http://www.tusla.ie/

Housing

Irish Council for Social Housing

http://www.icsh.ie

Housing Adaption Grant

http://autismireland.ie/benefits-entitlements/housing-adaptation-grant-for-people-with-a-disability/

Galway City Council

http://www.galwaycity.ie/housing/

Galway County Council

http://www.galway.ie/en/services/housing/

International Links

European Disability Forum

http://www.edf-feph.org

Independent Living Institute

http://www.independentliving.org/

The European Association of Societies of Persons with Intellectual Disabilities and their Families

http://www.inclusion-europe.org/

Government

Irish Government

http://www.gov.ie/

Department of Social Protection

https://www.welfare.ie/en/Pages/home.aspx

Department of Health

http://health.gov.ie/

Department of Justice

http://www.justice.ie/

National Disability Authority

http://www.nda.ie

Oireachtas - Dáil Éireann and Seanad Éireann

http://www.gov.ie/oireachtas/frame.htm

Regulating Health and Social Care Professionals

http://www.coru.ie/

Public Services

Office of the Information Commissioner

www.irlgov.ie/oic

Citizen Information National Advocacy Service

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

Health Information and Quality Authority

 http://www.hiqa.ie

Social Work

Irish Association Of Social Workers

https://www.iasw.ie/

National Association Of Social Workers

http://socialworkers.org/

National Home-sharing & Short-breaks Network

http://www.nhsn.ie/

Supported Living

http://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/housing/local_authority_and_social_housing/applying_for_local_authority_housing.html

Support services

National Adult Literacy Agency

http://www.nala.ie/

Travel and Transport

Disabled Drivers Association

http://www.ddai.ie/

Irish Rail

http://www.irishrail.ie/travel-information/disabled-access/

Bus Eireann

http://www.buseireann.ie/inner.php?id=384

Training

Disability Consultancy Services

http://www.disabilityconsultancy.ie/

Fundraising

Charities Institute Ireland

https://charitiesinstituteireland.ie

Companies Act 2014

http://www.irishstatutebook.ie/eli/2014/act/38/enacted/en/html

Charities Act 2009

http://www.irishstatutebook.ie/eli/2009/act/6/enacted/en/html

Guidelines for Charitable Organisations on Fundraising from the Public

https://www.charitiesinstituteireland.ie/guidelines-for-charitable-organisations-fundraising-from-the-public/

Charities Regulatory Authority

http://www.charitiesregulatoryauthority.ie/

Governance Code

http://www.governancecode.ie/about.html