Ability West held its Annual General Meeting on 28th May 2018.
As part of Job Shadow Day 2018, Ability West partnered with four employers in Galway to give adults with an intellectual disability an opportunity to shadow’ workers for one day as they go about their normal working routine.
A recap of Best Buddies' year at NUI Galway. Best Buddies is a volunteer programme that pairs students in fun, enriching, one-to-one friendships with a peer who has an intellectual disability.
The "Growing Art" exhibit was launched in Westside Library on Thursday March 22nd by artist Jim Kavanagh and Chief Executive of Ability West,
Thanks to everyone who supported the Best Buddies NUI Galway Friendship Walk on February 28th.
Members of the Presentation Sisters visited Blackrock House on Monday, February 18th for the unveiling of a plaque recognising their generosity in donating the building to the organisation in 1999.
Thanks to everyone who supported Galway City Branch's Annual 5 Mile Menlo Walk on Sunday, February 11th.
The annual 5 mile Menlo community walk in aid of Ability West is back for the 11th year and will take place on Sunday 11th February.
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all at Ability West.
Congratulations to the winners of our Christmas Draw! Thank you to our sponsors and to everyone who entered the draw.
The draw is taking place on December 19th, and you have to be in it to win it.
Thanks to all who attended the launch of our new logo and website on November 10th.
We are seeking volunteers to help fundraise at the Charity Cabin in Galway Christmas Market on Eyre Square for the week of December 1st-7th.
Special thanks to everyone involved in the Trad Concert on September 28th, a huge amount of work was put into making it a success.
Pretty Fingers Salon, Liosban Ind Estate, Galway, Ireland are looking for your custom!
Special thanks to everyone who supported the Bingo Night in Mountbellew on October 15th.