It’s our space too, 2017 Conference

The 2017 Our Space Conference took place in Castlesaunderson on 22 &23 June.  Cavan Disability Network are extremely pleased how well the event was attended and the feedback obtained.

We are Grateful to our Sponsors Breffni Integrated,  Cavan PPN, Liberty Insurance and Bank of Ireland who helped fund this event.
We would like to think everyone who attended the 2 day event  Kick Stated by Peter Kearns & Jack Kavanagh  along with elected representatives Niamh Smith TD, Cllr Paddy McDonald and Caoimhghín Ó Caoláin TD who closed the event and officially launch this website. Continue reading

Health (Joint) Committee to discuss United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

One of our members this evening received an email indicating that on Wednesday coming the 17th of May 2017 at 13:30 hours in Committee Room 3 of Leinster House TD’s and Senators were going to discuss issues in relation to the UNCRPD with representatives from Mental Health Reform; Inclusion Ireland, the National Federation of Voluntary Bodies and the Not for Profit Business Association.  Schedule as always is subject to change and a live stream can be viewed on the website of the Houses of the Oireachtas or by clicking here.