Join Disabled Drivers’ Association Ireland at 5pm on this Thursday 21st October for a FREE webinar. This webinar will explore the various aids / adaptations available to assist disabled drivers. It will cover: 1. Helpful Tips 2. Most Common Driver Adaptations – Hand Controls, Steering Aids, Left Foot Accelerator 3. Seating, Storage and Lift. Register in […]
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The Neurological Alliance of Ireland’s (NAI) campaign for more neurology nurses was launched this morning and will focus on University Hospital Limerick during October. See how you can take part in the campaign by visiting www.patientsdeservebetter.ie. Muscular Dystrophy Ireland is a member of the NAI.
Disability Federation of Ireland invite you to join them for a free online training which will focus on helping people with disabilities to use the United Nations Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities (UN CRPD) as an advocacy tool. The training is open to people with disabilities and will focus on the use […]
Make Way Day is a National Public Awareness Campaign that highlights the issues people with disabilities face getting around their local communities. This year’s campaign takes place on takes place on Friday, 24 September and the theme is “Make Way in My 5k” and “Hey, this blocks my way!” is the message. You can find out how to get involved and […]
Join Muscular Dystrophy UK on Monday 23 August 10am-12pm for their MDUK Muscles Matter 2021 online seminar on spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). The session will be paediatric-focused, with a panel of researchers, paediatric neurologists and physiotherapists. There will be presentations on the latest research into SMA, discussions on how to manage the condition as well […]
Students and graduates will get an opportunity to experience mock interviews, CV clinics, attend workshops and also chat with employers face-to-face all from the comfort of their own home! You can find out more and register here. AHEAD is an independent non-profit organisation working to create inclusive environments in education and […]
THE COMPASIONATE SPACE FO MEMBERS WITH MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY Due to the success of our previous Self-care courses MDI are running a third course starting in July beginning Wednesday 14th of July and running every fortnight. YOU CAN JOIN HOWEVER AT ANY TIME. This workshop is free of charge and is aimed at and tailored to […]
In case you missed it, below is a link recording of the webinar on ZOOM which MDI hosted for members on 28th June. This session was facilitated by Richard Ryder from the Disabled Drives Association of Ireland (DDAI). The password to log in to this recording is: =0!U%047 https://us02web.zoom.us/rec/share/tjW7n-uyWS2EyozOIYHEnnFE5_txcYsWiw0K5V7fRNuh7k-v_JS5afkOj4lYOO4m.OVImVUln8288qYwo
MDI Youth Services are hosting a Zoom “School for Spies” on Friday 16th July for members under 18. Can you “guess the spy” or “uncover the mystery”? For more info contact your local Youth Worker of phone Sinead on 086 3899285. Closing date for registration: Wednesday 14th July.
MDI is holding a free information webinar on ZOOM for members on 28th June from 12.00 – 12.45 pm. This session will be facilitated by Richard Ryder from the Disabled Drives Association of Ireland (DDAI) and will focus on the provision of information about wheelchair accessible vehicles and businesses that provide supporting services. To register, contact […]