€40 – €80

Family Leadership & Personal Budgets Event

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The Emmaus Centre

Ennis Lane Lissenhall

Swords

Dublin

Ireland

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Leap & Possibilitiesplus invite you to spend the day with us thinking about citizen led change. Throughout the day you will hear about individuals, their families & organisations who will share their journey of how they are creating good lives for the people they love and/or support.

The focus of the day is to share the learning and to explore:

What family leadership looks like in Ireland and around the world

How best to utilise an individualised budget to secure a good life for a person with a disability

The event will include speakers from Ireland and Australia, Canada, America & New Zealand who are working towards positive change.

Speakers on the day:

  • Marion Meany, Head of Strategy & Planning, HSE
  • Bobby Noone, Project Officer & Parent, CRU, Queensland, Australia & Nuala O' Keefe, Parent, Ireland
  • Margaret Rodgers, Director, CRU, Queensland, Australia
  • Sophia Johansson, Director Massachusetts Families Organising for Change
  • Rachel Cassen, Director, Leap, Ireland
  • Aoife O'Toole, CEO, Possibilities Plus, Ireland
  • Janet Klees, CEO, Durham Association for Family Respite Services, Ontario
  • Lorna Sullivan, IIDL, Australia

This workshop is most suitable for family members, people with disabilities, friends and supporters and people who work in policy or services.

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The Emmaus Centre

Ennis Lane Lissenhall

Swords

Dublin

Ireland

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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