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National Advocacy Conference 2012
Dateline: 09/10/2012
The National Advocacy Conference 2012, organised by the Limerick Regional Advocacy Council of Brothers of Charity Limerick, takes place this year on November 8th in the radisson Blue Hotel, Ennis Road Limerick. See HERE for all the details and to download the booking form.
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'All We Want to Say!' Research Film and Drama
Dateline: 05/07/2010
Love Work and a Happy Home sounds like a recipe for a good life for anyone so it's no surprise these are priorities for people with a learning disability in a new All Ireland Research project created by researchers with a disability through Trinity College.
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Clare Inclusive Research 2009 - The Year In View
C. I. R. G. has just published a comprehensive review of their work in 2009.
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Clare Researcher in first International Conference Plennary Presentation
Ger Minogue in Tel Aviv Beit Issie Shapiro, the leading Israeli disability service providers celebrated their 30 year anniversary with an International Conference entitled "Learning From the Past, Shaping the Future in Tel Aviv in July with 1000 participants from 11 countries including professionals, policy makers, academics and people with disabilities and their families.
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Kentucky's Milton Tyree provides supported employment training .
Milton Tyree provides supported employment training and consultation through the Human Development Institute at the University of Kentucky.    During a recent visit to Clare Milton shared his experience and expertise on how to facilitate valued social roles for individuals we support and in particular the role of employee.
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Michael Kendrick/John O'Brien - Self Advocacy
Dateline: 08/12/2008
Readers might be interested in the views of two prominent consultants whose views I sought in connection with a question relating to human rights and the role of advocacy, Rob Hopkins (Research and Communications Officer BOC Clare) *The Learning Disability movement is often portrayed as being on a continuum in the wake of other civil...
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New Strand Wheelchair
Dateline: 04/07/2011
A new 'Strand Wheelchair' is available in Kilkee for everyone with reduced mobility to support them to have access to the beach and water. The wheelchair can be used free of charge and is available at Nevsail Watersports, The Strandline, Kilkee. Inquiries and bookinigs can be made on 086-3308236.  
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Patrick's Story Sells Like Hot Cakes!
Dateline: 17/08/2009
The Life And Times Of Patrick Kearney He's been waiting 18 months to get the word out but its all been worth while for Patrick Kearney, native of Corofin and a well known character in the Brothers of Charity Services in Clare.
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Petition
Dateline: 13/02/2011
The New Capacity Law The Irish Government signed an agreement on the Rights of People with Disabilities. The Irish Government had to make new laws to make sure that all people were treated the equally and have the right to make decisions about issues concerning them.
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Pride of Place
Dateline: 04/07/2011
Staff from Kilrush/Kilkee Services have been invited to present at the 'Pride of Place' conference locally. Regional manager Richard Collins has welcomed the opportunity to present at an important local community forum like this and promises to give us feedback after the event.
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Rome Team Presents Relationships and Shannon Access Research
Dateline: 13/02/2011
Representatives of Clare Inclusive Research Group, C. I. R. G. , head for of Rome later this month to give two presentations on their research to the European Congress of I. A. S. S. I. D.
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Swine Flu - H.S.E. Advice
The H. S. E. has issued the following picture format advice about Swine Flu. -"When Coughing and Sneezing". Scroll down the page for the additional information link.
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The Rome Experience
  *Veni Vidi Vici - We came we saw we conquered!* When the Clare Inclusive Research Group set its sights on the target of presenting at this year's major Learning Disability event, the I. A. S. S. I. D.
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Tullamore Conference on Inclusive Living
Dateline: 05/04/2010
A conference call has been sent out to publish the findings of a Pobal Sponsored action research project exploring key factors promoting inclusive living for people with a learning disability.
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Walk The Flaggy Shore For Home Share
Our fundraising walk was a resounding success. The weather was kind to us. Special thanks to our caterers who provided much needed sustainence at the round tower.
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Better Together
Dateline: 09/10/2012
Better Together 2012 is Now Open! Better Together is a nationwide campaign which aims to make Ireland a better place to live by building support for charities, clubs and associations across the country. Support good causes in your community by voting for your favourite causes’ videos[http://www. bettertogether. ie/search-video] and by voting for [http://www. bettertogether. ie/charity-hero-nominations]and nominating [http://www. bettertogether. ie/node/add/charity-hero-nomination]your local Charity Heroes.
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Let's Get Started
Dateline: 28/11/2012
*Let’s Get Started** *is a one year action learning project, led by Brothers of Charity Clare, funded by the Genio Trust. The project aims to assist individuals with a disability to explore and plan a micro business or social enterprise in their local area, with family and community involvement.
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Let's Get Started Update
Dateline: 25/02/2013
Let’s Get Started is a new, action learning project in County Clare led by the Brothers of Charity. We are funded by Genio Trust under the ‘Supporting Young People’ funding stream.
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Home Share Clare Walk
Dateline: 04/03/2013
  We need you to limber up and walk for Home Share Clare. Click on our link below to see our poster with all the details.    *Home Share Walk* 
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Let's Get Started
Dateline: 15/04/2013
*LET'S GET STARTED* *RESEARCH*   LET'S GET STARTED publishes its research on self employment options for people with disabilities. Click on the links below to download the full report or a summary.   Let's Get Started Research Executive Summary
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Let's Get Started Conference
Building Inclusive Communities Conference Friday September 20th West County Hotel  
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Home Share Clare Xmas Card Competition
Dateline: 19/09/2013
We would like to invite you to take part in a Home Share Christmas Card competition.   You can make your piece of art funny or serious and as festive or as random as you like.    Click below for full details HOME SHARE CLARE XMAS CARD COMPETITION
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Dateline: 19/09/2013

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Clare Delegates at Capacity Bill Symposium
Dateline: 30/09/2013
Clare Inclusive Research Group's Brian Hogan and Ger Minogue were amongst six delegates from the Inclusive Research Network who took part in the recent Justice Dept symposium at Dublin Castle alongside Older Age and Mental Health lobbyists regarding new capacity law the Government are introducing.
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Lets Hit The Road
Dateline: 12/03/2014
The West Clare Self Advocacy Group's Road safety campaign film *Lets Hit The Road[http://www. youtube. com/watch?v=Qc45hl3I7ak]* is launched on the Clare Services website on YouTube.
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"Sparks" Self Advocacy Bulletin Launched
Dateline: 12/03/2014
"Sparks" Fly! The bright sparks on the new self advocacy bulletin SPARKS are delighted to launch the magazine.
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