The HSE launched the “Safeguarding Vulnerable Persons at Risk of Abuse National Policy and Procedure in late 2014. In addition in December, 2014, the Director General of the HSE set up the role of Confidential Recipient, independent of the HSE, to whom anyone can make a complaint or raise concerns about the care and treatment of any vulnerable person who receives care in a HSE facility. In this regard the HSE has formally advised that Ms. Leigh Gath has been appointed as the Confidential Recipient.
The 2015 AGM of Ability West is being held on Monday, 25th May at 7:30pm in St. Joseph's Special School, Thomas Hynes Road, Newcastle, Galway. All are very welcome to attend.
The 7th annual Shrule & District Vintage Rally takes places on June 7th in Castlehackett Estate, Tuam.
Official Opening by singer Dolores Keane who will be joined on stage with her accomplished family, Citizen Keane
All proceeds from the day will be shared between Ability West and Western Care.
Inclusion Ireland - with the support of the Disability Federation of Ireland, National Federation of Voluntary Bodies, Down Syndrome Ireland, Age Action and the Centre of Independent Living Dublin - is asking members of the public to sign a petition called ‘Fool Me Once’ asking for the Government to replace the Lunacy Regulation Act (Ireland) 1871.
Connacht Rugby Join Forces with Ability West and Invite the Public to
For further details on where to get
your copy, please contact Judith Wall
087 9902392 or Mary Garvey 0879961870.