Meet the wonderful CRC Grandparents Group who are doing it their way and fundraising for CRC and supporting our services. 10KM over 10DAYS , in their gardens, in their neighbourhoods, taking a stroll in the park, they are doing it for CRC and for their grandchildren. “We decided to come together to show our […]
“Tuesday 3rd December is International Day of Persons with Disabilities and for the second year running disability activist Gary Kearney and the Disability Federation of Ireland are planning to flood landmark buildings in Ireland in purple lights to salute the 643,131 people in Ireland, (over 13% of the population) who live with a disability. CRC […]
The CRC is pleased to announce that we have teamed up with Care Alliance Ireland for Carer’s Week June 11th-17th. This week is about celebrating our people, and recognising the unseen work they are dedicated to. With this in mind we are organising a number of events.
6th European Seating Symposium The CRC will host the 6th European Seating Symposium, taking place in Trinity College Dublin from 13 – 15 June 2018. More information here https://ess2018.com/
Our Chairperson Kieran Timmins has been shortlisted as one of five nominees for The Wheel Charity Trustee of the Year. Kieran has dedicated an extraordinary amount of personal time and expertise in guiding the new Board and CEO through a period of transformation. It only takes 10 seconds to vote. #VOTEKIERAN Please click here.
In 2011 and 2013 the CRC experienced two significant flood events, resulting in substantial damage to property and premises, and disruption of our services and school. Our insurers subsequently imposed a punitive excess of €100k on our buildings policy. To avoid further damage, disruption and costs, the CRC is embarking on a major scheme of […]
CRC on countdown to Ireland ratifying the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities UNCRPD Minister of State with Responsibility for Disabilities, Finian McGrath, is hopeful that Ireland will ratify the UNCRPD before the end of 2016. The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities confirms that people with disabilities […]