Event Update – 5/9/17

Hi folks! Here is an overview of the programme for our first event on Saturday, 23 September 2017 in the Mansion House, Dublin. IN THEIR NAMES IN OUR TIME 23rd September 2017 11am – 5pm The Mansion House, Dublin PROGRAMME OVERVIEW ... A History of the Independent Living Movement: - Presented using both visual and … Continue reading Event Update – 5/9/17

We Need You to Help Us forward the Independent Living Movement!

Hello everybody! Sarah Fitzgerald here. I apologise that I haven’t blogged here in a really long time – I’ve been slacking off! But now it’s time to pull up my socks and play my part in forwarding the Independent Living Movement. Independent Living Movement? you may well be thinking. What is that? Does it even … Continue reading We Need You to Help Us forward the Independent Living Movement!

My ‘Brief Encounter’ with Martin Naughton, by Alannah Murray

My name is Alannah Murray, and I met Martin almost to this day (2 April 2017) a year ago. While I’ve been disabled since I was 6 by an auto immune disease not uncommon to Lupus, I had no contact with the disabled community really. I went to a mainstream school, had a regular upbringing … Continue reading My ‘Brief Encounter’ with Martin Naughton, by Alannah Murray