Saint John of God Community Services - Ireland
STEP / Pastoral Care

Brother Martin has produced a lovely colourful easy to read Pastoral Care booklet called “A Service for Everybody” for the men and women who are part of STEP.

STEP provides work and supported employment for 140 people in south county Dublin.

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Kildare Services

Pathways is a community based day programme in Maynooth, Co Kildare. Staff support the twenty participants of this programme to actively engage in work, education and leisure opportunities in Maynooth and the surrounding areas.

Staff and services users have prepared a video of their engagement with community groups as an entry to the Better Together Video Competition. You can view the video and vote for their entry by clicking on:  http://www.bettertogether.ie/video/pathways-living-better-life-together-community

Winners of Better Together Awards will be presented with their prizes at an awards ceremony in Dublin Castle on 12th December 2013

Saint John of God Kildare Services supports and empowers children and adults with intellectual disability to be active participants in the community in which they live.

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STEP

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STEP is nominated in a number of categories for the 2013 IASE (Irish Association of Supported Employment Awards) which take place this week.

STEP provides work and supported employment for 140 people in south county Dublin.

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Kildare Services

Speak Up Council Kildare
The Kildare Speak Up Council

The Speak Up Council is the Advocacy Group at Kildare Services. Members of the Speak Up Council meet with the Management Team at Kildare Services every three months to update the team on their project work and raise any issues or concerns that have not been resolved by the group through the Council.

Members of the group made a presentation to the Leadership Forum at Hospitaller Headquarters last week. The Group presented on their involvement in the following projects:

Design and facilitation of a survey for Co Kildare Integrated Services Programme, allowing service users the opportunity to voice their opinion in relation to the facilities and services that they would like to see developed in Celbridge.

Voter Education Training

Development of a Photo Bank with the Total Communications Committee to support accessible documentation

Attendance at Inclusion Ireland conference and consultation on Assisted Decision Making

Partnering with other services to develop a Dublin mid Leinster representative group with Inclusion Ireland

Saint John of God Kildare Services supports and empowers children and adults with intellectual disability to be active participants in the community in which they live.

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