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Welcome to our DCU Ability website
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We are delighted to announce that we have received funding from the Dormant Accounts Fund to allow our project to continue until December 2022:

Funding win for DCU Ability enables continued support of young adults with disabilities

More information on the Dormant Accounts Fund and Measure to Support the Employment of People with Disabilities 

Who we are

DCU Ability supports young adults with intellectual disabilities.
We offer a range of practical and learner-centred interventions to enable our learners to move towards their work and education goals.
We work in partnership with organisations such as St Michael’s House and other service providers to harness our joint expertise, resources and facilities to address barriers to employment.

Our current 'Works for Me' part-time campus course is running between March 22nd and July 7th 2022.

Our next 'Works for Me' course will run between September and December 2022. The closing date for applications is May 31st.

Please see more information at the links below: 

course information for families and support people    

course information for learners 

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DCU Glasnevin Campus entrance

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DCU Ability is proud to be one of 27 Ability Programmes nationwide.
The 'Ability 27 Padlet' is a new digital mapping tool providing information and resources about these programmes. Use the link below to see the Padlet.

link to the Ability 27 Padlet