Many thanks to Paul Kehoe TD and Fintan Broaders for arranging a day out in Dáil Éireann for our Castlebridge Crew. 11 individuals from the hub travelled up to Dublin for the excursion. They were given a tour of the building and also met with Wexford local TD Verona Murphy and Mary Lou McDonald TD, […]
A huge well done to Jim Byrne on completing the Dublin City Marathon again this year – we’re all very proud of him. Jim’s time was 3 hours 42 minutes – amazing!
NOVA held a quiz on Friday 13th. A mix of all Reach Ability hubs participated. It was a great bit of fun for all!
In January of this year we were successful in securing a grant from the “Dormant Accounts Fund Scaling Fund for Social Enterprises Strand 1 – Medium-Scale Capital Projects for Social Enterprises”. After sourcing the most competitive prices and value for money, this grant has allowed us to purchase a wheelchair passenger lift installed […]
Some of our staff attended Communication Skills Training this week in a sunny Astro Active Centre. Thanks to Wellbeing Training for providing the course.
On Friday 22 September we took part in #MakeWayDay’s public campaign to raise awareness around obstacles that block the way and complicate the lives of people with disabilities in our communities. Make Way Day | Home Page
All our individuals have been working hard over the last couple of months to come up with some very creative fashion designs for our Trash Panache Fashion Show this year! All the outfits were made using old and recycled materials. The dedication and imagination and talent shown was fantastic. Our models showcased these outfits on […]
Some photos from recent activities with guests in our Shingaun respite house. Everyone having a good time and getting out and about!
The annual Castlebridge Horticultural and Agricultural Show as held on Sunday 13th August. The group from the Castlebridge Hub entered several 4 pieces in the show and were highly commended for their Scarecrow and the Courgette from their plot in the community garden. Well done to the whole team on a great performance! […]
Our esteemed Artist James Boyne from our Oylegate hub presented his original “The Bog Cottage” watercolour to Rachel Doyle proprietor of The Arboretum Garden Centre Leighlinbridge when she was visiting Reach Ability on the 11th July. We are indebted to Rachel for giving us great assistance in our various enterprises. Also in picture is David […]