Links

Prospective Students

 HEAR & DARE

http://www.accesscollege.ie/

 

National University of Ireland

http://www.nui.ie/

 

Association for Higher Education Access and Disability

http://www.ahead.ie/

 

Central Applications Office

http://www2.cao.ie/index.php

 

Higher Education Authority

http://www.hea.ie/en/students

General Disability Links

General Disability Sites

 

Information for Students with a Disability Attending Third Level

http://www.hea.ie/en/students

 

Disability Information for Students and Professionals

http://www.abilityinfo.com

 

National Council for Special Education

http://www.ncse.ie/

 

National Disability Authority

http://www.nda.ie/

 

Central Remedial Clinic

http://www.crc.ie/

 

Disability Federation of Ireland

http://www.disability-federation.ie/

 

 

DCD

 

Practical Tips for Study, Home and Employment 

Box of Ideas 

 

Umbrella Organisation Representing DCD Groups

Movement Matters

 

Other Useful Links

Cerbral Palsy 

Cerebral Palsey Guidance

Careers

 

 

 

FAS

http://www.fas.ie/

 

Toolkits for Success

http://www.disabilitytoolkits.ac.uk/

 

Information for students going on work experience or work placement

http://www.disabilitytoolkits.ac.uk/students/

http://www.work-experience.org/ncwe.rd/index.jsp

 

Learning supports for students with disabilities undertaking field work and related activities

http://www2.glos.ac.uk/gdn/disabil/

 

Recruiting people with disabilities

http://www.employers-forum.co.uk/employment/recruiting-disabled-people

 

Disclosure on Epilepsy

http://www.epilepsy.ie/Ease/servlet/DynamicPageBuild?siteID=1029&categoryID=105

 

Information on employment for Deaf and Hard of hearing

http://www.rnid.org.uk/information_resources/employment/

http://www.ul.ie/careers/inclusion/students/sensory_disability/sensory_disability_hearing4.shtml

 

Information on employment for people with Mental Health difficulties

http://www.mind.org.uk/Information/Factsheets/Employment%2Band%2Bbenefits/Employing%2BPeople%2BWith%2BMental%2BHealth%2BProblems.htm

 

Working with a visual impairment

http://www.blindinbusiness.co.uk/

 

Information on training and courses

www.findcourses.co.uk

 

Emplyability Service Cork
 

Assistive Technology

 

Assistive Technology Courses

 

The staff of the Regional Resource Centre in AT run a number of courses for primary and secondary school teachers interested in finding out more about Assistive Technology applications.  The expected outcomes of the courses are to provide teachers with a basic knowledge of the software available to enhance the education of children with special needs.

Information on forthcoming courses will be advertised on this website.

The DSS also has an AT Outreach Programme, that aims to enhance access to Higher Education for students with disabilities, by promoting the awareness of AT. For more information please click AT Outreach Programme  

Other Services 

 

  • Liaison and support of students with disabilities studying in Colleges of Further Education.
  • Liaison with Support Teachers for students with disabilities in Primary and Second Level education.
  • Provide advice and training, to those working with students with disabilities in an educational setting, on issues of assistive technology and choosing the right equipment to match the students needs and where to source this equipment.
  • Host Seminars and Conferences on Assistive Technology for people with disabilities - open to the general public.  

 

For information on using Read and Write softeware in exams please click

UCC Links

 UCC Campus Accommodation and Studentpad

http://accommodation.ucc.ie/Accommodation

 

IT Services for Students

http://www.ucc.ie/en/sit/

 

Blackboard?

http://blackboard.ucc.ie/

 

Student Services

http://www.collegeroad.ie/

Disability Support Service

Seirbhís Tacaíochta do Dhaoine faoi Mhíchumas

South Lodge, UCC, College Road, Cork

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