10:30 AM, 23 May 2019 - 4:00 PM, 23 May 2019, Mardyke Arena

UCC welcomes primary school (4th, 5th & 6th class) students and secondary school students with disabilities to fun, summer schools May 2019

UCC's Disability Support Service welcomes and supports students who have disabilities.

We are running one day, fun Summer Schools in May for:

  • students who are blind/vision impaired,
  • students who are Deaf/hard of hearing,
  • students with a physical/mobility difficulties and
  • autistic students.


On May 23rd we will welcome primary school (4th, 5th & 6th class) students and on

May 30th we hold another Summer School for secondary school students.

These Summer Schools are free of charge and lunch will be provided for students who attend.

We will meet in the Assistive Technology Lab in the Boole Library at 10.30am. For students we will have some fun activities planned for the morning while parents can attend an information session with UCC advisors who will outline:

  • the DARE process
  • current supports for students with disabilities in UCC
  • experiences of current UCC students with disabilities who will also be available for questions and answers.

Lunch will then be provided for students followed by more fun activities in the Mardyke Sports Arena, finishing at 4pm.

We would love to see you and your family there to show you how UCC welcomes and supports students with disabilities.

For students who are blind/vision impaired - for further information please contact Michelle O’Halloran:

Email: Michelle.OHalloran@ucc.ie Phone: 021 4902985


For students who are Deaf/hard of hearing - for further information please contact Darrelle Keegan

Email: D.Keegan@ucc.ie Phone: 021 4902985 or Text: 087 9150697


For students who have a physical/mobility difficulty - for further information please contact Madeline Jennings:

Email: m.jennings@ucc.ie or deirdre.madden@ucc.ie Phone: 021 4902985


For autistic students - for further information please contact Gavin Deady:

Email: gdeady@ucc.ie Phone: 021 4902985

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