The Union of Students in Ireland is proud to partner with AHEAD (Association for Higher Education Access & Disability) to organise the ‘National Conference: Students Living With Disabilities’. This is open to any member of USI who identifies living with a disability. Through a variety of workshops and speakers, the conference will highlight how to remove barriers and increase opportunities in the student and life experience of people living with disabilities.
The event begins at 10 AM on Thursday 29 March 2018 at the Gibson Hotel, The Point, Dublin.
Sessions will include:
  • What an Inclusive Classroom Should Like;
  • Supports & Opportunities; Erasmus & Work Placement;
  • Social Inclusion: Barriers & Opportunities;
  • Keynote Speaker;
  • Panel Discussion (covering topics on Disclosure, Mental Heath, & Activism);
  • Peer Network & Activism.
  • What the Students’ Union Can Do For You

Please find below a poster for use to publicise the event:

Students living with disabilities_poster (PDF)

Registration