Friday, November 24, 2017



Media Lab is a new, innovative production company which specialises in training people with an intellectual disability how to use the media to empower and express themselves through the use of TV/film, sound/radio production, photography and social media.


Among the recommendations of A Strategy for Equality, the 1996 Report of the Commission on the Status of People with Disabilities, was a call for reform at national level of the administration of services providing training and employment for people with disabilities. A comprehensive reform of the National Rehabilitation Board (NRB), the setting-up of both a National Disability Authority...

Shared training: A programme responding to the needs of employers

Shared Training is an innovative project which has developed in-company training for managers and supervisors, to enable them to make the natural supports of the workplace more accessible to employees with learning disability. The project is a partnership venture between St Michael’s House and ADAPT, which is a major initiative supported by the European Social Fund to assist companies...