• 14Oct

    The following events have not been organised by the Dyslexia Association of Ireland but may be of interest.
    Please contact the Disability Support Services or the National Concert Hall if you require further information or would like to book places.

    Better Options 2009

    Better Options 2009 is a series of college fairs for students with disabilities and specific learning difficulties (dyslexia). At these events you can find out all you need to know about going to third level – check out what universities, institutes of technology and further education colleges have to offer. Find out how to access the disability support services and get information and advice on completing the CAO application and supplementary admission form.

    Where and When?

    • October 28th, University of Limerick, Thomond Park Stadium. (10am – 2pm).
    • November 17th, University College Cork, Student Centre, Devere Hall. (10am – 2pm).
    • December 10th, University College Dublin, Student Centre, Astra Hall. (11am – 3pm).

    For further information and to register, please contact the Disability Support Service in the relevant college, as follows:

    University of Limerick Disability Support Service
    Tel. 061 202346
    Email: disabilityservices@ul.ie

    University College Cork Disability Support Service
    Tel. 021 4902985
    Email: dssinfo@ucc.ie

    University College Dublin Disability Support Service
    Tel. 01 7167565
    Email: dss@ucd.ie

    Tony Buzan Seminar

    Tony Buzan, the creator of Mind Maps, will be holding an interactive seminar on improving memory skills through mind maps on Thursday, 19th October 2009 at 7.30 pm in the Main Auditorium of the National Concert Hall. For more information see http://www.nch.ie/Box-Office/Performances/Use-Your-Head–Tony-Buzan.aspx or call the box office on 01 417 0000.

    Should you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact me in the office.

    Niav Keating
    Information Officer

    Dyslexia Association of Ireland

    Suffolk Chambers, 1 Suffolk St., Dublin 2.
    Tel. 01 6790276
    Website: www.dyslexia.ie

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