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Annual General Meeting 2013

The IDYA are holding their Annual General Meeting on the 2nd November 2013. This year is particularly important as there are a number of vacancies available on the board and without a board, the future of the IDYA looks improbable. We urge you to attend this important meeting to review what the IDYA have been […]

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Personal & Careers Development Workshops

The IDYA are happy to announce that they will be running a series of Personal and Career Development workshops around Ireland. The workshops will be carried out in 3 counties, Kerry, Cork and Donegal and will run over 2 days. The first day will be focused on Personal Development and the second day will be about […]

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Arthur’s Day 2013

It’s time for all of us to get together and raise a pint of Guinness to Arthur! We will be meeting up at our regular place, Messrs Maguires which has now changed it’s name to JW Sweetman. Come along before 17.59 to that we can all raise our glasses! See you there! Remember folks, drinkaware.ie! […]

ADHD Workshop

The Irish Deaf Youth Association are running a workshop which will be about ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder). We are very pleased to be welcoming Shane Gilchrist who will be telling of his personal experience as a Deaf person living with ADHD. Location: Cabraigh Hall, Deaf Village Ireland , Ratoath Road, Dublin 7. Date: Friday 4th October 2013 […]

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WFDYS Jr.Camp 2013 Report

From the 12th -20th July, the WFDYS Jr.Camp for ages 13 – 17 was held in Rome, Italy. The Irish Deaf Youth Association sent two youths to this camp, Philip Power and Patrick Collins along with leader Lorraine Creed. Below are some photos of the camp and also a VLog made by the Irish participants. […]

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Deaflympics Themed BBQ & Fun Day

  It’s that time of year again! It’s our Annual BBQ and Fun Day! This time it will be in our new home, Deaf Village Ireland. We are also having an  Unofficial Deaflympics Reunion that day and hopefully celebrating a Deaflympics medal! So come join us for a bit of craic, some Deaflympics games and […]

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Deaf Improv Comedy Night

The IDYA are proud to welcome UK’s Deaf Comedy Group for their Irish debut of Deaf Improv Comedy!!  A guest host is TBA very soon! Plus the Dublin Deaf Association will be opening their bar for that night in The Hub. The 4 Deaf comedy performers who will be taking to the stage and doing […]

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WAM Programme – 21 Paid Work Placements Within Civil Service

If you are a graduate with a disability/specific learning difficulty seeking valuable work experience, the AHEAD WAM (Willing Able Mentoring) Programme, which offers a six month, paid, mentored work placement, may be the opportunity you have been waiting for!     What is WAM? WAM (Willing Able Mentoring) is an initiative of AHEAD funded by the Department […]

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Sencity Dublin 2013

SENCITY DUBLIN:  DISCOVER THE UNEXPECTED!! Unique clubbing night for deaf and hearing visitors hits Ireland for the first time! Sencity Dublin is a one of a kind multi-sensory music event taking place on February 9th, 2013 in the RDS Concert Hall. It’s a unique nightlife experience where the audience cannot only hear but also feel, […]

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Deafhood Workshop

Deafhood Ireland have teamed up with the IDYA to provide Deafhood workshops only for those 18 – 30 and at once off special reduced rate. Deafhood Ireland have been very successful in running these workshops and there is currently a waiting list with over 100 people on the waiting list but you as an IDYA […]