IASE Gives a Cautious Welcome to the Comprehensive Employment Strategy (CES) for People with Disabilities

Report is a step forward but implementation concerns remain. Over 100,000 additional workers could be integrated into the workforce   (06.10.15) The Irish Association of Supported Employment (www.IASE.ie), has cautiously welcomed the publication of the Comprehensive Employment Strategy (CES) for People with Disabilities in Farmleigh House on Friday, as a step forward but has warned […]

Over 600 ‘shadow’ at 500 workplaces throughout Ireland on Job Shadow Day 2015

Job Shadow Day, Wednesday 22nd April, saw over 600 individuals with a disability shadow a work place mentor at 500 employment sites throughout Ireland. The highlight of IASE National Supported Employment Week, Job Shadow Day promotes equal opportunities for people with disabilities through supported employment.   IASE Chairman Greg Barry commented: “There has been great […]

IASE calls on Tipperary businesses to participate in the seventh annual National Supported Employment Week

The Irish Association for Supported Employment (IASE) today announced the seventh annual National Supported Employment Week, which will take place from Monday 7th – Sunday 13th April 2014. Job Shadow Day (Wednesday 9th April) is the high point of the week and will see hundreds of people with disabilities take the opportunity to shadow a workplace mentor as […]

Businesses in Tipperary encouraged to take on a ‘shadow’ on April 24th

The Irish Association for Supported Employment (IASE) has called for businesses in Tipperary to participate in the sixth annual National Supported Employment Week (22nd to the 28th April). Job Shadow Day (24th April) is the highlight of the week and will see hundreds of people with disabilities shadow a workplace mentor as he or she […]

Job Shadow Initiative, 20th April – organised by the Irish Association of Supported Employment (IASE)

IASE Patron Sean Gallagher says: “Job Shadow is a very real opportunity for job seekers with disabilities to sample the world of work and for employers to see their abilities as well as the challenges they face in everyday life”. On Wednesday 20th April 2011, hundreds of individuals with disabilities throughout Ireland will be afforded […]

IASE Coast to Coast Cycle Challenge 2010

Following the success of the IASE “Trail Blazers” Malin to Mizen cycle, another wonderful event is being organised for 19th & 20th August. The Trail Blazers will once again take to the tarmac and cycle in a coast to coast challenge from Dublin to Belmullet, Co Mayo. The journey, which will cover a distance of […]