A Brighter Future for Ireland’s LGBTI+ Community-Call to Rescind Historical Convictions.  

John Doyle   The term “discrimination” describes the unfair or unjust treatment of an individual or a group of individuals because of traits like race, gender, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, or ethnicity. Discrimination happens in various contexts, including public services, employment, housing, and the workplace.   Undoubtedly, discrimination impacts victims’ opportunities, well-being, physical and mental health,…

Hiding Your Light-Afraid to Shine

  The Impact of Discrimination on the Traveller Community     Elizabeth O Leary  Discrimination is the ‘unfair or unjust treatment towards those of a different background, race, religion, gender or disability’.   Discrimination is a global problem which negatively impacts many marginalised people, and the Traveller Community are arguably one of the most discriminated against people in…

Supports Available for Children/ Students Returning to School  

What support is available to help you with Your Young Person’s education cost in 2023?   The main supports are:  Depending on your situation, you may also get help with exam fees, school transport fees, school boarding, and assistive technology.   Back-to-School Clothing and Footwear Allowance   The Back-to-School Clothing and Footwear Allowance helps students with the costs…