Best Practice Awards – the people who are making a difference

January 17, 2014

What a fantastic few months, year in fact, we’ve had here at the IASE.

Our last Job Shadow Day in April 2013 saw close to a 20 per cent increase in the number of employers taking part in the one-day initiative to raise awareness about ability and disability in Irish workplaces.

As if that weren’t enough, the day also resulted in 25 jobs created for people with disabilities who were offered employment by their Job Shadow host companies.


Excitement building ahead of National Best Practice Awards

November 21, 2013

Excitement is building here at the IASE ahead of our National Best Practice Awards ceremony on December 3 in City Hall, Dublin.

Nominations have come in from all over the country for employers, employees, job coaches, disability services, volunteers and IASE members whose works and achievements in 2013 have contributed towards a more inclusive society by promoting supported employment.