Open Door


December 15, 2014

IASE Open Door staff or your local supported employment agency can offer information to employers interesting in recruiting or availing any grants and incentives to assist employ people with disabilities.

Below is an outline of some of the current Government schemes:-


Caroline Ball and Minister Michael Ring launch ‘Open 50′ project

December 4, 2014

Caroline Ball from Louisburgh in Mayo was joined by Minister Michael Ring at O’Cee’s Coffee Shop in Westport, to officially launch the ‘Open 50′ project on Monday.  Open 50 aims to see over 50 businesses throughout Ireland commit to employing a person with a disability by April 2015, as part of the Open Door initiative. Following a very successful works placement at O’Cee’s in August 2013, Caroline was offered part-time employment at the busy coffee shop and has since been an integral member of their team.


Mayo Ideas Week 2014 & Open Door

September 1, 2014


Harnessing employee potential, investing in business skills and wellbeing

Mayo Ideas Week is a series of idea generation, entrepreneurship and business events hosted by development and enterprise support agencies along with organisations in Co. Mayo. Established in 2010, Mayo Ideas Week targets industry sectors with growth potential in Co. Mayo, and now has a wide range of partners supporting and contributing across many enterprise sectors.


“Local business – The winning formula”

August 15, 2014

An IASE Open Door event in association with Mayo Ideas Week 2014

Harlequin Hotel, Castlebar, Co Mayo

Thursday September 18th at 5.30pm until 7.30pm