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The Joint Committee on Disability Matters invites written submissions from interested groups or individuals to hear about the lived experience of people with disabilities on the issues that affect them and their families and/or carers.
These submissions will assist the Members of the Committee in deciding what they need to focus on in developing their future work programme.
Submissions should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by 3pm on Monday, 9 November 2020.
The issuing of primary medical certificates for disabled drivers and passengers has been suspended due to a court decision in June.
Confirmation has been made in a written reply from the Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe to Independent TD Denis Naughten.
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Derek Farrell RIP. Derek was the CEO of the DDAI for 17 years and was a member the board of directors until his retirement in 2019. Derek's involvement with the DDAI spanned 31 years and he has left an indelible stamp on the organisation. He will be sadly missed. https://rip.ie/death-no…/derek-farrell-caragh-kildare/415608
New Date DDAI 50th AGM
The DDAI AGM will take place on Wednesday 7th October at 5pm. This years AGM will be on online event only. To register for the Webinar please login to the member area of the DDAI website.
As a disabled driver or passenger purchasing an Electric Vehicle (EV) you can claim the SEAI (Sustainable Energy Authority Ireland) grant independent of any other tax benefit you may receive.
The maximum grant available is €5,000 – for further information on the level of grants available please visit www.seai.ie
Europcar Mobility Group Ireland partners with the Disabled Drivers Association of Ireland
in a new mobility initiative
Europcar Mobility Group Ireland has partnered with the Disabled Drivers Association of Ireland in a new initiative to make their Dublin Airport locations as accessible and convenient as possible for customers with limited mobility.