DESSA – Empowering Parents Training Programme


DESSA South East c./o. Droichead Family Resource Centre
The Old CBS
West Street
Callan South
Co. Kilkenny

DESSA (Disability Equality Specialist Support Agency) offers a programme which aims to support parents to acquire the knowledge and skills to advocate on behalf of their child. The programme topics cover advocacy skills and strategies, the medical and social models of disability, legislation, policy, education and inclusion.

Target Group: Parents of children with disabilities

How to access: Direct contact with office.