Details of Service/Support
|Name of Service or Support||DESSA|
|Does your support or service cover all of Co. Kildare?|
|Description of Service or Support:|
DESSA provides advocacy support to families of children and young people experiencing disability. DESSA also delivers an advocacy programme called Empowering Parents. The aim of this programme is to support parents to acquire the knowledge and skills to effectively advocate on behalf of their children.
|Service or Support Provided by:||Advocacy and Information Support|
|Who is this service or support for?|
Parents and guardians of children and young people who experience disability.
|Where is the service or support provided?|
DESSA delivers the Empowering Parents programme across the county.
|When is the service or support provided?||Between September and May|
|How much does it cost?||No cost to parents|
|How does someone find out more about how to use this service/support?|
Contact Alice Griffin, DESSA at [email protected] or Tel 086 6011613