Six free webinars which will launch a project called SenseAbility

Sense-Ability aims to offer positive library experiences for people with sensory or additional educational needs.

Event Date 11 May 2021 - 15 Jun 2021


Sense-Ability aims to offer positive library experiences for people with sensory or additional educational needs.  It strives to develop sensory friendly, accessible library services for the people of Sligo, Leitrim and Roscommon.  It aims to provide a welcome and sense of belonging to library users of all abilities, their families and caregivers. It has been specifically designed to support children and adults who are Neurodiverse e.g. people with ADHD, DCD/Dyspraxia, Dyslexia, Intellectual disability and/or those on the autism spectrum.

Please find brochure here for six free webinars which will launch a project called SenseAbility. 

The project is funded through Sligo County Council and is being launched through the Sligo, Leitrim and Roscommon library services. 

The project is aimed at setting up sensory friendly spaces for Neurodiverse people in the libraries in these counties, together with a collection of toys and tools for borrowing and educational talks. 

You may like to let your clients know about the webinars and the project if this would be relevant to them. 

Dr Dorothy Armstrong (Occupational Therapist) is on the coordinating team for the project and can be contacted at dorothyachieveot@gmail.com if you want any further information on this

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