Author Archive | Gerrie O'Grady

Irish Sign Language Awareness Week

22 – 26 September 2014 Deaf Folks Social Gathering Tuesday 23rd September Venue: Cork Deaf Association 11 am – 3 pm ________________________ Cork Deaf Club Presentation Tuesday 23rd September Information on Booking an Interpreter in Cork Venue: Cork Deaf Association 8pm ________________________ Deaf/Hearing Parents Coffee Morning Wednesday 24th September All toddlers welcome / Storytelling 11am […]

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A Fright Night at the Races

A Fright Night at the Races ANNUAL FUNDRAISER for the Cork Deaf Association in Curraheen Park Greyhound Stadium on 10 October 2014 at 7 pm Entry Tickets €10 Children are free!!!! You are encouraged to wear Halloween Fancy Dress costumes as there will be prizes on the night for best costume!!! Tickets can only be […]

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Signs for Summer Sing

ATTENTION ALL PARENTS OF CHILDREN INVOLVED IN SUMMER SING Click on the following link to see the Signs the children should be practicing this week for their performance with the Summer Sing Festival next Thursday 24th July from 12 pm – 3 pm in the Triskel Christchurch building (church beside Triskel). Parents are welcome to […]

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Funding Cuts to Deaf Service

Cork Deaf Association Asks new Minister Alan Kelly to Restore Lost Funding to Deaf Service ‘Minister Kelly, what will your answer be?’   The Cork Deaf Association calls on the new Minister for the Environment and Local Government Alan Kelly, to reverse the recent decision of the department he now heads to withdraw funding for the […]

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List of Cork TD’s

Please write to your local TD’s to ask them to reverse the funding cut decision made by Phil Hogan. It is a much-needed service for the Deaf community. Cork East TD’s Sean Sherlock sean.sherlock@oir.ie Tel: 022 53523 Address: Davis (Flemings) Lane Rear Main Street Mallow, Cork David Stanton david.stanton@oireachtas.ie Tel: 021 4632867 Fax: 021 4621133 […]

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New Online Newsletter

The Cork Deaf Association have developed an online newsletter so if you would like to receive it in the future can you please give your email address to Catherine at catherine@corkdeaf.ie. It will be sent out once a month and it will contain information about services, events and upcoming news from the Cork Deaf Association.

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Job Training Workshop

There will be a Job Training Workshop in the Cork Deaf Association on Thursday 12 June from 10 am until 1 pm. The following areas will be covered: Interview Techniques Preparing a CV Career guidance Letter writing Applying for jobs Guest speaker Dermot Crosby (FAS)   Venue: Cork Deaf Association, 5 Mac Curtain St, Cork   […]

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