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Get Behind the Wheels in Green this Summer!

Get Behind the Wheels in Green this Summer!

Tuesday, 24 July 2018

This August, Sydney will host the World Rugby Wheelchair Championships and for the first time in their history an Irish team will compete at the event.

Ballycanew IWA Community Centre – 10 Year Celebration

Ballycanew IWA Community Centre – 10 Year Celebration

Monday, 23 July 2018

The local community turned out to support Irish Wheelchair Association (IWA) and people with physical disabilities as they commemorated the 10th year of service from the busy IWA Community Centre in Ballycanew.

Changing Places Ireland Launch

Changing Places Ireland Launch

Wednesday, 02 May 2018

Irish Wheelchair Association (IWA), Disability Federation Ireland (DFI) & Inclusion Ireland come together to launch Changing Places Ireland

Wanna Roll With Us??

Wanna Roll With Us??

Friday, 16 March 2018

In 2017, IWA launched the first ‘All-Ireland TY Wheelchair Basketball Championships’ which took place throughout 2017/2018.

IWA at the Irish HealthCare Centre Awards 2018

IWA - Double Winners at Irish HealthCare Centre Awards 2018

Thursday, 15 March 2018

IWA received two prestigious awards at the Irish HealthCare Centre Awards 2018

Creative Writing Programme 2018

Creative Writing Programme 2018

Monday, 12 March 2018

Irish Writers Centre & IWA Partner for Creative Writing Programme 2018

STATUS RED WEATHER WARNING

STATUS RED WEATHER WARNING

Friday, 02 March 2018
A status red weather warning has been issued by Met Eireann for Leinster and Munster.
IWA Shortlisted for Irish HealthCare Centre Awards 2018

IWA Shortlisted for Irish HealthCare Centre Awards 2018

Tuesday, 20 February 2018
Irish Wheelchair Association (IWA) has been noimanated across several categories at the Irish Healthcare Centre Awards 2018.
IWA Honours Lt. Gen Gerry McMahon

IWA Honours Lt. Gen Gerry McMahon

Monday, 22 January 2018
The death has occurred of Lt. Gen Gerard (Gerry) McMahon (IWA Chairman 2007 - 2015)
IWA Budget 2018 response

IWA Budget 2018 response

Wednesday, 11 October 2017
Wanna Roll With Us?

Wanna Roll With Us?

Sunday, 27 August 2017
Irish Wheelchair Association Launches Ireland’s First National Wheelchair Basketball Championships
IWA Opens Accessible Playground in Athlone

IWA Opens Accessible Playground in Athlone

Saturday, 24 June 2017
Athlone Regional Sports Centre – Official opening of a new accessible playground located on the Sports Centre
Cuisle Holiday Centre Celebrates 20 Years

Cuisle Holiday Centre Celebrates 20 Years

Thursday, 08 June 2017
Cuisle Holiday Centre – Providing Accessible Holidays to People with Disabilities & their Families for 20 Years