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Orientation and Mobility workshop for long cane users aged 12 to 18

An NCBI staff member on the left of the image is directing three young kids in training about how to use their long canes. Each of the children has their canes angled inward so the tips of the canes are touching on the ground.
Entry Fee: Free
NCBI Tallaght
Unit F5, Talbot House Tallaght Cross East
Dublin 24, Dublin 24 D24 V6XK Ireland
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Date:
August 16
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Organiser

Leah Doherty
Email:
leah.doherty@ncbi.ie

*You can only RSVP for 5 attendees, please contact the organiser for more information

This one-day workshop in NCBI Tallaght will support students to work on their orientation and mobility skills including; long cane skills, orientation skills, route planning, the use of public transport and the use of transport app along with independent living skills.

This workshop is for long cane users aged between 12 and 18 years. Spaces are limited so please register your interest by Tuesday 9th August. Time to be confirmed closer to the event. For any queries, please contact Emma on 0866063491 or emma.kearns@ncbi.ie.