Disability Rights Are Human Rights
DESSA is a national community development organisation working to support the full and equal participation of disabled people in Irish society by creating inclusive and non-disabling communities.
DESSA believes disability rights are about equality and inclusion. We will help you to stand up for your rights.
The National Disability Authority (NDA) recently launched new guidelines called Participation Matters. These guidelines will support public bodies to meaningfully consult with and actively involve disabled people and their representative organisations in decision making. The guidelines support the United Nations Convention