Better Options

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Better Options is an online fair for students with disabilities and specific learning difficulties exploring post-secondary school options in education.

Better Options 2023 will take place online via Zoom from 10.00-1pm on Saturday, November 18th with breaks throughout the day. Register for Better Options 2023 (free).

Better Options

This event is ideal for adults returning to education or for students with disabilities considering their post leaving cert educational options, parents and guidance counsellors. Attendees are able to learn about college support services, making the most of your time in college and access routes open to those with disabilities and specific learning difficulties, including how to make an application to DARE – Disability Access Route to Education. There will be information on Further Education and Training, as well as Higher Education and Apprenticeships. There will be live Q&As where you can ask questions on DARE, accessing supports in college and any other questions you might have.

There will also be a free one to one Information Service for anyone registered for the event available on the day to be able to ask questions about their specific circumstances

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