We have a number of positions for Care Assistants in our residential and respite services – 120 hours per month Essential Requirements: A minimum of QQI Level 5 in Health Care or similar qualification essential (A Degree in Social Care or other relevant discipline advantageous) 2+ years’ experience of working with people with an Intellectual...
As you are aware Coronavirus/ COVID-19 is a new virus. For the vast majority of people COVID-19 is a short lived illness which can cause: – High temperature, shortness of breath and cough as the most common symptoms from which people make a full recovery. What W.I.D.A. are doing about the Coronavirus/ COVID-19 ? W.I.D.A...
We are delighted to announce that WIDA have been announced as a Regional winner of the National Lottery #GoodCausesAwards 2018! We’re delighted with the news and thank you to all our members for their support. We now go forward to the National Final in November so fingers crossed!
Staff wishing to take part in the National Health Sector Staff Survey – September 2018 please note the following links. http://www.youropinioncounts.ie – this URL is the survey host site to which staff will need access to in order to register their email address. email@example.com – this is the email address from which the passwords...
Our AGM will take place on Wednesday 7th March at 7.30pm in the Edmund Rice Centre, Waterford
Supporting Choice, Control and Fairness for people with an Intellectual Dissability in Ireland
WIDA recently opened their latest respite facility in Summerville Avenue, providing respite to adults with an intellectual disability in a community based environment.
Over in Spring Garden we are having a great time trying out our new summer programs. We are making the most of the weather and going out on day trips every week
Recently staff in WIDA have undergone training from Studio 3, a UK based company that promotes a low arousal stress management approach.