VIBOXO SoundSenses for Musical Education, Entertainment and Therapy

Orla O’Sullivan is a member of the Anne Sullivan Foundation Advocacy Working Group in Cork who advocate for the wider community of people who are deafblind in Ireland. Orla is developing VIBOXO SoundSenses and is keen to get feedback from the community. Orla will demonstrate the VIBOXO SoundSenses test rig at the Anne Sullivan Centre,… Continue Reading VIBOXO SoundSenses for Musical Education, Entertainment and Therapy



Upcoming Advocacy Meetings

Dates have been set for the next Anne Sullivan Centre (ASC) Advocacy Working Groups. The Cork Advocacy Group will meet on Wednesday 21st November from 11am-1pm in Cork Deaf Association Offices on MacCurtain Street, Cork city. The Dublin Advocacy Group will meet on Wednesday 12th December (Note: postponed until January) from 11am-1pm in the Anne Sullivan Centre on Brewery Road, Co… Continue Reading Upcoming Advocacy Meetings



Upcoming 2nd Annual CHARGE Syndrome Workshop

The Anne Sullivan Centre is pleased to announce our 2nd annual CHARGE syndrome workshop with our guest speaker: Grete Steigen from Norway Location: The Maldron Hotel, Southern Ring Road, Roxboro, Limerick V94 EDP4 Professionals’ Workshop: Friday October 5th 2018, 1-4pm Family Day: Saturday October 6th 2018, 12-3pm Grete is mother of a 30 year old… Continue Reading Upcoming 2nd Annual CHARGE Syndrome Workshop



Upcoming Seminars and Workshops

Here are some links to upcoming  seminars and workshops in Ireland and the UK that  may be of interest to the community of people who are deafblind: Gordon Dutton workshop on Cortical Visual Impairment  Sept 29 10-3 at Child Vision, Drumcondra: Link to register: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/cortical-visual-impairment-a-workshop-with-professor-gordon-dutton-tickets-43527940241?invite=&err=29&referrer=&discount=&affiliate=&eventpassword= CHARGE Syndrome Professionals Day Oct 19, 2018  in Birmingham https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/charge-syndrome-uk-conference-professionals-day-registration-46510535263 CHARGE… Continue Reading Upcoming Seminars and Workshops




ASC awarded funding for research by Teaching Council of Ireland

In January 2018, the Anne Sullivan Centre was awarded a grant from the Teaching Council of Ireland to carry out research examining the impact of training in specific communication strategies on teacher’s ability to support children who have any level of hearing and vision loss. Consequently, The ASC is hoping to facilitate short intensive training… Continue Reading ASC awarded funding for research by Teaching Council of Ireland