Co-operation with other Institutions

Irish Wheelchair Association Tuam

  Co-operation with other Institutions around County Galway Ireland
Contact: Linda Collins Phone: 093-26659
  Service Co-Ordinator Fax: 093-70488
Address: Irish Wheelchair Association
The Glebe,
Co. Galway
  Staff: 7 V.E.C. tutors

Our Goal

The Irish Wheelchair Association (IWA) is the national organisation of people with limited mobility. Its goal is to achieve community inclusion and ‘quality of life? for its members.



  • Computers
  • Personal Development
  • Communications
  • Numeracy & Literacy
  • Cookery
  • Photography
  • Food & Nutrition
  • Aromatherapy
  • Decoupage
  • Arts & Craft


Overview of Service / Programmes & Certification Offered

Mixed modules based on service users wishes & abilities. Benefits include FETAC Accredited Programmes (usually Foundation Level) and a holistic approach with personal development and personal growth is central to the Programme.


Target Group

People with Physical & Sensory Disabilities - all age groups.


Resources & Expertise Available

  • V.E.C. Tutors
  • I.W.A. Staff
  • CE Staff
  • Purpose built Centre with Computers and resource rooms


Times / months available

Centre open Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm with outreach possibilities.


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