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New Dating App

Sep 4, 2020

We just heard of a new dating app designed for people with Autism. Currently its more difficult to meet new people as we are being asked to keep our social networks small because of the pandemic so this App could be the perfect solution to building friendships or romantic relationships online.    

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Challenging Stereotypes

Sep 4, 2020

You may have heard of a recent challenge on TikTok that has caused controversy by encouraging the mimicking of autistic people with a focus on stimming. In response to this one of the people we support recently posted a blog and we encourage you all to read it when you have a moment. Click here […]

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A day in the Life of a Gheel staff member

Jul 8, 2020

This month, our featured employee is Catherine Flynn. Catherine joined Gheel as an administrative assistant in November 2019. 1. What do you do? I provide administrative assistance and support to the Practice Team and the Regional Managers. 2. Describe your typical working day? I first check for referrals that have been received, calls and emails […]

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New Diggs

Jun 4, 2020

We’d like to extend a huge congratulations to Grainne on her new home! Grainne has recently moved from her own apartment in Gheel’s Fairview complex to her new apartment in the community. Here she is enjoying a cup of team with Stephen who alongside some very dedicated staff have supported Grainne to make this exciting […]

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And the Gaisce Award goes to…

Jun 3, 2020

…Joe! Joe, who is supported by the Northside Transition Team, completed his Bronze Gaisce award this year – an amazing achievement. Here is what he had to say about his experience: Q – What was the best thing about Gaisce – “It was great – I especially liked the overnight trip, it was a new experience […]

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New tune from DJ Toffo!

Jun 3, 2020

Congratulations to Jake on his new single DJ Toffo produced by New York’s infamous producer Xander. It’s so catchy! You’ll be singing the chorus all day! Can’t wait to hear more from the new and upcoming DJ Toffo! Click here to hear the new tune.

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Creativity & Innovation during COVID at its best!

May 28, 2020

Huge congrats to some of the people we support and staff in Fairview on their video that was selected for the Creativity & Innovation During COVID Webinar Exhibition with Trinity College. The video gives great advice and ideas on how to still have fun during these difficult time. To check out the project click here […]

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Talented Writer Alert!

May 28, 2020

Check out two comic book reviews written by the very talented Oisin O’Reilly during lockdown who is supported by our Southside Outreach Team.  Oisin is a fantastic writer, even recently published in the Fighting Words supplement of the Irish Times.  Keep writing Oisin because you have an amazing talent! Look forward to reading more reviews […]

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Published Writers!

May 13, 2020

CONGRATULATIONS to all the wonderful writers in Gheel. A published piece in the Irish Times is something to be very proud of. Thank you to Fighting Words for an amazing experience. #fightingwords #irishtimes #storytelling

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