TAGS: CARA IrelandEllen KeaneJames Rimmer


Title:  ‘Adapting > How Change Creates Opportunities’
Date: Thursday, 3rd December 2020
Live Online on www.caracentre.ie
Cost: FREE
Time: 10am – 1pm


About the Event

To celebrate International Day for People with Disabilities, join us for an informative and interactive online live broadcast titled ‘Adapting – How Change Creates Opportunities’. Cara, in association with Sport Ireland, are delighted to host this live online event which will include a morning of interviews, panel discussions, personal stories from a host of special guests. It will focus on how small changes to facilities, mind-sets and practices can create life-changing opportunities for people with disabilities through sport and physical activity.

Keynote speakers include

  • Professor James Rimmer, “Beyond Sport – Using all forms of wellness to optimise resilience in people with disabilities
  • Ellen Keane. Three time Paralympian

This Live Cast is free and open for anyone to attend, and may be of particular interest to those in the follow areas:

• National Governing Bodies of Sport managers, development officers and coaches
• Local Sports Partnership coordinators, sports inclusion disability officers (SIDO) and sports development officers (SDO)
• Professionals across the health, education, outdoor, sport, fitness and leisure sectors
• Disability Services managers and staff
• People with disabilities
• Anyone with an interest in enhancing sport and physical activity opportunities for people with disabilities