Archive for month: October, 2022
Sligo Library are launching our new Sense-Ability service on Thursday 20th October at 11am in Ballymote Library
Sense-Ability aims to offer positive library experiences for people with sensory or additional educational needs.
It strives to develop a sensory friendly, accessible library services for the people of Leitrim, Sligo and Roscommon.
It aims to provide a sense of belonging, a sense of space, a sense of welcome and a sense of support to individuals of all abilities, their families and caregivers.
- Braistint chómhmhuintearais, spás, fáilte agus tacaíocht a chuir ar fáil do dhaoine le gach cumas, dá dteaghlaigh agus do chúramóirí
Through consultation with relevant professionals, extensive staff training, a programme of events and the development of new and exciting spaces and services, Sense-Ability gives everyone the ability to use library services in an inclusive, safe, non-judgmental way.
The launch will consist of a brief opening speech from the Cathaoirleach of Sligo County Council, a photo shoot and the chance to see a large section of the available Sensory collection and Sensory Room.
If you are interested to attend please email [email protected]
Our Mission Statement
To provide a responsive, accessible and inclusive library service for all our customers, which fosters reading, stimulates the imagination and contributes to lifelong learning and cultural recreation. For more read our About us page
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