Entries by The avail team

Accessibility of Workplace Equipment Adaptation Grant

We have engaged with the Department of Social Protection in Ireland with regard to the Workplace Equipment Adaptation Grant for employers to get your feedback on the accessibility and application process. We’ve put together a short survey, and we will have a followup post soon sharing those thoughts.  If you are an employer or work […]

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8 Canadian projects launch in September

We’re pleased to announce that during the first week of September a total of 8 new Canadian organisations and Partners are coming together in Toronto and Niagara for training and implementation of the Avail solution. Community Living and Educational Institutions across Ontario are starting to embrace the avail® software and programe as a means of […]

Avail Support’s first Canadian Partners

Pictured are the teams from ODEN and Niagara Training and Education Agency (NTEC) at the Avail Support stand at the Canadian Association for Supported Employment (CASE) national conference in Halifax, Nova Scotia. ODEN, the Ontario Disability Employment Network, are Avail Support’s first working Partner in Canada and NTEC are part of the first organizational consortia to adopt and […]

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Niagara College Partner with Avail Support

Amanda Shanks the Academic Head of the CICE – Community Inclusion through Co-operative Education project at Niagara College in Canada, pictured with Pete Bennett of Avail Support.  Niagara College are leading the way in Canada with academic certification of a 12 month full time work preparation and transition Certificate for students with Learning Disabilities. They […]

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Avail Support selected to support Canadian National Employers Programme

We are very pleased to have been selected as a primary supporting resource for the new national initiative launched by the Canadian Commission for Rehabilitation at Work.  The Disability Confident Employer programme enables employers to gain national recognition by meeting newly set standards for the employment of people with disabilities and learning disabilities in the workplace.

Avail Support recently featured in US on DisruptED TV!

Lisa Marie Clinton, Founder and CEO of Avail Support was approached by Richard Allen of DisruptED TV to take part in their Program. DisruptED TV are an ed-tech company focused on disrupting the status quo in the education sector to bring forth innovative educational solutions.  Their program is a fast-paced 30-minute interview that highlights an education expert’s […]

How we’re preparing for GDPR

Our commitment on the upcoming EU Data Regulation. The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will set a new standard for how companies use and protect EU citizens’ data. It will take effect from May 2018. At Avail Support, we’ve been working hard to prepare for GDPR, to ensure that we fulfil its obligations and […]