NDA Research Promotion Scheme 2017

The NDA Research Promotion Scheme 2017 had two themes. The first was 'The effective promotion and support of community integration of people with disabilities.' The research projects awarded funding are:

  • Inclusion Ireland: “19 Stories of Social Inclusion – Ireland: Stories of Belonging, Contributing and Connecting”
  • NUI Galway: “New Directions: Evaluation of the first year of implementation in a regional intellectual disability service”
  • Trinity College Dublin: “Assessing the Impact of Person-Centred Planning on the Community Integration of Adults with an Intellectual Disability”

The second theme was ‘Progressing lifetime communities through Universal Design’. The research projects awarded funding are:

  • University College Cork: “Community Parks and Playgrounds: Intergenerational Participation through Universal Design”
  • Cork Institute of Technology: “Investigation of the Universal Design of Fall Detection Technologies in the Smart Home and their Impact on Lifetime Communities”