STRIVE Programme runs until December 2022 and seeks to provide tailored education, training and employment support to people with a disability, who wish to enter or re-enter the labour market.  

As well as delivering the programme to the STRIVE participants, Ballyhoura Development will be liaising with local employers to identify suitable paid employment opportunities and will provide ongoing support to both employers and programme participants when they start work.  

Put your best foot forward and step towards employment by participating in the STRIVE Programme!

What's Involved?

  • Career Guidance & Personal Action Planning Workshops
  • One to one support from programme facilitators
  • Computer Skills Training
  • CV, Job Search & Interview Skills Workshops
  • Accredited training in Customer Service & Communications Skills
  • Manual Handling Training
  • Barista Training & HACCP Training
  • Supported work placements
  • Health & Wellbeing Workshops

Recruitment for the Programme is currently underway!

To register your interest click on the following link:


If you would like to enquire about participating in the programme, please contact Carrie O'Donoghue at [email protected] or  086-1708722 or Nicole Dennehy at [email protected]