The WorkAbility Programme supports people of all ages with disabilities. WorkAbility aims to prepare individuals to access education, training or employment based on their interests, skills and goals.

Ballyhoura Development will be delivering the WorkAbility Programme over four years from 2024 – 2028.

Currently recruiting for the 2024 programme!


This programme will provide participants with tailored supports, training and mentoring in the areas of:

  • Building confidence and self-awareness
  • Career guidance & personal action planning
  • One-to-one support from programme facilitators
  • Employability-related workshops
  • CV, job searching, and interview skills
  • Supported employment and volunteer placements
  • Informative talks
  • Field trips

WorkAbility Programme Objective

The WorkAbility Programme encourages and supports young people to take on meaningful social roles through employment or voluntary positions in their community. It provides tools and supports needed by participants to become more engaged and active within their community at a local, regional or national level.


Get in Touch!

If you are interested in taking part in this programme you can express your interest via the below link:

Expression of Interest

For further information, please contact the programme coordinators Kate McKenna at [email protected] or Chris Osborne at [email protected].