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National Office Staff

Much of the work of the Association is done from the national office which is in the city centre in Dublin. The contact details for our national office are as follows:

Address: 5th Floor, Block B, Joyce’s Court, Talbot St., Dublin 1.
Tel. 01 877 6001

The current national office staff are:

CEO Rosie Bissett
Head of Psychological and Educational Services Donald Ewing
National Workshop Manager Maureen Dunne
Finance Manager Morgan O’Regan
Finance Officer Mary Scully
Information & Advocacy Coordinator Amy Smyth
Information Officer Jenny Byrne
Development & Support Officer (Adult Services) Michelle Kinsella
Senior Educational Psychologist Emma Magee
Educational Psychologist Tarryn Van Wyk (maternity leave)
Educational Psychologist Sachita Suryanarayan
Educational Psychologist Vacant

The Association also has several employees based at our Career Paths Centre in Leixlip:

Course Supervisor Emma Matthews
Assistant Supervisor Tracey O’Leary
Specialist Literacy Tutor Sheila Kavanagh
Specialist Literacy Tutor Kathleen Ryan

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DAI activities are part-funded by the Department of Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government (Scheme to Support National Organisations 2016-2019 administered by Pobal), the Special Education Section of the Department of Education and Skills, SOLAS and KWETB.