Fundraising target: $54,000 to purchase a wheelchair accessible vehicle for adults with an intellectual disability and autism in the Erris area.
About Western Care Association
Western Care Association empowers people, living with a wide range of learning and associated disabilities in Co. Mayo, to live full and satisfied lives as equal citizens. It achieves this through the provision of a comprehensive range of innovative services and supports.
It is a voluntary organisation, made up of parents, family members, service users, staff, supporters and volunteers.
Western Care Association is the only agency of its kind providing services to adults with an intellectual disability and autism in the Erris area. Therefore, there is a high reliance on the services it offers to people in this community, with 25 people and their families directly benefiting from the support its day, respite and residential services provide.
Western Care Association seeks funding to purchase a wheelchair accessible vehicle. This is to ensure that people who rely on a wheelchair for their mobility for health, social and leisure purposes, can do so readily.
The cost of the Peugeot Boxer Spirit, Wheelchair accessible vehicle is $54,000 including all taxes