Support Us In Our Mission
Our mission is to assist people with disabilities to overcome barriers encountered every day that lead to them being devalued and excluded from their local Communities. We do this by providing inclusive, safe, accessible programmes that reduce their sense of isolation and loneliness We design bespoke Arts, Lifestyle, and Training programmes where the wider disability community can learn, grow, and connect through the Arts.
Part of our mission is to empower members of this Community to develop their skills and take the next step towards meaningful employment.
Connections Art Centre provides a broad range of in-person classes at our Centre in Rathgar. Classes are open to all, and feature subjects such as Art, Drama, Dance, Make-up & Skincare, Music, Smartphone Photography and Yoga.
Bespoke Programmes for Disability Organisations
We provide accessible Arts, Lifestyle and Training programmes where the wider Disability Community can learn, grow and connect through the Arts. Uniquely, all our programmes are designed and led based on the needs of the participants, and hosted by experienced facilitators.
Online Classes for Adults
We also provide online courses in Cookery, Comicbook Art, Healthy Eating, Mindfulness Art, Musical Storytelling, Therapeutic Creative Writing and Yoga.
Connections Arts Centre works with and designs bespoke programmes for organisations that support children with disabilities. Subject areas include:
- Smartphone Photography
- Arts and Crafts
- Mindfulness Art
- Sensory Art
- Comic Book Club
- Creative Writing
- Musical Storytelling
How You Can Support Us And Our Community
- Join our in-person or online classes
- Commission a programme for your organisation
- Buy original artwork in our Gift Shop at
- Make a donation
Sustainable Development Goals [SDGs]
When you support us you are helping us achieve the following Sustainable Development Goals: