Month: <span>March 2017</span>


First United donate €2,200 to Inspire

FirstUnited Insurance Brokers presented a donation of €2,200 to Inspire Foundation. The funds donated will be used towards various programmes initiated by this foundation. “Inspire’s mission is to help every child and adult with a disability to achieve equality and inclusion in society” Mr. Antonello Gauci, Inspire’s CEO explained. “This foundation believes that this is...


World Down Syndrome Day 2017

Tuesday 21st March 2017, marks the 5th anniversary of World Down Syndrome Day celebrated worldwide. Each year, the voice of people with Down syndrome, and those who live and work with them, grows louder and louder. World Down Syndrome Day was first observed in 2006 and takes place on 21st March every year. This date (21/3) represents the...


Family Support Service

Pivotal in enhancing child development – By Charlene Borg. BPhil Inclusion and Special Educational Needs, PG Dip. Systemic Family Therapy Parent Relations Manager at Inspire – The Foundation for Inclusion Every day for the past 18 years, I have been meeting with families who eat breakfast with uncertainty. The not knowing and sometimes not even...


Noel Cacciattolo – a real life hero

WATCH : The moment Noel gets out of his wheelchair & crosses the finish line… Noel lost his leg some years ago and has been confined to a wheelchair ever since.  But thanks to his determination, intense physiotherapy and his will to live a full life, he’s not only been able to walk again, last...