AHEAD: Association for Higher Education Access & Disability
Creating inclusive environments in education & employment for people with disabilities.



AHEAD is an independent non-profit organisation working to create inclusive learning environments in education and employment for students with disabilities.

Our work with the further and higher education sector includes information provision, the hosting of student events, advocacy work, production of resources for the sector, hosting of events for staff, research and training. Watch this video to find out more about the work we do.

 Membership Benefits - Click to Drop Down

The support of our members is invaluable in allowing us to effectively carry out our mission. In addition to supporting our work, AHEAD members receive the following benefits:

**Subject to webinar capacity

For a more detailed outline of the benefits of Membership and a full outline of costs, download the Membership Brochure.

View the Full Membership Brochure »

Who is eligible to join AHEAD?

The benefits of membership are aimed at institutions and organisations working in the field of further and higher education but can be beneficial to other organisations such as support providers, training providers and professional bodies.

Membership Costs

Institution/Organisation Type | Cost of Annual Membership

Higher Education Institution – More than 2000 students enrolled | €1,300

Higher Education Institution – Less than 2000 students enrolled  | €800

Education and Training Board (covering staff in all colleges/centres) | €1,000

State Training Provider | €1,000

Small State Agency (Less than 12 employees) | €500

Medium to Large State Agency (more than 12 employees) | €1000

Private Business (Education focused) | €800

Private College/Individual Further Education College  | €500

Non profit organisation | €500

How do I join?

Simply contact ahead@ahead.ie or call +353 1 592 1467 to get a quotation and a membership application form.

View the Full Membership Brochure »

Search AHEAD

Follow AHEAD

  • Follow AHEAD on Twitter
  • Join AHEAD on Facebook
  • See AHEAD on YouTube
  • Link in with AHEAD on Linked In

Creating Inclusive Environments in Education and Employment for People with Disabilities

East Hall, UCD, Carysfort Avenue, Blackrock, Co Dublin.
T +353 1 592 1467 E ahead@ahead.ie W www.ahead.ie RCN 20025182