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Make way on our streets
for people with disabilities.

Get invOLVED!

Post a pic of everyday obstructions #makewayday

Our activists are all over the country drawing attention to the challenges posed by things left on the footpath 
Spot one? Post it on our social pages with #makewayday

Image of a women in a wheelchair being blocked by a bike on the footpath
Image of a man with makeway day stick on head
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Join your local campaign 1. Use the map below to find the local coordinator for your area 2. Contact them to find out what’s happening locally and how you can get involved  3. Get ready to join in on Sept 26th   4. Take pictures of the obstacles you encounter (parked cars on footpaths, bikes chained to railings, sandwich boards and overhanging branches) and post your pictures to social media. Include #makewayday #makewayYOURCOUNTYNAME and tag @makewayday @disabilityfed in your post  5. Show your support be sharing and retweeting other people’s posts from the Make Way Day Facebook, Twitter and Instagram account and encourage friends and family to do the same
Nothing stirring near you? 1. Take pictures of the obstacles you encounter (parked cars on footpaths, bikes chained to railings, sandwich boards and overhanging branches) and post your pictures to social media. Include #makewayday #makewayYOURCOUNTYNAME and tag @makewayday @disabilityfed in your post  2. Show your support be sharing and retweeting other people’s posts from the Make Way Day Facebook, Twitter and Instagram account and encourage friends and family to do the same 3.	Contact your local Councillors asking them to support Make Way Day 2019. We’ve prepared a draft motion to help with this – email info@disability-federation.ie and we’ll send it to you.  4. Contact others who might be interested in getting involved and form a local working group  5. Let DFI know so we can support you to make the campaign happen in your area
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Make Way Day 2018 marks the first time 17 local authorities come together with the disability community to campaign for the rights of people with disabilities. Make Way Day comes to the street where you live with the support of these local authorities.  
Cork City Council,
Cork County Council,
Dublin City Council,
Dun Laoghaire/Rathdown County Council,
Fingal County Council,
Galway City Council,
Kerry County Council,
Kildare County Council,
Kilkenny County Council,
Limerick City and County Council,
Louth County Council,
Meath County Council,
Monaghan County Council,
Offaly County Council,
South Dublin County Council,
Wexford County Council,
Wicklow County Council.
You can follow your local campaign by using the hashtags # and handles @ of your area. For example #MakeWayGalway, #MakeWayDLR.