What Special Education Furniture and Equipment Grants are
A scheme of grants is available for the purchase of educational equipment for primary and post-primary pupils who have been diagnosed as having serious physical or communicative disabilities.
€6,500 per Special Needs Class
an additional €7,000 for equipment for departmentally approved multi-sensory rooms
Grant aid is also provided for specific items such as chairs and tables. The purpose of the grant aid is to provide the pupils with furniture and equipment that will directly help them in their education journey.