Inclusion – “…equal society…understanding of difference…social harmony”

The COPE Foundation provides a range of services to 2,300 people with an intellectual disability and/or autism through a network of community based supports in Cork. From 1979 until 2002, Terence taught physical education in four of the COPE Foundations special schools. He also delivered leisure and recreation programmes to adults with intellectual disabilities in various day and residential services in COPE. In 2002 Terence was appointed manager of the Leisure, Recreation and Physical Activity team, now named the Physical Activity & Sports Department.