MLAs visit Dungannon special education facilities

MEMBERS of the Assembly’s Employment and Learning Committee visited Sperrinview Special School and Oakridge Social Education Centre recently to view the facilities and meet with staff and students.

The delegation included Sinn Fein MLA for Fermanagh-South Tyrone, Bronwyn McGahan, as well as Chair of the Committee, the UUP’s Robin Swann MLA.

The visits took place as part of the Committee’s inquiry into post secondary school Special Educational Needs Provision in education, employment and training for people with learning disabilities.

As well as meeting those who provide and use the services in Dungannon, the delegation were given a tour of both facilities.