28 Jun 2022

Councillors praise sensory spaces at Tipperary libraries

Tipperary County Council Library Service

Tipperary County Council Library Service

Councillors at a recent sitting of Tipperary County Council were told Thurles library is to get a sensory pod.

A Tipperary County Council official said the council are just waiting for funding to come through.

Independent councillor Jim Ryan made the query.

Clonmel library recently launched a sensory room.

For people with sensory and additional needs, the library can be overwhelming.

The sensory room provides a space at the library that is calm and quiet.

Cathaoirleach Marie Murphy praised the work on the Clonmel library sensory room saying they are ‘very, very welcome.’

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