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WOMAD returns to the East for Belfast Music Week

The World Of Music Arts & Dance will have a welcome return to the Skainos Centre East Belfast Friday 14th November, when schools from Lisburn, Banbridge & North Down present their performances and artwork at the WOMAD outreach programme winter showcase. The event runs from 10am – 3pm and is open to everyone of all ages to attend and see …

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Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP) 2 Day Training

The Bamford Vision for Northern Ireland puts a recovery approach at the centre of all mental health and learning disability interventions. WRAP (Wellness Recovery Action Plan) is a self directed recovery approach to monitor uncomfortable, distressing feelings and behaviours, through planned responses, reducing, modifying or eliminating them. It also includes plans for responses from others when you are unable to make …

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Attention all Interpreters – Maternity OCN Level 4 Training

The Belfast Trust is offering the opportunity to express your interest in registering for the Maternity OCN Level 4 training module which will be held on the 18th November 2013. This session will take place at the Belfast City Hospital (Post Grad Lecture Theatre and Larkin Room) – from 9:30am – 4pm in Belfast. On this occasion, priority for registration …

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Calling all English Language Teachers in the Belfast Area

You are invited to an informal meeting at 6pm on Tues 5th November at Mediation NI, 83 University Street, Belfast – light tea provided. With the growing number of formal and informal English classes now being run in Belfast it seems to be a good idea for those involved to come together to network, share experiences and encourage one another. …

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Domestic Violence – ‘Working together to support BME Families’ FREE SEMINAR

Individuals from all groups in society are subjected to Domestic Violence and Abuse, but there may be additional compounding factors for Black and Minority Ethnic families. They may find it difficult to seek help due to actual or perceived discrimination, prejudice and racial discrimination. Increased isolation, family and/or community pressure or collusion to keep the abuse a secret, cultural factors and …

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Small Worlds Workshops

WHAT ARE ‘SMALL WORLDS’ WORKSHOPS? ‘Small Worlds’ are cafe-style events in which people circulate around tables hosted by volunteers from different nationalities. The workshops introduce a taste of the diversity that exists in NI and provide safe spaces in which participants can meaningfully begin to engage with those from different backgrounds and other parts of the world. For many participants, these …

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WOMAD Belfast event at Skainos – A Great Success!!

Beyond Skin on behalf of WOMAD would like to thank all the musicians, artists, volunteers, technicians and participants who all as a team made the showcase event at the Skainos Centre East Belfast the great success that it was. A special thanks to the East Belfast Arts Festival team who gave us the opportunity to host this within the festival …

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Live and Learn Open Doors – Free Courses/Activities/Events

Live and Learn Open Doors will be running FREE courses, activities and events over the coming months for people living in: Annandale Benmore Taughmonagh Courses include (but not limited to): Afterschool club Basic IT Christmas Crafts Workshop CO Alarm Fitting and Advice Community Indoor Football (5-7yrs) DIY Pamper Courses Kettle Bells Swimming Driving Theory Please see the attached the full …

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Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission visit Banbridge

Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission visit Banbridge On Friday 18th October the Chair of Banbridge District Council is hosting a visit by the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission.  This as a good opportunity for you and your clients or members to get to know the Commission and its work and to give your constituents a chance to air their views directly …

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Down Community Arts

Down Community Arts is an organisation that Programme workshops in a spectrum of art forms including visual arts, dance, music, crafts, across the Down area and beyond. Produce exhibitions, murals and performance Work with a huge variety of community groups across the Down area, in central and rural locations Work in partnership with schools and library boards, councils, health trusts …

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