Home » Health

Health

CIP – Roma Community Report

Please see below a report by Community Intercultural Programme (CIP) on the needs of the Roma community in the Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon council area. Mapping of Roma Needs 2017  

Read More »

Northern Trust- Free Smoking Cessation Training Sessions

The Northern Trust stop smoking service is offering free Smoking Cessation Brief Intervention training to all staff/volunteers working with the public. This session has been developed to equip staff with enough background knowledge to be able to provide approximately 2-3 minutes of brief advice to any smoker on the risks of smoking, benefits of giving up, ways of quitting and …

Read More »

Irish Government Launch National Traveller & Roma Inclusion Strategy

Please see the link below for the National Traveller and Roma Inclusion Strategy 2017 – 2021: http://www.justice.ie/en/JELR/National%20Traveller%20and%20Roma%20Inclusion%20Strategy,%202017-2021.pdf/Files/National%20Traveller%20and%20Roma%20Inclusion%20Strategy,%202017-2021.pdf

Read More »

Community Engagement Events In The Border Region – June 2017

Project details:  EU INTERREG VA programme funding has been secured by the Co-operation and Working (CAWT) cross border Health and Social Care Partnership for the development of Community Health and Well-being Hubs in the border region of the Republic of Ireland/Northern Ireland and Western Scotland.  The ‘CoH-Sync’ (Community Health Sync) Project wishes to establish 8 Health and Well-being Hubs designed …

Read More »

BME Carers Support Group & Carers Week

Supporting BME Carers Across Northern Ireland A regional group has been working to identify and support carers from ethnic minority backgrounds.  Its membership includes Carer Co-ordinators from the five Health & Social Care Trusts and Carers Northern Ireland.  The key aims of the group have been: To promote a co-ordinated approach, to address BME carer health and social wellbeing issues; …

Read More »

Drugs and Alcohol Information Websites

Useful information and resources on drugs and alcohol can be found by visiting dedicated websites below http://www.drugsandalcoholni.info/ http://services.drugsandalcoholni.info/

Read More »

First Steps Women’s Centre Courses

Wellbeing Courses:   Leader Of Your Own Life  2hrs X 6 weeks Mondays 9.45 am -11.45 am.  Starts Monday 16th Jan Arts Project 2.5hrs X 6 weeks Tuesdays 9.45 am -12.15 pm.  Starts Tuesday 17th Jan Yoga 2hrs X 6 weeks Wednesdays 9.45 am -11.45 am. Starts Wednesday 18th January Creative Writing 2hrs X 6 weeks Wednesdays 12.30 pm – 2.30 pm.  Starts Wednesday …

Read More »

Local Businesses help to promote the Importance of Emotional Health

This summer East Belfast Community Development Agency (EBCDA) is working together with local businesses, churches and community service providers to promote emotional health and suicide prevention. Over the past three years, several similar campaigns have been done across East Belfast including partnerships with local bars, bookmakers, shops and sports clubs. This project is different in that it will target people …

Read More »

Cybercrime course offered by RCN

Rural Community Network is pleased to announce that we are offering a short course called “Cybercrime” this coming October. We all now live in a permanently connected world. Whether we embrace it or not, access to Twitter, Facebook, You Tube and many other social networking platforms is everywhere. Social media has embedded itself in our culture and a world without …

Read More »