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Youth Got Community Spirit – Eden Project Communities and Belfast Harbour Competition

Youth got Community Spirit Young people across Northern Ireland have an exclusive chance to put social media skills to good use and win £3,000 worth of prizes for their local neighbourhood  Eden Project Communities have teamed up  with Belfast Harbour to run an exciting new competition, that not only celebrates community spirit but provides young individuals with the chance to …

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New Funding Scheme posted on NICHI Health Alliance

There has been a new funding scheme posted on the NICHI Health Alliance website, healthallianceni.com. Please click on the link below to view it: http://healthallianceni.com/funding_schemes/mama-cash-fund-women/

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Training for Informal Caregivers

Please see below information about training for Informal Caregivers being held locally across the Northern Trust area. We wanted to make sure you knew we are starting courses again after Easter. Ballymoney Town Hall, High St, Ballymoney Starting on Monday 24th April 2017 10am-12noon And again on Monday 8th, 15th, 22nd, 5th June, 12th June (due to bank holidays) Bushmills …

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A Draft Welcome Pack from NIHE under consulation

NIHE has released a draft Welcome Pack document for Asylum Seekers, which is now subject to consultation. The new Welcome Pack will contain photographs and clear guidelines regarding NASS accommodation in Belfast/Northern Ireland.  The document will be translated into key languages once finalised. Following this consultation, it should be a more comprehensive and robust product for the placement and induction …

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Independent Advice, Support and Mediation Service (Community Care)

The Law Centre’s Independent Advice, Support and Mediation Service (Community Care) runs a specialist advice line and representation service. How we can help you: We provide advice and assistance to: adults who have needs due to physical or mental disability, ill health or age, adults with sensory disabilities, and adults whose needs arise because of their role as carer. We can help in …

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Community Based Small Grants Scheme 2017-18

The Public Health Agency (PHA) Northern Area has identified non-recurring funding to address the themes of Suicide Prevention, Self- Harm, Mental Health & Emotional Well-Being and have commissioned Causeway Rural and Urban Network; Cookstown and Western Shores are network; North Antrim Community Network and South Antrim Community Network to facilitate the process for COMMUNITY BASED SMALL GRANTS SCHEME 2017-18. Timeframe …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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GUM Service in Northern Ireland – Translated Leaflets

Two leaflets, one for GUM service and the other for Contraceptive services in the Northern Trust have been translated into 6 languages.  Please see below the hyperlink to the page on Northern Trust website which has these. http://www.northerntrust.hscni.net/livewell/2458.htm

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