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Multilingual Resources from Action for Hearing Loss

Action for Hearing Loss has developed a range of Easy Read resources which have been translated into languages other than English. These languages include Bengali, Gujarati, Lithuanian, Polish, Punjabi, Romanian, Traditional Chinese and Urdu. These resources have been developed in partnership with CHANGE, a human rights organisation working with and for people with learning disabilities and from other underrepresented groups. Action …

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PHA Survey on Mental Health Services

The Public Health Agency in conjunction with all Health and Social Care Trusts in Northern Ireland, has opened a survey on the service user experience of Mental Health Services. If you, a relative or friend has used Mental Health Services over the past 12 months, we would like to hear your story. The survey can be accessed at www.10000morevoices.hscni.net or a hard …

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Hearing Loss Awareness for Older People – Information Talk

Action on Hearing are providing information to older people including people from BME communities to ensure they are better informed on how to manage their hearing loss Action on Hearing Loss Northern Ireland is part of the new UK Hear to Inform and Connect (2017-19) project, funded by the Big Lottery Fund. This project will help to grow our information …

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Directory of services to help improve mental health and emotional wellbeing

These five directories list the names, numbers and web addresses (where applicable) of organisations that offer services to help improve mental health and emotional wellbeing. Where possible, additional information has also been provided, such as email addresses and contact details within each Health and Social Care Trust area. Details Format Z card Target group General public Downloads Belfast card 2019 …

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DoH Guidance Developed for Employers on Domestic and Sexual Violence and Abuse

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH 22 November 2018Guidance developed for employers on Domestic and Sexual Violence and Abuse The Department of Health and Department of Justice have published new Guidance on how employers can increase awareness and respond more effectively to domestic and sexual violence and abuse.The Guidance was launched at an event in Belfast City Hall attended by trade unions and …

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Stronger Together Policy briefing on Northern Ireland Health and Social Care Interpreting Service (NIHSCIS)

Stronger Together Policy briefing on Northern Ireland Health and Social Care Interpreting Service (NIHSCIS) November 2018 Following reports from a number of member groups that some GP practices are not providing face-to-face interpreting for patients we have provided this policy briefing. We have contacted the Health and Social Care (HSC) Business Services Organisation which has responsibility to provide a broad …

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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/

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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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