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Charity Partnership Fitted Us To A Tee!

Posted on Thursday 19 February 2015

The Lady Captain of Clandeboye Golf Club (2014/15) showed a special kind of drive in her year of adopting us as her chosen charity.

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Charity Partnership Fitted Us To A Tee!

An Alternative Placement

Posted on Tuesday 10 February 2015

Sarah Silcock recently spent two weeks with Positive Futures on an “alternative placement”. Sarah is studying at Stranmillis University, Belfast. We caught up with Sarah to find out what she thought of her experience with us.

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An Alternative Placement

Unforgettable… That’s What You Are Keiron

Posted on Wednesday 04 February 2015

Last week we said goodbye to a very dear friend, Keiron Aitken.

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Unforgettable… That’s What You Are Keiron

We Bagged A Sensory Garden

Posted on Thursday 29 January 2015

The introduction of the Carrier Bag Levy on 8 April 2013 may mean shoppers are now out of pocket 5p for every plastic bag they need but young people we support in Fermanagh have more than benefitted!

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We Bagged A Sensory Garden

With A Little Elf From My Friends

Posted on Wednesday 28 January 2015

The wacky fundraising antics of our Managing Director, Paul Roberts, will help make a real difference to a group of young adults in Fermanagh.

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With A Little Elf From My Friends

A Big Thank You To Western Brand

Posted on Wednesday 28 January 2015

Lakeland Family Support Service received a donation from staff who work at Western Brand.

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A Big Thank You To Western Brand

Garden In Full Bloom

Posted on Tuesday 27 January 2015

We’re delighted that work on a sensory garden in our Wheatfield Short Break Service is now complete. The communal garden, which was funded by The Big Lottery’s Awards for All scheme, provides the people we support with opportunities to have tactile and sensory experiences through the cultivation and simple enjoyment of a wide variety of plants.

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Garden In Full Bloom

Caring for Carers in Better Together

Posted on Thursday 15 January 2015

Our Better Together Project, with funding from the Belfast Health and Social Care Trust, has recently expanded to provide direct support to carers of the young adults supported by the Project.

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Caring for Carers in Better Together

A Titanic Experience for Better Together

Posted on Thursday 15 January 2015

Young adults from our Better Together Project recently enjoyed a fun day out at Titanic Belfast.

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A Titanic Experience for Better Together

Young People Blossom In The Garden

Posted on Tuesday 13 January 2015

Our “Transitioning Group” have come to the end of their latest project. The group of four young people transitioning between children’s and adult services and two adults from our Lakeland Supported Living Service have been enjoying a “Gardening for All” project for the last 3 months.

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Young People Blossom In The Garden