News

Thank You To Thales

Posted on Wednesday 03 December 2014

We were delighted to receive £1,000 from Thales towards the work of our Bangor Family Support Service. The Service was nominated for the generous donation by a neighbour of a family supported by the Service.

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Thank You To Thales

Better Together on tour

Posted on Friday 28 November 2014

As we wait with anticipation for the return of Jingley Sparkytoes this month, we’re looking back on how the money raised through last year’s Elfy Living Challenge was spent.

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Better Together on tour

”Get IT, Get Fit!”

Posted on Thursday 27 November 2014

Young people in Fermanagh supported by our Lakeland Family Support Service have been getting to grips with new iPads recently purchased by the Service with monies received from The Openwork Foundation “Cares for Kids” Grant.

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”Get IT, Get Fit!”

NI Health Service Should Act On Learning Disability Report

Posted on Wednesday 26 November 2014

Positive Futures has welcomed a report which has found that people with a learning disability are being kept in hospitals far from their homes for too long.

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NI Health Service Should Act On Learning Disability Report

An Elfy Dose Of Fun

Posted on Tuesday 25 November 2014

We want as many people as possible to dress up as elves and go to Sainsbury’s in Bangor on Saturday 20 December.

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An Elfy Dose Of Fun

Mo Sistas

Posted on Thursday 20 November 2014

Our Head Office ladies are showing their support for #Movember!

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Mo Sistas

Green Light For Equality

Posted on Wednesday 12 November 2014

The Green Party has become the first political party in Northern Ireland to be given the Welcome Award for its attitude to people with a learning disability, acquired brain injury or autistic spectrum condition.

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Green Light For Equality

All rosy in the garden, thanks to Big Lottery grant!

Posted on Thursday 16 October 2014

Our numbers have come up in style in the Big Lottery’s Awards for All programme – in the shape of a £10,000 award to fund a sensory garden at our Wheatfield Short Break Service in Belfast.

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All rosy in the garden, thanks to Big Lottery grant!

Celebrating Shared Lives Week 2014

Posted on Tuesday 14 October 2014

Shared Lives Week is here to celebrate and raise awareness of the amazing work Shared Lives carers do across the UK. The theme for Shared Lives Week 2014 is “Living Good Lives”.

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Celebrating Shared Lives Week 2014

”We’re all friends together”

Posted on Wednesday 08 October 2014

Our East Coast Supported Living Service are fondly remembering Brian and Bruce Beattie who have sadly passed away by installing a memorial bench in their office garden.

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”We’re all friends together”