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A Positive Partnership In The Local Community!

Posted on Thursday 31 July 2014

We are delighted to have been selected as Sainsbury’s Bangor’s charity of the year from August 2014 to June 2015. Staff, volunteers and families of the people we support, along with local Sainsbury’s customers, submitted their votes for Positive Futures during the voting period in store and online.

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A Positive Partnership In The Local Community!

BBC Appeal – Better Futures Project

Posted on Tuesday 29 July 2014

Our BBC Appeal went live across Northern Ireland on Sunday 27 July

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BBC Appeal – Better Futures Project

Burnavon gets the “Seal of Approval”

Posted on Tuesday 22 July 2014

The Burnavon Arts and Cultural Centre is the first arts centre in Northern Ireland to be awarded the “What About Me?” Welcome Award, in recognition of the outstanding service that the Burnavon provides to people with a learning disability, acquired brain injury and autistic spectrum conditions.

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Burnavon gets the “Seal of Approval”

We’re not Brazil…

Posted on Thursday 10 July 2014

As World Cup fever takes over this weekend in the run up to the big final on 13 July, we have been catching up with some of the people we support who are fanatical about football to find out who they are supporting and what football means to them.

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We’re not Brazil…

Five Minutes with Grace Hamilton, Volunteer

Posted on Tuesday 08 July 2014

We catch up with Grace Hamilton, volunteer with our Better Futures Project, to find out about her volunteering experience.

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Five Minutes with Grace Hamilton, Volunteer

The Hottest Catwalk In Town!

Posted on Tuesday 01 July 2014

A group of Positive Futures’ fundraisers put their feet to the flames to raise much needed funds for work.

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The Hottest Catwalk In Town!

Artistic Flair In Our Bangor Family Support Service

Posted on Tuesday 01 July 2014

Our Bangor Family Support Service hosted its first ever Art Exhibition and what a success it was! The exhibition, which was held in the Curve at Bangor Library, showcased some of the work completed by the young people involved in our Art Class.

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Artistic Flair In Our Bangor Family Support Service

It’s Never Too Late To Make A Difference

Posted on Tuesday 24 June 2014

One of our volunteers, Cecil Taylor, is climbing Ireland’s highest peak, Carrauntoohil, to raise funds for Positive Futures.

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It’s Never Too Late To Make A Difference

Local councils pave the way to eradicate discrimination against people with a disability

Posted on Tuesday 24 June 2014

We’ve launched our “What About Me?” Welcome Award and what better way to do so than by having the Mayor of North Down and the Lord Mayor of Belfast sign our anti–discriminatory pledge!

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Local councils pave the way to eradicate discrimination against people with a disability

Building A Better Future

Posted on Thursday 19 June 2014

Carers from our Better Futures Project will be taking part in a “Planning for the Future” Mental Health and Learning Disability Conference which will be hosted by the Bamford Monitoring Group on 26 June.

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Building A Better Future