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Day 255 of the project build at Wheatfield Gardens

Posted on Thursday 17 April 2014

Work is progressing well with the interior fixtures and fittings.

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Day 255 of the project build at Wheatfield Gardens

Day 253 of the project build at Wheatfield Gardens

Posted on Wednesday 16 April 2014

Our Chief Executive, Agnes Lunny and Bernice Kelly (Service Manager) met with families of people who use our Short Break Service yesterday to update them on progress with building our new purpose–built Short Break facility in north Belfast.

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Day 253 of the project build at Wheatfield Gardens

Lisburn Families celebrate commitment of their volunteers

Posted on Monday 14 April 2014

Our Lisburn Families Service celebrated the commitment of their volunteers at an awards ceremony on Tuesday 8 April.

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Lisburn Families celebrate commitment of their volunteers

Project gives people power to transform their own lives

Posted on Monday 07 April 2014

A pioneering project is helping people with a learning disability, autistic spectrum condition or acquired brain injury to tailor their own support for a better life.

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Project gives people power to transform their own lives

Positive Mothers

Posted on Friday 28 March 2014

Mums will be at the heart of the family this Sunday just as volunteers are at the heart of the support offered by Positive Futures every day. This Mother’s Day we honour all those mothers who bring their love and dedication to our services.

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Positive Mothers

Day 227 of the project build at Wheatfield Gardens

Posted on Thursday 20 March 2014

Work is progressing well. The delays caused by bad weather mean that the planned completion date has been postponed until early June 2014, however, the contractor hopes to make up some time as we progress.

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Day 227 of the project build at Wheatfield Gardens

Girl denied an education in plea for understanding

Posted on Friday 28 February 2014

A Bangor mum whose teenage daughter has not attended school for two years has accused the education system of failing her family.

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Girl denied an education in plea for understanding

£80,000 boost for ground–breaking project

Posted on Friday 21 February 2014

Our Better Together project recently received a major boost from the St James’s Place Foundation – a grant–making charity which aims to make a major difference to the lives of children and young people.

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£80,000 boost for ground–breaking project

Positive Futures launches Inclusion Manual at Improving Children’s Lives Conference

Posted on Thursday 20 February 2014

Pauline Ferguson, our Senior Manager: Operations attended the Improving Children’s Lives conference at Queen’s University Belfast on 20 – 22 February 2014.

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Positive Futures launches Inclusion Manual at Improving Children’s Lives Conference

Positive Futures celebrates the positive difference that student volunteers make

Posted on Wednesday 19 February 2014

Student Volunteering Week is a UK–wide celebration of the power of student volunteering. This year, it’s taking place on 24 February – 2 March 2014. And, we’re getting involved.

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Positive Futures celebrates the positive difference that student volunteers make