News

Santander Foundation Grant: Support We Can Bank On

Posted on Tuesday 14 March 2017

We are delighted to announce that the Better Together project, a scheme to help vulnerable and disadvantaged adults with a learning disability, has received a £5,000 boost from the Santander Foundation.

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Santander Foundation Grant: Support We Can Bank On

MaxMara Exclusive

Posted on Tuesday 31 January 2017

From Italy to Ireland: one of the biggest events on Ireland’s social calendar in 2017 is set to be an exclusive fashion show by luxury Italian design house MaxMara.

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MaxMara Exclusive

A Positive Career Choice

Posted on Wednesday 25 January 2017

Amanda Duffy has worked with our Sperrin Supported Living Service since August 2015, first as a Support Worker and more recently as a Senior Support Worker. She describes how Positive Futures lives up to its name for both members of staff and the people we support.

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A Positive Career Choice

Rodney’s Recognition

Posted on Monday 23 January 2017

Rodney, one of the people supported by our Magherafelt Supported Living Service, has recently been recognised for his long service at work.

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Rodney’s Recognition

Former Colleagues Pay Tribute To Crash Victim

Posted on Friday 06 January 2017

Former colleagues at Positive Futures have paid tribute to an “amazing and dedicated” support worker, Stephen Martin, who died in a crash on the M2 on Boxing Day.

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Former Colleagues Pay Tribute To Crash Victim

Jennifer’s Story

Posted on Friday 21 October 2016

Jennifer has been supporting David for the past 13 years. Now 22 years of age, Jennifer continues to care for David and the help she gets from our Families Matter Shared Lives Service makes a big difference.

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A Difficult Year

Posted on Friday 21 October 2016

This year has been difficult for Paul but through the Families Matter Shared Lives Service the year is ending on a much happier note.

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A Difficult Year

Shared Lives Service – One of the best things we’ve ever done!

Posted on Monday 17 October 2016

Through the Families Matter Shared Lives Service, Stephanie and Martin Kenny provide a regular short break for Ann and Bill, who both have a learning disability. Stephanie and Martin say that they “gain so much from having them in our lives.”

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Shared Lives Service – One of the best things we’ve ever done!

Positive Future Beckons For People In Republic Of Ireland

Posted on Monday 05 September 2016

People with a learning disability, acquired brain injury or autistic spectrum condition south of the border will now have the support of Positive Futures, after we were approved as a charity in the Republic

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Positive Future Beckons For People In Republic Of Ireland

An All Round Positive Career Choice

Posted on Friday 02 September 2016

Andrew has worked with our Sperrin Supported Living Service since March 2015 and says his time in the job has really opened his eyes to the difference Positive Futures makes in the community.

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An All Round Positive Career Choice