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International Day Of Human Rights

Posted on Thursday 10 December 2015

Today, 10 December 2015, is Human Rights Day, a day to mark the significance of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights as the common global standard to which every nation should aspire.

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International Day Of Human Rights

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Posted on Thursday 03 December 2015

Today is International Day of Persons with Disabilities, a day to raise awareness about disability issues and draw attention to the benefits of an inclusive and accessible society for all.

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International Day of Persons with Disabilities

A Big Thank You To Jingley Sparkeytoes and Western Brand!

Posted on Thursday 12 November 2015

Our Lakeland Family Support Service would like to say a big thank you to Jingley Sparkeytoes, our resident elf, aka our Managing Director, Paul Roberts, for raising a whopping £2,044 to fund a cookery group for young adults with very limited opportunities for social outlet, no longer able to avail of support from children’s services / school.

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A Big Thank You To Jingley Sparkeytoes and Western Brand!

Here’s To A Positive Future

Posted on Wednesday 11 November 2015

It’s cheers all round at the Linen Hall Wetherspoons in Enniskillen as the pub receive our Welcome Award and nominate us as a charity partner.

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Here’s To A Positive Future

New Programme Launched For Unemployed People Wanting To Work In Social Care

Posted on Wednesday 21 October 2015

75 unemployed or economically inactive people will have the opportunity of taking part in the ‘Getting Started’ initiative; an innovative project facilitated by Association for Real Change (ARC), Northern Ireland.

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New Programme Launched For Unemployed People Wanting To Work In Social Care

Shared Lives Week 2015

Posted on Tuesday 20 October 2015

It’s Shared Lives Week 2015 – a time to come together to promote Shared Lives, raise awareness of the great work that is being done and make sure that people who could benefit from Shared Lives learn about how it could be an option for them.

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Shared Lives Week 2015

“How support from Positive Futures has helped me cope with my mental health problems” – Jean Hale

Posted on Thursday 08 October 2015

Jean, supported by our Southern Area Housing Support Service, talks about how support from Positive Futures helped her overcome her mental health problems.

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“How support from Positive Futures has helped me cope with my mental health problems” – Jean Hale

We Get Stormont’s Vote Of Confidence

Posted on Thursday 17 September 2015

We have been selected as the Northern Ireland Assembly’s charity of the year for 2015–16.

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We Get Stormont’s Vote Of Confidence

Our Bangor Boys Club Is The Catch Of The Day

Posted on Wednesday 16 September 2015

A group of boys supported by our Bangor Family Support Service recently enjoyed a great day out courtesy of Bangor Angling Club.

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Our Bangor Boys Club Is The Catch Of The Day

Putting the people we support to the FORE!

Posted on Wednesday 09 September 2015

Our Better Together Project recently hosted a joint event for the people we support, carers and volunteers at Belfast’s ultimate party venue – Citigolf!

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Putting the people we support to the FORE!