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International Women’s Day

Posted on Thursday 05 March 2015

This Sunday, 8 March 2015, people across the world will mark International Women’s Day, a day aimed at inspiring women and celebrating their achievements. We’re marking this day by featuring two of the many inspirational women in our Organisation.

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International Women’s Day

Three Cheers For Volunteers

Posted on Tuesday 03 March 2015

On 25 February, we brought together our volunteers from across the country to a celebration event in Riddel Hall, Queen’s University, Belfast. We wanted to highlight the fabulous work our volunteers do every day. We are supported by over 110 volunteers, aged from 16 years old right up to 70+ years old.

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Three Cheers For Volunteers

Good Show At The Odyssey Arena!

Posted on Tuesday 03 March 2015

Belfast’s Odyssey Arena has been presented with our “What About Me?” Welcome Award after being given the thumbs up by some of the people we support.

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Good Show At The Odyssey Arena!

Charity Partnership Fitted Us To A Tee!

Posted on Thursday 19 February 2015

The Lady Captain of Clandeboye Golf Club (2014/15) showed a special kind of drive in her year of adopting us as her chosen charity.

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Charity Partnership Fitted Us To A Tee!

An Alternative Placement

Posted on Tuesday 10 February 2015

Sarah Silcock recently spent two weeks with Positive Futures on an “alternative placement”. Sarah is studying at Stranmillis University, Belfast. We caught up with Sarah to find out what she thought of her experience with us.

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An Alternative Placement

Unforgettable… That’s What You Are Keiron

Posted on Wednesday 04 February 2015

Last week we said goodbye to a very dear friend, Keiron Aitken.

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Unforgettable… That’s What You Are Keiron

We Bagged A Sensory Garden

Posted on Thursday 29 January 2015

The introduction of the Carrier Bag Levy on 8 April 2013 may mean shoppers are now out of pocket 5p for every plastic bag they need but young people we support in Fermanagh have more than benefitted!

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We Bagged A Sensory Garden

With A Little Elf From My Friends

Posted on Wednesday 28 January 2015

The wacky fundraising antics of our Managing Director, Paul Roberts, will help make a real difference to a group of young adults in Fermanagh.

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With A Little Elf From My Friends

A Big Thank You To Western Brand

Posted on Wednesday 28 January 2015

Lakeland Family Support Service received a donation from staff who work at Western Brand.

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A Big Thank You To Western Brand

Garden In Full Bloom

Posted on Tuesday 27 January 2015

We’re delighted that work on a sensory garden in our Wheatfield Short Break Service is now complete. The communal garden, which was funded by The Big Lottery’s Awards for All scheme, provides the people we support with opportunities to have tactile and sensory experiences through the cultivation and simple enjoyment of a wide variety of plants.

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Garden In Full Bloom