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Girl denied an education in plea for understanding

Posted on Tuesday 04 March 2014

Kirstie Greer (16) & our Chief Executive, Agnes Lunny speak on BBC Radio Ulster about Kirstie’s difficulties in the education system.

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Kirstie Greer and Agnes Lunny on Radio Ulster 28.02.14


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 for Children and Young People! Inclusion Manual

Posted on Thursday 20 February 2014

A practical manual to promote the inclusion of children and young people with a learning disability in community settings.

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Inclusion Manual


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

Day 192 of the project build at Wheatfield Gardens

Posted on Thursday 13 February 2014

Another stormy day made for a rather miserable site meeting today.

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Day 192 of the project build at Wheatfield Gardens

Brian: A life transformed

Posted on Wednesday 05 February 2014

Positive Futures said farewell to a dear friend recently.

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Brian: A life transformed

Four–star recognition for our work

Posted on Friday 31 January 2014

Positive Futures has won a four–star award from Europe’s leading centre for business excellence.

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Four–star recognition for our work

Day 164 of the project build at Wheatfield Gardens

Posted on Thursday 16 January 2014

A rather wet and miserable day for today’s site meeting. Fortunately, the building is essentially watertight now with roof covering, temporary glazing and doors in place. Roof tiling will be completed shortly.

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Day 164 of the project build at Wheatfield Gardens