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Day 59 of the project build at Wheatfield Gardens

Posted on Thursday 03 October 2013

While the sun wasn’t out at our second site meeting today, and the builders have lost 2 days on the build due to bad weather, things are progressing well and we can now see the size and shape of each room on the ground floor.

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Day 59 of the project build at Wheatfield Gardens

Promoting positive behaviour support for families

Posted on Tuesday 24 September 2013

Michelle Gildernew, MP, visited our Head Office on Tuesday 24 September to meet Paul Roberts, our Managing Director, and Linda Woodcock, Studio 3 consultant.

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Promoting positive behaviour support for families

Day 31 of the project build at Wheatfield Gardens

Posted on Wednesday 04 September 2013

The first site meeting of our new Short Break Service took place today.

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Day 31 of the project build at Wheatfield Gardens

Innovative iPad project gives people a voice

Posted on Friday 09 August 2013

Positive Futures is giving a voice to people with a learning disability by providing them with an iPad. This innovative project enables people who have no spoken language to communicate with other people in a way that they just could not do before.

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Innovative iPad project gives people a voice

Positive Futures impresses at UNESCO event

Posted on Sunday 30 June 2013

Joanne Morrison, our Participation Worker, spoke so well about the subject of participation at a high profile UNESCO conference that she has been asked by Queen’s University to write a paper on the topic.

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Windermere Sensory Garden Project

Posted on Friday 24 May 2013


What a difference a day makes

Posted on Friday 24 May 2013

An enthusiastic bunch of GRAHAM employees rolled up their sleeves on 17 May 2013 at the home shared by 3 men supported by our Windermere Supported Living Service to help transform an ordinary back garden into a stimulating sensory experience.

The volunteering project was part of Give & Gain Day 2013, a Business in the Community initiative which connects skilled professionals with community organisations, like ourselves.

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What a difference a day makes

Flight of fancy

Posted on Wednesday 15 May 2013

Here’s how Positive Futures makes dreams come true. Gerald O’Neill recently took the controls on a helicopter flight to celebrate his 40th birthday. This is his account of the experience.

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Dean’s amazing achievement

Posted on Sunday 05 May 2013

A young Bangor man has been named Volunteer of the Year for supporting others after a remarkable journey from being supported himself by Positive Futures.

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Dean’s amazing achievement

David’s flying visit is a big success

Posted on Thursday 25 April 2013

For most of us, a plane journey is a pretty regular event. But for David Barnes, it marked another milestone in his life.

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David’s flying visit is a big success