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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

Robert’s Story

Posted on Wednesday 24 April 2013


Barbara’s Story

Posted on Wednesday 24 April 2013


John’s Story

Posted on Wednesday 24 April 2013