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FLEXI TIME WORKS FOR CLAIRE

Posted on Thursday 29 November 2018

At Positive Futures, we like to facilitate flexible working when possible to retain our valuable staff. Claire, who is a Support Worker in our Cookstown Service, explains what it meant to her.

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FLEXI TIME WORKS FOR CLAIRE

Riviera Bound

Posted on Wednesday 31 October 2018

Finola had been on holiday before but her journey to the English Riviera was a very different experience.

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Riviera Bound

PAY RATES INCREASED TO SECTOR LEADING LEVELS BY POSITIVE FUTURES

Posted on Thursday 25 October 2018

Positive Futures, the leading local Learning Disability, Acquired Brain Injury and Autistic Spectrum Disorder Charity, has increased the pay rate for all new Support Workers to £9.00 per hour and for Relief Support Workers to £8.50 per hour.

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PAY RATES INCREASED TO SECTOR LEADING LEVELS BY POSITIVE FUTURES

CEO’S DIPLOMATIC APPOINTMENT

Posted on Monday 15 October 2018

Our Chief Executive, Agnes Lunny, recently met members of the Consular Association Northern Ireland to brief them on our work.

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CEO’S DIPLOMATIC APPOINTMENT

Love And Laughter As Rachel Celebrates The Big 4–0

Posted on Monday 15 October 2018

Rachel, who’s supported by our Mid Ulster Supported Living Service, didn’t do things by halves when it came to celebrating her 40th birthday.

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Love And Laughter As Rachel Celebrates The Big 4–0

Self Service User Guide

Posted on Tuesday 24 July 2018

User guide for Positive Futures’ staff using the Self Service element of iTrent to book holiday, view payslips etc.

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Self Service User Guide


RQIA Inspections 2018–19

Posted on Thursday 05 July 2018

The Regulation and Quality Improvement Authority (RQIA) is the independent body responsible for monitoring and inspecting the quality of health and social care services in Northern Ireland and encouraging improvements in the quality of these services. Please find below inspection reports for Positive Futures for 2018–19.

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Wheatfield SBS 01052018
Ards Peninsula SLS 120618
Windemere SLS 26062018
East Coast SLS 19062018
Lakeland SLS 11092018
Sperrin SLS 02102018
Crescent SLS 20092018
Families Matter Shared Lives Service 04032019
Wheatfield SBS 22032019
Mid Ulster SLS 28032019


Agnes Lunny talks to Employers For Disability about her ‘can do’ approach

Posted on Monday 11 June 2018


Yvonne, a mum we support, talks about the difference the Brighter Futures Project has made to her and her son

Posted on Monday 11 June 2018

Yvonne and her son, who are supported by our Brighter Futures Project explains the impact the programme has had on her and her son’s life

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A mum explains the impact our Brighter Futures Project has had


BIG THANKS TO THOSE WHO GIVE US THE GIFT OF THEIR SPARE TIME

Posted on Thursday 07 June 2018

We’ve said it often and we’ll say it again to mark Volunteers Week 2018 – we couldn’t do the fantastic work we do without the support of those who give up their spare time to help others.

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BIG THANKS TO THOSE WHO GIVE US THE GIFT OF THEIR SPARE TIME