Posted on Wednesday 25 June 2014

We provide an Information Handbook to people who use our Services. The Handbook refers to a number of policies, procedures and guidance which are available to download here.

Contributions from the people we support towards staff expenses when being supported in social activities
Procedure for staff and volunteers in adult services on being reimbursed for using their vehicle for journeys with, or on behalf of, the people we support
Making A Complaint
Guidance on the use of service cars in Supported Living Services
Code of Conduct
Safeguarding Children Policy
Adult Safeguarding Policy
Equal Opportunities Policy
Referral, Assessment and Transition Policy
Guidance for staff accompanying the people we support on holidays
Making a Complaint Easy Read
Data Protection Policy
Human Rights and Restrictive Practices Policy

Welcoming Places Register

Posted on Thursday 19 June 2014

Our Welcoming Places Register lists all the businesses and organisations which have signed our “What About Me?” Welcome Award pledge.

Welcoming Places Register

Better Futures End of Year Report

Posted on Thursday 29 May 2014

Better Futures, which we established with support from the Big Lottery Fund, is a project for older people who care for a family member with a learning disability.

Better Futures End of Year Report 2014

Raise Your Voice

Posted on Wednesday 07 May 2014

”Raise Your Voice” is a publication produced as part of the University of Ulster’s Sustainability in the Third Sector programme. Positive Futures contributed to this publication by sharing a case study on the work of our Better Futures project.

Raise Your Voice

Better Futures Interim Report

Posted on Wednesday 07 May 2014

This Report, completed by the University of Ulster, summarises the interim evaluation findings of our Better Futures Project at the end of Year 1 (2012/13). A final evaluation report will be completed in 2015 at the end of the Project.

Better Futures Interim Project Report

Your Voice Counts (Annual Consultation Exercise) December 2013

Posted on Monday 28 April 2014

This year we completed our sixth Annual Consultation Exercise (ACE) with our key stakeholders: the people we support, family members / carers and HSC Trust staff. The comprehensive feedback gained through this process will be used to improve our Services.

ACE Report December 2013
ACE Report December 2013 (Easy Read)

Staff Survey – December 2013

Posted on Tuesday 01 April 2014

Learning from staff feedback is essential for Positive Futures’ continued development as a learning Organisation. The Staff Survey gives all staff an opportunity to provide the Organisation with valuable feedback on a range of work related topics.

Staff Survey December 2013

Volunteer Survey – December 2013

Posted on Tuesday 01 April 2014

Positive Futures places a very high value on its volunteers and the contribution they make to supporting people with a learning disability. Volunteers bring fresh energy and vitality, a wide range of skills, rich life experience and expertise to our Organisation. The survey aims to gain a greater understanding of volunteer’s perceptions across a range of topics.

Volunteer Survey December 2013

Adult Placement Survey 2013

Posted on Tuesday 01 April 2014

This survey was carried out during October 2013 and January 2014 and focused on understanding the perceptions of Adult Placement Providers within our Families Matter Adult Placement Service.

Adult Placement Survey 2013


Posted on Friday 28 March 2014

We have developed a range of leaflets which tell you all about our services and some of the different ways you can support us.

Volunteering Leaflet
Fundraising Leaflet
Supported Living and Peripatetic Housing Support Services Leaflet
Family Support Services Leaflet
Adult Placement Leaflet
Personal Funders Leaflet
Self Directed Support
Student Job Opportunities
Self Directed Support Leaflet
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