RQIA Inspections 2014–15

Posted on Wednesday 15 April 2015

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 2014–15.

Wheatfield SBS 240614
Wheatfield SBS 140115
Wheatfield SBS 210115
Families Matter SLS 050315
Ards Peninsula SLS 191114
Crescent SLS 251114
Sperrin SLS 111114
Magherafelt SLS 230315
Cookstown SLS 300315
Lakeland SLS 100315
Windermere SLS 230315

Annual Report 2012–14

Posted on Tuesday 25 November 2014

Our Annual Report 2012–14 “Positive Feedback” sets out the achievements, events and financial detail of our work.

Annual Report 2012–14

Easy Read “What About Me?” Welcome Award

Posted on Thursday 21 August 2014

An easy read leaflet explaining what our “What About Me?” Welcome Award is all about.

Easy Read Version “What About Me?” Welcome Award

Fundraising Toolkit

Posted on Wednesday 30 July 2014

Our Fundraising Toolkit has been developed to help realise your hopes, dreams and ambitions for your fundraising activities.

Corporate Plan 2014–17

Posted on Wednesday 09 July 2014

Our Corporate Plan 2014–17 sets out our aims and objectives and plots the direction of Positive Futures for the next three years.

Corporate Plan 2014–17


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
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
Move on and Termination of Tenanancy Guidance
Smoke Free Policy
Adult Safeguarding 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