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PETER SCORES NEW LIFE GOALS WITH POSITIVE FUTURES!

Posted on Monday 03 December 2018

It’s International Day of Persons With A Disability and the theme this year is empowerment. To celebrate this Peter has kindly allowed us to tell his story.

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PETER SCORES NEW LIFE GOALS WITH POSITIVE FUTURES!

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

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

Mothers Praise Pioneering Disability Lifeline

Posted on Tuesday 05 June 2018

Two young mums have spoken movingly about how their lives and those of their children have been transformed by our Brighter Futures Project in the Fermanagh and Omagh council area.

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Mothers Praise Pioneering Disability Lifeline

Parents Move Out Of Home To Give Boys A Better Future

Posted on Thursday 08 March 2018

Devoted parents Jill and Eric Geddes are moving out of their own home – to provide a better future for their four sons with a learning disability.

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Parents Move Out Of Home To Give Boys A Better Future

Positive Futures Tackles Trauma Of Sexual Crime

Posted on Monday 22 January 2018

Positive Futures, as lead partner, has been awarded £150,000 in Big Lottery funding for a project to support adults with a learning disability who have experienced sexual violence.

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Positive Futures Tackles Trauma Of Sexual Crime