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NI Health Service Should Act On Learning Disability Report

Posted on Wednesday 26 November 2014

Positive Futures has welcomed a report which has found that people with a learning disability are being kept in hospitals far from their homes for too long.

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NI Health Service Should Act On Learning Disability Report

An Elfy Dose Of Fun

Posted on Tuesday 25 November 2014

We want as many people as possible to dress up as elves and go to Sainsbury’s in Bangor on Saturday 20 December.

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An Elfy Dose Of Fun

Mo Sistas

Posted on Thursday 20 November 2014

Our Head Office ladies are showing their support for #Movember!

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Mo Sistas

Green Light For Equality

Posted on Wednesday 12 November 2014

The Green Party has become the first political party in Northern Ireland to be given the Welcome Award for its attitude to people with a learning disability, acquired brain injury or autistic spectrum condition.

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Green Light For Equality

All rosy in the garden, thanks to Big Lottery grant!

Posted on Thursday 16 October 2014

Our numbers have come up in style in the Big Lottery’s Awards for All programme – in the shape of a £10,000 award to fund a sensory garden at our Wheatfield Short Break Service in Belfast.

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All rosy in the garden, thanks to Big Lottery grant!

Celebrating Shared Lives Week 2014

Posted on Tuesday 14 October 2014

Shared Lives Week is here to celebrate and raise awareness of the amazing work Shared Lives carers do across the UK. The theme for Shared Lives Week 2014 is “Living Good Lives”.

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Celebrating Shared Lives Week 2014

”We’re all friends together”

Posted on Wednesday 08 October 2014

Our East Coast Supported Living Service are fondly remembering Brian and Bruce Beattie who have sadly passed away by installing a memorial bench in their office garden.

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”We’re all friends together”

International Day of Older Persons

Posted on Wednesday 01 October 2014

Today is International Day of Older Persons. Our Better Futures Project supports older people who care for a family member with a learning disability.

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International Day of Older Persons

A Great Place To Work

Posted on Thursday 25 September 2014

At Positive Futures, we pride ourselves on our dedication and commitment to our staff. Read some of the positive resignation letters we’ve recently received.

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A Great Place To Work

Positively Proud

Posted on Wednesday 24 September 2014

The sun was shining for Disability Pride in Belfast on Saturday 20 September 2014. Staff, volunteers and the people we support had a fantastic day at the event which kicked off at Writer’s Square early on Saturday morning with a parade which made its way down Royal Avenue finishing at Belfast City Hall.

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Positively Proud