News

We’re not Brazil…

Posted on Thursday 10 July 2014

As World Cup fever takes over this weekend in the run up to the big final on 13 July, we have been catching up with some of the people we support who are fanatical about football to find out who they are supporting and what football means to them.

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We’re not Brazil…

Five Minutes with Grace Hamilton, Volunteer

Posted on Tuesday 08 July 2014

We catch up with Grace Hamilton, volunteer with our Better Futures Project, to find out about her volunteering experience.

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Five Minutes with Grace Hamilton, Volunteer

The Hottest Catwalk In Town!

Posted on Tuesday 01 July 2014

A group of Positive Futures’ fundraisers put their feet to the flames to raise much needed funds for work.

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The Hottest Catwalk In Town!

Artistic Flair In Our Bangor Family Support Service

Posted on Tuesday 01 July 2014

Our Bangor Family Support Service hosted its first ever Art Exhibition and what a success it was! The exhibition, which was held in the Curve at Bangor Library, showcased some of the work completed by the young people involved in our Art Class.

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Artistic Flair In Our Bangor Family Support Service

It’s Never Too Late To Make A Difference

Posted on Tuesday 24 June 2014

One of our volunteers, Cecil Taylor, is climbing Ireland’s highest peak, Carrauntoohil, to raise funds for Positive Futures.

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It’s Never Too Late To Make A Difference

Local councils pave the way to eradicate discrimination against people with a disability

Posted on Tuesday 24 June 2014

We’ve launched our “What About Me?” Welcome Award and what better way to do so than by having the Mayor of North Down and the Lord Mayor of Belfast sign our anti–discriminatory pledge!

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Local councils pave the way to eradicate discrimination against people with a disability

Building A Better Future

Posted on Thursday 19 June 2014

Carers from our Better Futures Project will be taking part in a “Planning for the Future” Mental Health and Learning Disability Conference which will be hosted by the Bamford Monitoring Group on 26 June.

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Building A Better Future

Celebrating our new Wheatfield Short Break Service

Posted on Thursday 19 June 2014

Our new Wheatfield Short Break Service in North Belfast has been officially launched by the Health Minister, Edwin Poots, at a ceremony in Belfast Castle.

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Celebrating our new Wheatfield Short Break Service

Day 316 of the project build at Wheatfield Gardens

Posted on Tuesday 17 June 2014

It’s finally here! The official handover of the building to Positive Futures!

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Day 316 of the project build at Wheatfield Gardens

Celebrating Shared Lives

Posted on Tuesday 17 June 2014

Our Families Matter Shared Lives Service recently joined with Shared Lives Plus to host a family fun day for the families and carers involved in the Service and other “shared lives” carers across Northern Ireland.

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Celebrating Shared Lives