Latest News

Keep up to date with everything happening in the Voluntary and Community sector and beyond.

Enter the organisation name
Friday / 17 November 2017 2:06pm

Serious incident reporting: a guide for charity trustees

Charity Commission for Northern Ireland

The Charity Commission for Northern Ireland has launched its latest guidance, Serious Incident reporting: a guide for charity trustees.
Andy Nisbet, Business in the Community; Julie Harvey, Action for Children; Rosie Forsythe, Cancer Focus and Paul Yathindran, Henderson Group call for businesses to support the Cares @ Christmas 2017 campaign – donating toys and gifts for children, or helping to wrap and sort gifts.
Thursday / 16 November 2017 4:15pm

Three ways your business can show it ‘Cares’ this Christmas

Business in the Community

Businesses large and small from across Northern Ireland are being asked to join forces and get involved with the 2017 Cares @ Christmas appeal.
First ‘Consumer Scout’ badges awarded to Scouts from Islandmagee
Wednesday / 15 November 2017 2:44pm

‘Be prepared’...to be a better consumer

Consumer Council

First ‘Consumer Scout’ badges awarded to Scouts from Islandmagee
Launching the new Belfast community diabetes service for people with type 2 diabetes are (second left) Richard Pengelly, Permanent Secretary of the Department of Health, with Dr Ian Clements, chair of the Health and Social Care Board, Dr Glynis Magee, community consultant diabetologist, Belfast Trust, and GP and chair of the South Belfast Integrated Care Partnership, Dr Martin Cunningham (right).
Tuesday / 14 November 2017 4:14pm

Launch of new Belfast community diabetes service for people with type 2 diabetes

Health and Social Care Board

A new service, aimed at helping those living with Type 2 Diabetes manage their condition in the community, has been launched today, World Diabetes Day (14 November) through the Belfast Integrated Care Partnerships.
Become a JAM Card Friendly Organisation
Tuesday / 14 November 2017 2:38pm

Do your employees have Just A Minute for people with learning difficulties and communication barriers?

NOW Group

JAM Card training launched to improve customer service for people with learning difficulties and communication barriers.
Tuesday / 14 November 2017 12:35pm

Advice NI Training E-Flyer December 2017

Advice NI

Advice NI are delighted to announce the following courses taking place throughout the month of December.
Monday / 13 November 2017 4:39pm

Manage your money and make savings for Christmas

Consumer Council

The Consumer Council’s Christmas Budget Planner and '12 Tips of Christmas' are here to help
Monday / 13 November 2017 3:33pm

Citizens Advice Free Money Management Training : Supporting Communities with Welfare Reform

Citizens Advice - Free Money Management Training

Citizens Advice is offering a free 1-day course on Money Management to groups throughout Northern Ireland, funded by the Department for Communities (DfC).
Monday / 13 November 2017 3:26pm

Citizens Advice Free Money Management Training : Supporting Communities with Welfare Reform

Citizens Advice - Free Money Management Training

Citizens Advice is offering a free 1-day course on Money Management to groups throughout Northern Ireland, funded by the Department for Communities (DfC).
Sustrans Volunteer Awards Photo
Saturday / 11 November 2017 12:00am

Volunteer awarded for being the eyes and ‘gears’ of the greenway

Sustrans

Ever wondered who ensures our greenways are tidy and accessible? While statutory authorities across Northern Ireland have responsibility to look after them, there are also groups of mainly unsung guardians who are the eyes and ‘gears’ of the greenway.
Friday / 10 November 2017 2:18pm

Consumers urged to take power of controlling their energy bills

Consumer Council

Click Energy are fourth company to announce tariff increase
Belfast private equity provider expands leisure and community offering
Monday / 06 November 2017 11:30am

Belfast private equity provider expands leisure and community offering

Norlin Ventures

Belfast-based private equity firm Norlin Ventures is to expand its leisure and community offering with the introduction of Northern Ireland’s largest fanzone facility at its South13 venue in South Belfast.

Primary school commemorates Belfast scientist who proved Einstein wrong
Monday / 06 November 2017 10:53am

Primary school commemorates Belfast scientist who proved Einstein wrong

South Belfast Partnership Board

A Belfast primary school is set to commemorate perhaps its most illustrious alumni, the Nobel Prize nominated John Bell, with a special day named in his honour.

Integrated Care Partnerships vacancies
Friday / 03 November 2017 4:08pm

Integrated Care Partnerships vacancies

Health and Social Care Board

There are currently vacancies for service users and carers on a number of Integrated Care Partnership committees

NOW Group recognised with two awards at Social Enterprise NI Awards
Wednesday / 01 November 2017 11:27am

NOW Group recognised with two awards at Social Enterprise NI Awards

NOW Group

NOW Group, a social enterprise that supports people with learning difficulties and autism into jobs with a future, are celebrating winning two awards at the Social Enterprise NI Awards held at the Stormont Hotel on Friday night.

Allianz Arts & Business NI Awards 2018 Shortlist unveiled
Tuesday / 31 October 2017 4:04pm

Allianz Arts & Business NI Awards 2018 Shortlist unveiled

Arts & Business Northern Ireland

Shortlist revealed for the Allianz Arts & Business NI Awards 2018

Education Authority launches ‘Smart School Transport’ Competition
Monday / 30 October 2017 4:04pm

Education Authority launches ‘Smart School Transport’ Competition

Education Authority

The Education Authority (EA) has launched a new ‘Smart School Transport’ competition under the Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) scheme.

Monday / 30 October 2017 3:36pm

We're upgrading CommunityNI!

NICVA

We're making some changes to CommunityNI, so users will be unable to add any content between Thursday 9 November and Monday 13 November.

If you need to post news, jobs or events you will have to do so by Thursday 9 November at Midday.

The CO3 Leadership Awards 2018 | Nomination deadline extend until Friday 17 November 2017
Monday / 30 October 2017 1:10pm

The CO3 Leadership Awards 2018 | Nomination deadline extend until Friday 17 November 2017

CO3 Chief Officers 3rd Sector

Due to high demand we have extended our nomination deadline for the CO3 Leadership Awards 2018 until 12 noon Friday 17 November 2017.

Loaf catering launch Christmas menu
Monday / 30 October 2017 11:48am

Loaf catering launch Christmas menu

Loaf Catering

Book your Christmas catering now

VIEWdigital co-founder among 100 inspiring women
Thursday / 26 October 2017 12:20pm

VIEWdigital co-founder among 100 inspiring women

Sonya Cassidy PR

The co-founder of Belfast-based media social enterprise VIEWdigital Una Murphy has been selected as part of the WISE100 (Women in Social Enterprise 100), a new initiative from the NatWest SE100 Index.

Thursday / 26 October 2017 11:39am

Preview of 'Us and Them' with Director Q&A at Odyssey Cinemas Sat 28th October

Cinemagic Film and Television Festival

Preview of 'Us and Them' with Director Q&A with Joe Martin at Odyssey Cinemas Sat 28 Oct 2pm-4pm

Thursday / 26 October 2017 11:36am

Calling Aspiring Costume Designers: Cinemagic Masterclass for 12-21yr olds with Costume Designer Louise Stanton

Cinemagic Film and Television Festival

Cinemagic Masterclass for 12-21yr olds with Costume Designer Louise Stanton

A BBC Radio Ulster Appeal on behalf of Family Care Adoption Services
Thursday / 26 October 2017 10:06am

A BBC Radio Ulster Appeal on behalf of Family Care Adoption Services

BBC Northern Ireland - Broadcast Appeals

Family Care Adoption Services have been approving people to adopt, and placing children into new families, for over 30 years.

Thursday / 26 October 2017 9:39am

Advice NI Training e-flyer November 2017

Advice NI

Advice NI are delighted to announce the following courses taking place throughout the month of November.