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Event
Online / Virtual Workshop

UK Parliament - Education and Engagement Service

Delivered by an Education Officer from the Westminster Parliament, this online workshop offers participants the opportunity to learn about how Parliament works; its relevance to everyday life and, most importantly, how citizens can get their voices heard through engagement in democratic processes.
Dates:
27 July - 20 November 2020
London
Event
Conference

Rural Community Network

Our theme for the Annual Conference is 'Celebrating Rural Life'. We will be exploring how local groups and people really embrace self-help and community development across rural regions despite austerity, lack of investment and withdrawal of services.
Dates:
29 November 2018
Bellaghy
News

The Centre for Cross Border Studies

Following the fantastic response to the Centre for Cross Border Studies’ 1st Quarterly Survey on the Conditions for North-South and East-West Cooperation, the 2nd survey in the series is now open.
Organisation
VCSE

14
The Avenue
Craigavon
United Kingdom

To be a best in class Advocacy service available to all, free of charge.

To provide intervention skills in a timely manner and to act proportionately as befits the outcome

News

Public Health Agency

The purpose of the consultation is to seek the public’s views on how to introduce a soft opt-out organ donation system for Northern Ireland. This would require new legislation to change the current system here, from opt-in to opt-out.
Event
Art & Culture Conference Launch Online / Virtual Seminar Training/Advice Workshop

CoG Training

Level 2 Developing Trauma Sensitive Approaches to Practice Training Aim of Training: To build on learning from awareness sessions and develop skills that promote a trauma sensitive response Objectives: You will be able to- • State key objectives of ACE and trauma-sensitive training. • Enhance your skills and confidence to use a trauma sensitive LENS in order to support and develop resilience for those you work with. • Identify the impact of secondary and vicarious trauma. • Identify ways in which you can support the health and wellbeing of all staff, including volunteers.
Dates:
09 February 2021
Belfast
Event
Art & Culture Conference Launch Online / Virtual Seminar Training/Advice Workshop

CoG Training

Level 2 Developing Trauma Sensitive Approaches to Practice Training Aim of Training: To build on learning from awareness sessions and develop skills that promote a trauma sensitive response Objectives: You will be able to- • State key objectives of ACE and trauma-sensitive training. • Enhance your skills and confidence to use a trauma sensitive LENS in order to support and develop resilience for those you work with. • Identify the impact of secondary and vicarious trauma. • Identify ways in which you can support the health and wellbeing of all staff, including volunteers.
Dates:
16 March 2021
Belfast
Job | Part Time

ACSONI BUSINESS MANAGER

African and Caribbean Support Organisation Northern Ireland (ACSONI)

27,426 pro rata
Belfast
Event
Seminar

British Heart Foundation Northern Ireland

Pioneering research funded by the British Heart Foundation has helped us better understand the link between air pollution and heart and circulatory disease. Hear from the experts about this and discuss how we improve air quality in Northern Ireland.
Dates:
27 November 2019
Belfast
Organisation
Other

63-75 Duncairn Gardens
Belfast
BT15 2GB
United Kingdom

Adoption UK is the leading charity providing support, community and advocacy for all those parenting or supporting children who cannot live with their birth parents.
Event
Seminar

Administrative Data Research Centre Northern Ireland

A forum to discuss research, outreach and advocacy on migrant health inequalities, connecting researchers, practitioners and policymakers.
Dates:
09 October 2019
Belfast
Event
Training/Advice

CoG Training

Aim of Training: To raise awareness of the potential impact of ACEs on individuals and communities.
Dates:
12 February 2020 05 March 2020
Belfast
Event
Art & Culture Conference Online / Virtual Seminar Training/Advice Workshop

CoG Training

Aim of Training: To raise awareness of the potential impact of ACEs on individuals and communities. ***This training is accredited by the Safeguarding Board for Northern Ireland and not Ofqual Regulated through Qualsafe.*** Aim of Training: To raise awareness of the potential impact of ACEs on individuals and communities. Objectives: To develop - • An awareness of ACEs and their potential impact on children and adults across the lifespan. • An ability to identify the potential impact of trauma and ACEs on the brain and possible subsequent behaviour. • An awareness of the use of an ACE/trauma sensitive lens. • An awareness of the importance of preventing and mitigating ACEs. • An ability to identify appropriate pathways to support wellbeing for staff, volunteers and service users.
Dates:
15 March 2021
Belfast
Event
Art & Culture Conference Online / Virtual Seminar Training/Advice Workshop

CoG Training

Aim of Training: To raise awareness of the potential impact of ACEs on individuals and communities. ***This training is accredited by the Safeguarding Board for Northern Ireland and not Ofqual Regulated through Qualsafe.*** Aim of Training: To raise awareness of the potential impact of ACEs on individuals and communities. Objectives: To develop - • An awareness of ACEs and their potential impact on children and adults across the lifespan. • An ability to identify the potential impact of trauma and ACEs on the brain and possible subsequent behaviour. • An awareness of the use of an ACE/trauma sensitive lens. • An awareness of the importance of preventing and mitigating ACEs. • An ability to identify appropriate pathways to support wellbeing for staff, volunteers and service users.
Dates:
08 February 2021
Belfast
Event
Online / Virtual Training/Advice Workshop

CoG Training

Aim of Training: To raise awareness of the potential impact of ACEs on individuals and communities. ***This training is accredited by the Safeguarding Board for Northern Ireland and not Ofqual Regulated through Qualsafe.***
Dates:
10 September 2020 10 September 2020
Belfast
Event
Training/Advice

CoG Training

Aim of Training: To raise awareness of the potential impact of ACEs on individuals and communities. ***This training is accredited by the Safeguarding Board for Northern Ireland and not Ofqual Regulated through Qualsafe.***
Dates:
01 April 2020 14 April 2020
Belfast
Event
Training/Advice Workshop

CoG Training

Aim of Training: To build on learning from awareness sessions and develop skills that promote a trauma sensitive response
Dates:
26 February 2020 26 March 2020
Belfast
Event
Training/Advice Workshop

CoG Training

Aim of Training: To build on learning from awareness sessions and develop skills that promote a trauma sensitive response ***This training is accredited by the Safeguarding Board for Northern Ireland and not Ofqual Regulated through Qualsafe.*** Dates: Tue 23rd June 2020 9:30am – 12:30pm or Wed 1st July 2020 9:30am – 12:30pm
Dates:
24 September 2020 24 September 2020
Belfast
News

Advice NI

Advice NI is supporting EU citizens and their families to continue to live, work and study in the UK after June 30th, 2021.
Advice NI Effective Tendering Course
News

Advice NI

This award-winning, two-day training course has now been updated for live online delivery. It will equip participants with an understanding of the procurement process. The course will run from 10am - 1pm on Monday 29th June and Monday 6th July.
Organisation
VCSE

Merrion Business Centre
58 Howard Street
Belfast
BT1 6PJ
United Kingdom

Advice Space is a charity providing free,independent,confidential, impartial advice
Job | Full Time

Advocacy Support Worker - Legacy Documentation, Truth, Justice & Acknowledgement

Wave Trauma Centre

£29,916
Belfast
Job | Full Time

Advocacy Support Worker GB

South East Fermanagh Foundation

£29,073 per annum + £3,339 London Weighing Allowance
London
Organisation
VCSE

3 Lower Crescent
Belfast
BT7 1NR
United Kingdom

Age NI is the leading charity for older people in Northern Ireland. Our society is ageing. More than 350,000 older people live here today and in the next twenty years, the number of people over 50 will increase by more than 30%.
Organisation
VCSE

Merrion Business Centre
58 Howard Street
Belfast
BT1 6PJ
United Kingdom

Age Sector Platform is a charity which represents the interests of older people in Northern Ireland. It supports older people to make their voice heard on the issues that matter to them. It is responsible for the Northern Ireland Pensioners Parliament.
News

Consumer Council

The Consumer Council has written to the Civil Aviation Authority urging them to ensure that airlines provide passengers with the refunds they are legally entitled to under EU regulations, following numerous flight cancellations amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
Organisation
Other

17 Graham Gardens
Lisburn
BT28 1XE
United Kingdom

Lagan Valley Association for the Alliance Party.
Organisation
Other

Room 279, Northern Ireland Assembly, Parliament Buildings
Ballymiscaw, Stormont
Belfast
BT4 3XX
United Kingdom

Andrew Muir MLA for North Down
Organisation
Other

Room 279, Northern Ireland Assembly, Parliament Buildings
Ballymiscaw, Stormont
Belfast
BT4 3XX
United Kingdom

Andrew Muir Alliance Party MLA for North Down
Organisation
Other

Room 279, Northern Ireland Assembly
Parliament Buildings, Ballymiscaw, Stormont
Belfast,
BT4 3XX
United Kingdom

Member of the Northern Ireland Assembly for North Down Constituency