Older people

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7th Heaven Animal Rescue Trust

We offer to promote Pet Friendly Landlords for free, We try to help find pet friendly hosing for those in crisis. We do not charge for this service.
Image shows name tags, a welcome page and cards to explain each game
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RNID

RNID is asking that people add the charity's brand new Christmas dinner party game to their festive preparation list. The charity has designed the game so people can have some festive fun whilst thinking about how they communicate with others.
nadia sawalha launches #thereforme
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Eden Project Communities

#ThereForMe is a new social media campaign celebrating the people who support us locally.  For those who take part on social media, there’s a little treat in store, as The Big Lunch will be randomly gifting all the way to Christmas day.
Ours to share poster
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Rural Community Network

The ‘Ours to Share’ grant scheme is for rural community groups / organisations who are interested in developing heritage projects in rural areas. Grants for up to £1,000 and £5,000 are available.
Personalised communication card with photo showing what best describes the person e.g. I have a hearing loss, I use a hearing aid, and what their top communication needs are
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RNID

This Deaf Awareness Week (3rd – 9th May) RNID is launching a personalised digital communication card in response to the challenges now faced by the deaf and hearing loss communities due to face coverings during the global pandemic.
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Training/Advice

Addiction NI

LEARN HOW TO RECOGNISE & RESPOND TO ALCOHOL HARM IN THE OVER 50s
Dates:
26 February 2019
Derry
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The King's Fund

The GSK IMPACT Awards provide core funding, training and national recognition for charities doing excellent work to improve people's health and wellbeing. Up to 20 awards will be made ranging from £3,000 to £40,000.
Organisation
VCSE

22a Market Square
Antrim
BT41 4DA
United Kingdom

Emotional Well-being Hub in Crumlin & Antrim
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Fundraiser Outdoor Activity

Action Cancer

Join us for our special Mother's Day 3K walk in aid of Action Cancer.
Dates:
21 March 2020
Lurgan
Organisation
VCSE

Agape Centre
238-266 Lisburn Road
Belfast
BT9 6GF
United Kingdom

Abbeyfield Belfast Society provides supported independent living for older people in 8 homes across South and East Belfast creating a 'home from home' environment. Abbeyfield also runs an outreach project Live Life to the Full providing social activities.
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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
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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
ACORN FUND SHOWCASE
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Nerve Centre

Applications are now open for the Acorn Fund’s City of Culture Legacy Grants Fund, where community and voluntary groups from across County Derry can benefit from grants of up to £3,000, to support innovative arts and cultural projects in their local areas
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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
Active Citizens in action
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British Council Northern Ireland

Grant funding is available for Northern Ireland organisations to become Delivery Partners in Active Citizens, the British Council's social leadership training programme.
Organisation
VCSE

3rd Floor
Cathedral Quarter Managed Workspace
Belfast
BT1 1FF
United Kingdom

Leading on accessibility, moving forward together creating accessible spaces and places.

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Other

2A Ballinderry Business Park
58 Ballinderry Road
Lisburn
BT28 2SA
United Kingdom

At Advanced Community Care we strive to provide Excellence and Innovation in Domiciliary Care. We are passionate and dedicated in providing the highest quality of care possible; a standard of care we would want for our own family. We tailor our care visits to individual need, promoting independence, dignity and respect. We deliver a personal and professional service to you and your loved ones.
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.
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Advice NI

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

Age Concern Causeway
3 Brook Street
Coleraine
BT52 1PW
United Kingdom

Age Concern Causeway is an independent charity providing a wide range of social and support services for older people in the Causeway Coast & Glens area. We have been established since 1977 and are based in Coleraine town centre.
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

24 Hamilton Road
Bangor
BT20 4LE
United Kingdom

The AGE north down & ards (AGEnda) vision is to ensure that older people in the Ards and North Down area are comfortable with growing older. AGEnda’s purpose is to support older people to live healthy, independent, and fulfilling lives.
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.