carers

10 support services available across this Council. View services available across Northern Ireland
Young person Megan participants in a digital art and crafts activity session as part of Autonomie's Freedom2Choose programme.
News

PR's Me

Belfast-based disability charity Autonomie is a finalist for the Belfast Telegraph IT Awards.
Event
Training/Advice

Trainsafe UK

The local authority must inform the person which, if any, of their needs may be met by a direct payment and provide appropriate information and advice on how to use and manage direct payments.
Dates:
22 November 2019 04 December 2019
Moira
Event
Training/Advice

Trainsafe UK

The local authority is under an ongoing duty to keep the person’s plan under review generally, and to ensure that their needs continue to be met; they will review the plan periodically, involving the person and agreeing any necessary changes.
Dates:
26 November 2019 06 - 09 December 2019
Moira
Event
Training/Advice

Trainsafe UK

Carers Awareness - Online Training Course
Dates:
08 February 2020
Moira
Event
Training/Advice

Advice NI

This full day course will provide advisers with the information required to aid claimants with all areas of Children’s DLA up to appeal and Carers allowance. Learners will be guided through Children’s DLA forms and will be provided with the tools to utilise case law and guidance to produce stronger initial applications. The course will also cover the two components of Children’s DLA; basic conditions of entitlement, special rules and provide and how entitlement is assessed. The course will also guide learners through the eligibility and application process of Carers allowance and how this benefit can impact other benefits.
Dates:
23 September 2019
Belfast
Young people participating in an activity session, picutred with volunteers and staff including Sandra McDonald and Lynne Morrison at Shaftsbury Community and Recreation Centre, Belfast
News

PR's Me

Autonomie has appointed 8 new volunteers after a surge in demand on the back of the Covid pandemic and following the launch of its SAIL and Family Voice Hub pilot projects.
Event
Training/Advice

Advice NI

This full day course will provide advisers with the information required to aid claimants with all areas of Children’s DLA up to appeal, and Carers allowance.
Dates:
06 March 2020
Belfast
Event
Informal Meetup Training/Advice

Positive Futures

We are expanding and looking to recruit staff. If you are interested in finding out about the roles we have to offer come and see us at one of our recruitment events on the Ards Peninsula. You will be able to complete an application at the event and, if short listed, be interviewed there and then, or at a later date if it suits you.
Dates:
25 November 2019
Lisburn
Event
Informal Meetup Training/Advice Workshop

Positive Futures

Come and find out about our job opportunities, meet the team, apply for roles and even be interviewed at the event.
Dates:
16 September 2019
Omagh
Event
Workshop

Positive Futures

Come and find out about our job opportunities, meet the team, apply for roles and even be interviewed at the event.
Dates:
17 September 2019
Enniskillen