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nadia sawalha launches #thereforme
News

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.
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
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
Art & Culture Conference Launch

Belfast Healthy Cities

Following on from the success of the WHO International Healthy Cities Conference, Changing Cities to Change the World, Celebrating thirty years of the Healthy Cites movement, held last week in Belfast, we are delighted to announce the Belfast Healthy Cities, ‘Healthy City’ 2018 awards.  There are four award categories, Promoting Health Equity; Healthy Places; Healthy Living and Engaging for Change. The call for entry is open until 5.00pm Monday 12 November 2018. Further information and to submit an online application visit https://awards.belfasthealthycities.com/ The awards will be presented at a high profile ceremony in Belfast on Tuesday 11 December 2018.
Dates:
02 - 12 November 2018
Belfast
people eating and enjoying Food Fun and Friendship #TheBigLunch
News

Eden Project Communities

Eden Project & National Lottery invite everyone to take part in The Big Lunch 2019. The Big Lunch is about millions of people getting together to share food, have fun and get to know each other better. Imagine all that community spirit if we all join in.
 Forth Meadow Community Greenway volunteers standing with their bikes in front of bridge at Springfield Dam as they take part in cycle training
News

Sustrans

After a successful first wave of recruitment, Sustrans and Intercomm are opening up applications for the second group of Volunteer Walk and Cycle Leaders.
Job | Temporary

Community Development & Operations Manager

Bryson Charitable Group

£33,124 per annum (pro-rata)
Belfast
Event
Art & Culture Informal Meetup Workshop

Eden Project Communities

Whether you plan a Coronation celebration or have a community event you hope to host for any reason, The Big Lunch can help you reduce costs with reuse and repurposing ideas as well as top tips and resources.
Dates:
12 - 27 April 202314 April 2023
386
Event
Informal Meetup

DART Partnership

Driver Recruitment Day
Dates:
11 March 2022
Portadown
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News

Eden Project Communities

Do you have an idea you want to start up in your neighbourhood? Or do you know someone who makes a difference where you live?  Eden Project Communities partnered with National Lottery are searching for ten people to represent Northern Ireland
festival site eden project, national lottery funded festival of discovery
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Eden Project Communities

Go on a journey like no other. Explore what a better future might look like for us all. Wander round the virtual Eden Project festival grounds from the comfort of your own home and sign up for whichever sessions you like.
Boardroom Apprentice founder Eileen Mullan. Boardroom Apprentice 2022 applications close 24th May, Photo by Arthur Allison, Pacemaker
News

Excalibur Press

Reflecting back on when she was just starting out on her first Board, Eileen Mullan admitted that she found the journey daunting and exciting in equal measures.
Organisation
VCSE

2d Knockwood Crescent
Belfast
BT5 6GE
United Kingdom

Gathering every Sunday 10:30am - Belmont Tower, Belfast Gospel-Centred | Spirit-Empowered | Community on Mission
little boy paints older disabled womans face at street party  held as part of The Big Lunch
News

Eden Project Communities

The Big Lunch is a day to celebrate community, and to mark the 10th year its giving away presents to help you get the party started anywhere you want. Join in 1-2 June and take time to talk.
Event
Training/Advice

Linking Generations Northern Ireland

How can Intergenerational Schools help you?
Dates:
25 June 2019
Comber
Organisation
Business

71 Carrowclare Road
Limavady
BT49 9EB
United Kingdom

Northern Ireland's only hovercrafting activity centre, with lots of other exciting activities for all ages and events including... youth groups, school trips, community groups, team building and family days out.
Event
Conference Launch

Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful

The 2019 Awards are now OPEN for nominations! Download a nomination form and application pack to nominate your Litter Heroes!
Dates:
12 November 2018 - 07 January 2019
Belfast
Rodeo Bull hire Belfast
News

Glendarragh Bouncy Castles

If your the one responsible for planing a party, fun day, community event, school party are any other special occasion and need Bouncy Castles, Inflatable Games, Rodeo Bull hire then check us out here at Glendarragh Bouncy Castles.
rainbow pop in power up big lunch and eden communities mid and east antrim council logo
News

Eden Project Communities

Eden Project Communities and Volunteer Now invite you to pop in and power up at the open shop, opposite Primark Ballymena Tower centre 18 – 24 October. Community minded workers and volunteers can pop in to receive a little thanks and an energy boost plus
Event
Art & Culture Conference Launch Online / Virtual Seminar Training/Advice Workshop

CoG Training

*****Please note this course will run on Friday 21st & 28th May 2021 at 9:30am - 4:30pm. You must attend all days to obtain the award***** Course Overview Did you know 1 in 4 people in the UK are likely to experience mental health problems each year? Mental health is just as important as physical health, yet whilst we know how to take care of our own physical health, many people do not know how to support relatives, friends and even colleagues who are experiencing poor mental health. By developing a greater understanding of common mental health issues, as well as how best to support and guide someone to professional help, you can help further reduce the stigma associated with mental health in the UK. The QA Level 3 Award in Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification that has been specifically designed for those who would like to raise their awareness of mental health, develop an understanding on how best to support, reassure and signpost colleagues to professional support. What’s more, candidates will develop the knowledge, skills an confidence to actively promote positive mental health within their workplace, making it an ideal qualification for mental health champions/first aiders, human resources, managers, supervisors and team leaders. What's Covered Understanding mental health and its importance - The roles and responsibilities for mental health in the workplace - Importance of own wellbeing as a mental health first aider - Common mental health conditions, including: o Characteristics and features o Work-related stress o Anxiety o Eating disorders o Depression o Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) o Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) o Phobias o Bipolar o Self-harm o Psychosis o Suicide - Promoting positive mental health first aid in the workplace o Best practice for employers o Mental health first aid at work action plan o Appropriate coping strategies - How employers can provide support to employees in the workplace o Assisting those off work or returning to work - Procedures to support employees who are off work whilst experiencing poor mental health - Types of support available both locally and nationally
Dates:
21 - 28 May 2021
Belfast
Event
Online / Virtual Seminar Training/Advice Workshop

CoG Training

*****Please note this course will run on Friday 21st & 28th May 2021 at 9:30am - 4:30pm. You must attend all days to obtain the award***** Course Overview Did you know 1 in 4 people in the UK are likely to experience mental health problems each year? Mental health is just as important as physical health, yet whilst we know how to take care of our own physical health, many people do not know how to support relatives, friends and even colleagues who are experiencing poor mental health. By developing a greater understanding of common mental health issues, as well as how best to support and guide someone to professional help, you can help further reduce the stigma associated with mental health in the UK. The QA Level 3 Award in Mental Health First Aid in the Workplace (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification that has been specifically designed for those who would like to raise their awareness of mental health, develop an understanding on how best to support, reassure and signpost colleagues to professional support. What’s more, candidates will develop the knowledge, skills an confidence to actively promote positive mental health within their workplace, making it an ideal qualification for mental health champions/first aiders, human resources, managers, supervisors and team leaders. What's Covered Understanding mental health and its importance - The roles and responsibilities for mental health in the workplace - Importance of own wellbeing as a mental health first aider - Common mental health conditions, including: o Characteristics and features o Work-related stress o Anxiety o Eating disorders o Depression o Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) o Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) o Phobias o Bipolar o Self-harm o Psychosis o Suicide - Promoting positive mental health first aid in the workplace o Best practice for employers o Mental health first aid at work action plan o Appropriate coping strategies - How employers can provide support to employees in the workplace o Assisting those off work or returning to work - Procedures to support employees who are off work whilst experiencing poor mental health - Types of support available both locally and nationally
Dates:
21 - 28 May 2021
Belfast
Event
Art & Culture Fundraiser Informal Meetup Launch Outdoor Activity

Eden Project Communities

Everyone is welcome to The Big Lunch on the first weekend in June!
Dates:
01 - 02 June 201903 June - 31 December 2019
Belfast
Organisation
VCSE

Unit 20 Dunlop Industrial Units
8 Balloo Drive
Bangor
BT19 7QY
United Kingdom

Seacourt Print Workshop is a creative hub in Bangor, County Down providing a unique space for engaging in creativity whatever your training or life circumstances. Our workshop is a place where people can come to make art, develop their skills and talents and connect with others.
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VIEWdigital

VIEWdigital editor Brian Pelan will be "In Conversation..." with Roisin Wood, Chief Executive of the Community Foundation Northern Ireland to discuss sustainable independent public interest journalism, at Ulster University, Belfast.
ainsley harriot with big lunch flag and cake looking delighted and holding fingers up  to make ok sign
News

Eden Project Communities

The Big Lunch is back on 6 & 7 June 2020 – and this year it’s going virtual! The Big Lunch annual thanksgiving for neighbours is going ahead in spite of Lockdown and Northern Ireland is invited to join in.
Event
Art & Culture Informal Meetup Workshop

Eden Project Communities

Pop along to Play resources on Tuesday 26 February. Join us and get arty. Come lend a hand and have a chat about all things community.
Dates:
26 February 2019
Belfast
Event
Art & Culture Fundraiser Informal Meetup Online / Virtual Outdoor Activity

Eden Project Communities

Take part in The Big Lunch is the UK’s annual big date to celebrate and give thanks to our neighbours and communities www.thebiglunch.com
Dates:
05 June 202106 June 2021
Northern Ireland wide
Event
Online / Virtual

Eden Project Communities

Do you have an idea you want to start up in your neighbourhood? Or do you know someone who makes a difference where you live? Eden Project Communities partnered with National Lottery are delivering a UK Virtual Community Camp in March 2021. Certified by Prospect \Awards - you could gain a qualification with no tests or home work and help your own community.
Dates:
21 January - 21 April 2021
belfast