The 2023-24 funding call for the National Disability Authority’s Research Promotion Scheme is now open. This year’s theme is ‘Disability in Marginalised Groups and Communities’. We anticipate awarding up to three grants and are open to individual grant applications for varying amounts.
There is an urgent need for ringfenced, multi-annual funding if community education is to provide a truly supportive learning environment that will address long-term needs in Northern Ireland. That’s according to a research report launched at a special event in Stormont by AONTAS, the national adult learning organisation.
Communities are being invited to apply for support to take steps to protect local plants and wildlife. Community Foundation Ireland is inviting applications from groups ready to develop or implement action plans which are targeted at promoting wildlife by protecting natural green areas and other habitats.
The World Health Organisation and the United Nations, have recently established that noncommunicable diseases are responsible for seven out of ten deaths. This workshop has been carefully designed to equip participants with the Nonclinical skills & abilities required for reducing this unabating trend.
A powerful earthquake struck Morocco on Friday 8 September shortly after 11pm local time. More than 2,000 people have been killed, with at least a further 2,000 injured. ActionAid has been present in Morocco for more than 20 years, working in collaboration with local partner organisations.
The Irish Heart Foundation welcomes the Irish Heart Attack Audit National Report 2021 by the National Office of Clinical Audit. A heart attack is a life-threatening event that happens when the coronary arteries that supply blood to your heart muscle suddenly become blocked.
Join us for our Computers for Careers workshop series this September & October at our YMCA Community Hub. Participants are welcome to attend the full workshop series or to drop in for any modules that suit them.
This September the Irish Heart Foundation is running the ‘Her Heart Matters’ campaign with support of the HSE and Healthy Ireland, to increase awareness of the risk of heart disease and stroke in women and the fact that this risk increases as women enter menopause.
In the LGBTQ+ community, we need to mind our mental health. Asking for help is not something to be feared. It is life-saving. This year, our annual Better Out Than In campaign focuses on providing direct supports to LGBTQ+ young people for low mood, anxiety and sleeping difficulties.
The report published today (07.09.23) by the Neurological Alliance of Ireland highlights that the pandemic exposed the underdevelopment and lack of capacity across neurology and neurorehabilitation services which were significantly overstretched pre-pandemic.
Mid West Recovery Education Service (ARIES) are delighted to announce our free October 2023 online schedule. Mid West ARIES aims to provide the Mid West Region with an inspirational and inclusive educational programme on recovery and wellbeing in mental health.
TASC, Ireland’s Think Tank for Action on Social Change, is now recruiting research participants to contribute to a project being run in collaboration with the Irish Cancer Society. We are inviting healthcare and frontline staff who work with people from migrant backgrounds to participate in this important research.
The Community Impact Network provides support through training, technology and resources to all organisations working with older people across Ireland. The purpose of the CIN is to develop the capacity of organisations to support older persons in the community.
Unleash your Inner SuPAWhero! Rise up to the 80K in October Challenge and become a SuPAWhero... for more than one day! This October, we're rallying you, your friends, family, and colleagues to change the world for children with autism. Your participation in this challenge matters.
Fusion Training offer QQI certified programmes in Facilitation, Train the Trainer, Conflict Management and Wellbeing & Flourishing. They also offer bespoke training. Courses are delivered by Gerard Fitzpatrick, author of the acclaimed books Crossing the Threshold (Fusion Press, 2020) and Effective Group Leadership (Orpen Press, 2016).