Extern News

The Traveller Community requests the pleasure of your company at the launch of a portrait exhibition by Mike Stone at Johnston Central Library, Cavan on 21 October at 10:30am.

The Irish FA, as part of their ‘Football For All Strategy’ are delighted to announce a new and innovative partnership with Syrian Refugee Support Team. This partnership will develop programmes and initiatives using football as a vehicle to engage and integrate refugees into Northern Ireland Communities.

Extern and the Irish FA will work together to engage the Syrian community in the local areas using football. This will involve an eight-week programme with specialist coaching and nutritionist expertise.

Belfast One Stop Shop where honoured to attend the recent Gareth Morrison memorial community awareness event. This annual event which was staged at Charter Youth Club Sandy Row on 13th August 2016, celebrates the life of a local young person who tragically lost his life and tries to raise awareness on local issues that affect lives of young people.

Extern, the leading social justice charity in Ireland, today, 3 August 2016, welcomed Minister for Communities, Paul Givan, MLA, to its Belfast Ormeau Centre for people who are homeless. Like the Charity, the Ormeau Centre, has been in operation since 1978, and currently provides over 11,000 bed nights annually, and support services to people who are homeless.

Extern's Cavan Traveller Primary Health Care programme hosted a 3 day First Aid training programme and are delighted to have the youngest Traveller ever in Cavan to receive a FETAC Level 5 certificate in Occupational First Aid.

Congratulations to Kimberley Mongan, 15 who successfully qualified as a First Aider by obtaining a FETAC Level 5 in Occupational First Aid during the week. Kimberley has been a carer for the past number of years and having this training and qualification is a great benefit in helping build Kimberley's confidence, skills and knowledge.


Extern in Northern Ireland
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