What's happening in this area?

Community Capacity Building Project

Bryson Care are supporting the development of the community and voluntary sector in Kilcooley and Rathgill. THe programme is providing opportunity for groups to focus on their own development needs and development goals and includes and organisational healthcheck, training and support and the opportunity for groups to develop their own project.

Health and Well-being Project

My UHub are building on their existing work in North Down to deliver a health and well-being project in Kilcooley and Rathgill. The project will raise awareness of available services in the area and train local people as community health champions and befrienders.

Community Safety Project

The Safer Areas for Everyone Project, delivered by NI Alternatives, is supporting a community safety engagement forum to develop and delivery community safety initiatives in Kilcooley and Rathgill to include Community Safety awareness campaigns, a Justice Handbook, a film project and community safety conference.

Restorative Practice Project

The STARS (Striving Towards a Restorative Society) project is being delivered by Community Restorative Justice Ireland and NI Alternatives. The project aims to increase the use of restorative approaches in community setting through a programme of training and mentoring support.

What other activities are planned for this area?

Details of upcoming projects can be found on our tender opportunities page.

How can i get involved?

For more information about Communities in Transition projects contact Co-operation Ireland on 028 90321462 or e-mail [email protected]

            

Funded by The Executive Office