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- Earliest award date
- 17 Jul 2006
- Latest award date
- 16 Apr 2020
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Relaxed Workshops and Performances 17 Oct 2016
The project is seeking to explore and test the impact of a ‘relaxed’ approach to delivering music workshops and concerts for people with autism and learning disabilities and their families. It will deliver a series of Ulster Orchestra inspirational workshops and concerts which are specifically designed to maximise access and participation by people with autism and learning disabilities.
Northern Ireland Youth Forum is a youth-led voluntary organisation delivering projects across Northern Ireland whilst also promoting youth voice in decision making. It has a membership of over 4,000 young people, aged 11-25. This grant will fund the Director to fundraise for and develop existing and new collaborations and programmes. It will also enable NIYF to increase its representation on decision making forums, grow its social enterprise and establish a NI Youth Congress.
YouthAction NI will develop and pilot a ‘Critical Youth Research Hub’ which will provide a space for youth workers, researchers and activists to present and exchange research and recommend policy and practice solutions. Young people will be trained as ‘peer researchers’ and will co-design the Hub’s strategy and outcomes framework. It hopes to strengthen youth sector collaboration across the region, improve outcomes for young people, and increase youth participation and engagement.
More Volume: Youth Music Events and Outreach 27 Feb 2017
This grant will expand the Centre’s live music events mentoring programme, Volume Control, beyond their venue to young people in areas of social disadvantage.
Working across Northern Ireland, Voice of Young People in Care supports care experienced children and young people. It will pilot a new practice methodology designed to enhance youth voice and leadership. A new youth leadership and voice strategy will be informed by young Care Leaders, which will influence the development of the organisation’s structure, programmes, campaigns and policy function.
Children’s Law Centre (CLC) is a national charity based in Belfast which empowers young people to advocate for their rights and protects these through free legal services, training and policy work. This grant will contribute to the salary of the Director who will focus on diversifying funding and on developing the organisation’s building as an income generating asset and support the development of online services to engage more young people seeking advice and advocacy.
Gaslight Media Trust is a conflict resolution and social justice charity based in Derry. This grant will support the strategic rollout of the educational programme, JustUs, across Northern Ireland, which will train and support 36 practitioners in three cohorts, significantly enhancing its reach.
Based in Belfast, the Black Box is an alternative culture and entertainment venue, which runs creative activities for learning-disabled young adults in collaboration with local artists and arts organisations. This grant will pilot the creation of an accessible, public space in Belfast City Centre offering daily creative programmes for learning disabled individuals across all age groups.
Based in Northern Ireland, Replay Theatre specialises in producing work for young audiences. This grant will support them to further develop and evaluate their programme of inclusive performance for young people with profound and multiple learning disabilities.
Funding for a series of strategic interventions that will support the establishment of the Pathway to Blueprint initiative, a capacity building scheme for arts organisations in Northern Ireland.
Household is a collective that develops and shares thought-provoking art projects with people in the public realm. It is committed to long-term, placed-based interventions, working with residents, stakeholders and arts partners to build engagement in contemporary art, strengthen communities and influence regeneration efforts. This grant will support Household’s long term intervention in Belfast’s historical neighbourhood of Sailortown through a contribution to core costs, programme delivery and evaluation.
Replicating the youth community Hub model 01 Oct 2018
Youth Initiatives specialises in long term, relationship based, preventative youth work in areas of high social need in Northern Ireland. Funding will support its transition to a new leadership team and strategic plan. It will focus on collaboration to increase impact for young people, and implement its Hub model in Derry/ Londonderry, gathering learning to inform future replication.
Northern Ireland Youth Forum is a youth-led charity that represents the voices of young people to government and other decision makers. This grant will go towards the development of a Leadership Studio for young activists in central Belfast. The grant will also fund the employment of a ‘Relentless Youth Worker’ who will deliver programmes to young people experiencing disadvantage, enabling them to become catalysts for change in their own communities and nationally.
Northern Ireland Youth Forum is a youth-led voluntary organisation delivering projects across Northern Ireland and promoting youth voice in decision making. Funding will support an asset-based approach to practice development and strategic planning.
North Light 19 Sep 2006
A two year programme aimed at 15-20 year olds called North Lights for over 280 young people in the Greater Shantallow area of Derry. This project is a stepping stone towards securing a permanent creative centre for young people in the area. The young people will participate in making films, music, literature, and visual art.
A Time to Play 31 Oct 2006
Seal Sugartha (A Time to Play) - request £5,000 to inspire the development of creative play areas in naíscoileanna (Irish medium pre-schools) across the north of Ireland.
Movies in Moyle 12 Dec 2006
3 year funding of £25,000 per year for a 3 year film development programme for young people in Ballycastle and the surrounding areas of County Antrim.