What’s happening in this area?
Community Capacity Building Project
NICVA are supporting the development of community and voluntary sector capacity in the Mount and Ballymacarrett. The programme is providing opportunity for groups to focus on their own needs and development goals and includes an organisational healthcheck, training and support and the opportunity for groups to develop their own project.
Health and Well-being Project
East Belfast Community Development Agency (EBCDA) are building on their existing health and wellbeing work to deliver a project which will raise awareness of available services in the area and train local people as community champions and befrienders.
Arts and Culture Project
Ballymac Friendship Trust Limited are delivering a programme to positively celebrate loyalist culture and identity and build the capacity of individuals and groups to become agents of social change in their area through the arts.
Restorative Practices Project
The STARS (Striving Towards a Restorative Society) is being delivered across all eight CIT areas by Community Restorative Justice Ireland and NI Alternatives. The project aims to increase the use of restorative practices in community settings through provision of training and mentoring support.
What other activities are planned?
How can i get involved?
For more information on Communities in Transition projects contact Co-operation Ireland on 028 90321462.
Funded by The Executive Office