North Belfast Community Resources

Ligoniel Healthy Living Centre

Role: Community support Programmes to include Food Banks, CV Support, Health and Wellbeing, Community Safety and Volunteering Opportunities

Contact: Ciaran McNeill  recreation@ligonielvillage.com

north belfast men's shed

Role: To support men to come together to learn new skills, share experiences and make friends, while tackling loneliness and isolation in the community

Contact: Geraldine Kelly

 geraldine.kelly@ashtoncentre.com

CLARE Project

Role: To look out for older and vulnerable people within the community and helping to keep them safe and well. Tackle isolation and lonliness with lunch groups and day centres.

Contact: Shane Coulter

 s.coulter@clare-cic.org

Connected Community Care

Role: Co-ordinates GP Referrals to link workers who meet up with the person referred to Social Prescribing and draw up a jointly agreed programme to meet that person’s needs

Contact: Pól Brennan (Wellbeing Coordinator) pol.brennan@ccchub.co.uk

 

New Lodge Duncairn Community Health Partnership

Role: Supporting families in North Belfast, providing Nutrition and Exercise Programmes, Social Media Awareness, Stress Management Clinics , Young peoples programmes etc

Contact: Julie Jamieson

julie@communityhealthpartnership.co.uk

connected community care for cancer

Role: The Macmillan Community Link Worker supports individuals affected by cancer. They perform a Holistic Needs Assessment with the client, and the jointly come up with an invididualised plan which enables the person to access the support they need in their local community. This could be self-management programmes, diet and exercise advice, social or emotional support, smoking cessation or financial advice.

Contact: Megan Power megan.power@belfasttrust.hscni.net