Join our team! We are recruiting for a Youth Project Officer

Join our team! We are recruiting for a Youth Project Officer

We have an exciting opportunity to join our dedicated ‘What Next?’ Project team.

We are seeking a Youth Project Officer to help deliver ‘What Next?', a National Lottery Community Funded 3-year project that offers practical support for young people with additional needs who face challenges in making their transition into adult life.

This vital and unique project offers training programmes with an educational focus in addition to programmes aimed at developing social and communication skills, confidence and self-esteem and prevent poor mental health.

Baking, Treasure Hunt and Quiz fun on Day 4 of Summer Activity Week 2019

Baking, Treasure Hunt and Quiz fun on Day 4 of Summer Activity Week 2019

Thursday 8 August was Day 4 of Autonomie Summer Activity Week 2019 and participants put their convenient cookery skills to the test by baking Malteser buns and chocolate chip cookies with Hannah.

Then time for a treasure hunt and quiz - everyone was rewarded with an emoji backpack!

Empowering young people with additional needs with short-stay living experiences at Lilac House

Empowering young people with additional needs with short-stay living experiences at Lilac House

Our What Next? programme in partnership with The Big Lottery Fund Northern Ireland offers young people living with additional needs access to vital Independent Living skills training.

A key focus of the programme offers young people between 19 and 25-years-old a chance to experience short-term stays at our modern and fully accessible centre Lilac House (Linked Independent Living and Advice Centre) in the heart of South Belfast.