Verbal Arts Centre

The Verbal Arts Centre was established in 1992 to be a space, both physical and conceptual that provides all members of the community regardless of age, background or ability with the opportunities, skills and resources to tell their story using creative means and to experience and engage with the stories of others.  The prime purpose […]

Solace Women’s Aid

Solace Women’s Aid provides services across London which addresses the support needs of women and children affected by domestic and sexual violence.  It provides specialist services in the community and in refuges, to women, children and young people (including dedicated support to Irish and Irish Traveller families).  Their services are holistic and empowering so that […]

New Horizon Youth Centre

New Horizon Youth Centre provides a 7-day a week service including advice and tenancy sustainment as well as facilities such as food, laundry, showers and clothes store to young homeless people from 16-21 years old.  The street outreach team complements the day centre services and operates in the boroughs of Camden and Islington.  Projects provided […]

SÓLÁS

Sólás is an educational charity which provides support and resources to children and young people with additional needs including autism and ASD.  Although based in South Belfast, the charity’s work extends across Northern Ireland and it strives to ensure that “every child is a happy child” by offering children and young people unique learning opportunities […]

London Irish Centre

The London Irish Centre Charity (LICC) provides a range of advice and outreach services in a number of boroughs across London. The overall services cater to the needs of people of all ages who are Irish-born, of Irish descent, or who have Irish family connections, including Irish travellers. Clients range from those who are London-born, […]

Foyle Down Syndrome Trust

Foyle Down Syndrome Trust is a local charity established in 1995 by parents who believed that more could and should be done to help their children lead full, meaningful and productive lives.  It fosters a culture of inclusion with its innovative and groundbreaking approach to the educational and social needs of children and young people […]

West Bann Development

West Bann Development, Coleraine, covers a large geographical area and much work is targeted to benefit the residents of a renowned deprived and culturally divided area known as Churchlands.  It aims to stimulate regeneration of the area for the benefit of the public, relieve poverty, unemployment, and enhance community life by providing opportunities which will […]

Birmingham Irish Association

The Birmingham Irish Association was established in 1957 and aims to provide a range of support, advice and information to meet the welfare and cultural needs of the Irish community in Birmingham. £3,000 was awarded for Bereavement Support for young Irish Children to provide a culturally appropriate and sensitive bereavement support service to young Irish […]

icap (Immigrant Counselling and Psychotherapy)

icap exists to provide accessible, culturally-sensitive counselling and psychotherapy to people of Irish origin and other minority, marginalised and disadvantaged communities in Britain. It provides therapy at its clinical centres in Finsbury Park and Birmingham via a series of eight satellite services and nationally through its network of therapists. The work funded by the Irish […]