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Our Dementia Friendly Walking Group is for those living with dementia and carers to get active, safely socialise with others and reduce isolation. Fortnightly, Mondays at 11am throughout July & August

Inner East Churches Network held the second of three events entitled "Beyond the Food Bank" in St Patrick's Church, Ballymacarrett on Wednesday 12 February.

EBCDA has been represented on the Joint Forum for two terms (2012-2016, 2016-2020) - the second of which ends next month.
 

In November 2019 EBCDA trained fourteen participants in ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training).  Thank you to all who attended and we are pleased to have facilitated fourteen more caregivers in our community. ASIST is a two-day interactive workshop that prepares caregivers to provide life-assisting suicide firist-aid intervention.    

East Belfast Community Development Agency are providing local bars and clubs with free beermats as part of their ongoing work in suicide prevention.  The beermats have been designed to encourage anyone who might be having thoughts of suicide to make contact with services who can help and include contact details for 24/7 local sour