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Mamma Mia: What a night!

The first event to raise funds for EFDNI’s Disability Support Fund took place on Saturday 22 April 2017 in Newcastle Couumity Cinema. There was a fantastic turnout for a Mamma Mia movie  screening and singalong event, followed by 70s disco. The craic was fantastic and there were a number of prizes for best fancy dressed.  […]

Mags Achieves Distinction in Organisational Stress Management

Congratulations to Mags Harkin (our Director of Services and EFDNI’s Cognitive Behavioural Therapist) who has gained an Organisational Stress Management Diploma, with distinction, from the Stress Management Institute.  This is in addition to the Stress Management Diploma she obtained last year.  This will be a fantastic bonus for our members as she will have access […]

EFDNI is nominated charity for Oliver Musical

Oliver!: Portadown Town Hall will host an opening night charity gala performance of the musical Oliver! by E2A Inclusive Theatre, of whom at least 40% have a disability, on Thursday 25 May 2017.  Tickets cost £10 each and are available from gabrielle@efdni.org, call 07811267688.  Our member, Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon District Council, is working […]

Summary of events 2017

Stress Awareness and Emotional Resilience Workshop for members: hosted in Equality Commission for NI Visual Awareness Briefing: Dept of Health Stress Awareness and Emotional Resilience Workshop: Local Government Staff Commission, hosted in Lisburn and Castlereagh City Council Autism briefing: Dept of Health Autism briefing: The Executive Office NIE Networks: Disability Good Practice Update Suicide Awareness […]