20th February 2020
It is with great sadness that CILNI announces the death of one of our dedicated volunteers, Ron Wilson, who passed away last week. He worked with us as a volunteer for three years, helping us build up our library resources and providing tailored information for individuals taking on Self-Directed Support. Ron interacted with all facets9th January 2020
Imtac is organising a pedestrian workshop on the 5th February 2020 to be held at Girdwood Community Hub. The workshop will focus on two specific barriers in the pedestrian environment that frequently make life difficult disabled people, older people and others – pavement parking and A Boards on footways. The workshop programme will include a keynote8th January 2020
Please come and join us for some Christmas cheer at our offices on the following dates; Tuesday 10th December 1.00pm – Belfast Office Wednesday 18th December 1.00pm – Magherafelt Office An opportunity to meet the CILNI team as well as other service users whilst enjoying some festive treats! For more information: Tel:26th November 2019
Self Directed Support helped me get my confidence and independence back. It meant I didn’t have to completely rely on my family for support. Having a PA has enabled me to start living my life independently.
The Centre for Independent Living really helped us understand how we can use direct payments to live independently. Their advice enabled us to get the support we needed.