@ccessibility research project
- Do you use Facebook/Twitter/Internet/Gaming?
- Are you interested in exploring young people’s use of computers at home?
- Are you aged 14-16?
NCB are recruiting a group of young people who will work alongside the research team to help deliver a 3 year project examining young people’s access to a computer and laptop at home, what skills young people have to use a computer and how they use their computer/laptop.
As well as the opportunity to meet new people, learn new skills and have fun you will also receive:
- Training on research methods & working in a team;
- A £10 shopping voucher for every meeting you attend;
We are holding an Info day at Belfast Activity Centre on Sat 22nd June, so if you’re interested in finding out more come along
Engage ‘N’ You Residential
What is ENGAGE?
ENGAGE is a programme delivered by NCB NI that helps organisations who have been given money by the Big Lottery to work with groups of young people. Engage ‘N’ You is a group of young people that NCB NI will work with to make sure that all the help offered to organisations makes a difference for young people.
Who can join? Members must be aged between 11 and 20 and fall into one of the following groups:
- You are in care, are leaving care or you have been in care
- You have been in trouble with the police or have nearly got in trouble with the police
- You are not in school, tech, university or training
- You are in school but find it hard to go all the time
We are going on a residential on 20th April to plan this year’s project..a campaigning toolkit to help other young people know how to get their message across...come along & HAVE YOUR SAY!
NICCY- Children Rights
The Children’s Commissioner (NICCY) want to meet with young people to discuss the Age Legislation Reform – To explore campaigning opportunities to ensure the inclusion of under 18’s in the reform of age equality legislation, in particular about the extension to include Goods, Facilities & Services
Date: Sat 4th May 2013
Location: NICCY, Equality House, Belfast
That's all for now folks...
If you would like to participate in any of the above or would like something to be included in the next edition of Loudspeaker please contact Gill Hassard: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: 02890 891737
Address: Young NCB, 2nd floor Albany House, 73-75 Great Victoria Street, Belfast, BT2 7AF