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Connecting, supporting, developing and sustaining vibrant businesses to create social change.

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10% discount in 2015 for your members.  Please see press article below for more information on Rebound Physio

This year the Deloitte Social Innovation Pioneers is launching a new Super Pioneers programme to support social businesses increasing employability skills and employment opportunit

Please find attached with link to the information pack and the application



Health & Social Care Working Group (March & April)

As we see the language around ‘Commissioning for Social Value’ and ‘Co-design’ developing does this create real opportunity for Social Enterprises?

Members Forum - 20 April 15

As a Membership organisation the views of our members is central. Could you contribute to shaping and driving the agenda around Social Enterprise? Can you work collaboratively for the better of the sector?

Community Connect Dinner - 19 May

Members are invited to join us along with Northern Ireland Assembly Committee Members to gain a greater insight into of the work of the Assembly, its committees and to create closer working relationships between the Assembly and the Social Enterprise sector.

New EU procurement guidelines and what this means for Social Enterprise - 20 May

Roundtable event in partnership with Queens University Belfast exploring the potential opportunities the new EU procurement guidelines provide for Social Enterprises.

All Party Working Group - Showcase Event - 1 June

Social Enterprise NI established the All Party Working Group in 2014 to raise the profile and key issues of the sector at a cross-party level.

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A new state-of-the-art physiotherapy clinic in Belfast will be ploughing all of its profits into a charity helping brain injury vi

Social Development Minister, Mervyn Storey MLA, has recently visited Bryson Energy, part of the Bryson  Charitable Group to find

“We are planning to run our highly regarded Experiential Coach Programme (Personal and Community) in the near future. The objective of this Programme is to enable individuals to achieve a high level of capability in Coaching, which can be used in a variety of settings.

Employers’ National Insurance contributions for under 21s

Showcase of NI Social Enterprises

Southern Area Hospice Services is a charity providing care free of charge to local people with cancer, and other terminal illnesses, such as Multiple Sclerosis, Motor Neuron Disease, HIV and Aids.

PIPS Newry and Mourne offers the community a targeted response to suicide and self harm and is the leading suicide prevention charity in the area.

Community Change is a registered charity, established in 1981, which focuses on assisting local communities, organisations and partnerships to prepare for and manage change, upskill, build capacity and embed good working practices.

Community Growing Solutions CIC (CGS) is a horticultural social enterprise, based in Fife, supporting all community growing activities across Scotland and the UK.

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Membership is open to both organisations and individuals to reflect the valued input Social Entrepreneurs bring to the economy, but who may not yet be running an organisation. We welcome membership from organisations in the Private, Public or Third Sectors who wish to associate with the work of Social Enterprise NI.

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Trade Social Directory

Social Enterprise NI recommends Trade Social, the online directory of Social Enterprises in NI, encouraging networking and sales to each other, the public and private sectors, and general public.

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