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Homeless Action Conference, 9th April 2015, 10am-3pm, Crescent Arts Centre, 2-4 University Road, Belfast

Since late 2012 people living in Simon Community Northern Ireland accommodation projects have taken...

One year after the REAL JOBS NOW motion was passed with cross community political support at Belfast City Council, training and employment support organisations from across the city came together with Councillors from City Hall and the R2W group to discuss the urgent need to ensure full implementation of the REAL JOBS NOW! motion.
In October 2013, Belfast Mental Health Rights Group was awarded the Stephen Pittam Social Justice Award in recognition of their innovative and inspiring work. The award recognised the work of the group in mobilising others around mental health issues, their achievements in securing policy change...
We have had an overwhelming interest in our Strictly Come dancing fundraising event on Saturday 28th March - thank you to all who have bought tickets for your support! Unfortunately we are now at capacity and tickets for the event are sold out. We will be running the fundraiser again next year so we hope you will join us then if you miss out this year.
The last 12 months have shown us again that, more often than not, the movement for positive social and economic change does not come from those in positions of power. Rather, it comes from people on the ground asserting their rights. Below is a sample of the remarkable progress PPR activists made...
A big thanks to you all for attending our 2nd Annual quiz night in aid of the Inez McCormack Fund. It was a fantastic night, and we raised a grand total of £1247.40! The Inez McCormack fund supports the work of PPR to put human rights at the service of the most disadvantaged groups. On the 15th...
Give Belfast City Council a New Year’s Message to deliver for the Unemployed Exactly one year ago today Belfast City Council took the first step in ensuring that the money it spends would deliver REAL JOBS NOW for the city’s long term unemployed, with a motion for social clauses which was the first...