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NOW Group is a social enterprise that works to help people gain qualifications and life/work experience and support them to move into jobs with a future.

Our work is about social inclusion and leads to the people we work with having better health, a better education and a brighter future.

We are also NI delivery partners of Lloyds Banking Group’s award-winning  personal money management programme Money For Life, which aims to improve the knowledge, confidence and skills of UK communities to help people to manage their money better.

NOW Group's Content

Become a JAM Card Friendly Organisation
Tuesday / 14 November 2017 2:38pm

Do your employees have Just A Minute for people with learning difficulties and communication barriers?

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JAM Card training launched to improve customer service for people with learning difficulties and communication barriers.
NOW Group recognised with two awards at Social Enterprise NI Awards
Wednesday / 01 November 2017 11:27am

NOW Group recognised with two awards at Social Enterprise NI Awards

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NOW Group, a social enterprise that supports people with learning difficulties and autism into jobs with a future, are celebrating winning two awards at the Social Enterprise NI Awards held at the Stormont Hotel on Friday night.

Catering placements changing the lives of people with learning difficulties
Monday / 03 July 2017 1:54pm

Catering placements changing the lives of people with learning difficulties

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“Just because someone has a learning difficulty doesn’t mean they aren’t capable of working.” That is the message from Gillian Harvey whose daughter Natasha is a catering trainee with social enterprise NOW Group in their cafe The Bobbin.

NOW Group win Social Enterprise of the Year at the Belfast Business Awards
Wednesday / 31 May 2017 3:21pm

NOW Group win Social Enterprise of the Year at the Belfast Business Awards

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NOW Group, a social enterprise that supports people with learning difficulties and autism into jobs with a future, has won the title of Social Enterprise of the Year at the Belfast Business Awards hosted by Belfast Chamber of Trade and Commerce.

Official Opening Of New Look ‘The Bobbin’ Cafe And Belfast City Hall's New Exhibition Space
Thursday / 11 May 2017 12:13pm

Official Opening Of New Look ‘The Bobbin’ Cafe And Belfast City Hall's New Exhibition Space

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The official reopening of The Bobbin social enterprise café coincides with a brand new tourist attraction being unveiled at Belfast City Hall on Monday, 15 May.

The Bobbin social enterprise cafe is back with a new look and new menu!
Monday / 24 April 2017 2:02pm

The Bobbin social enterprise cafe is back with a new look and new menu!

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The Bobbin social enterprise cafe reopened its doors at Belfast City Hall on Monday 24th April with a new look and a new menu! The reopening brings social enterprise back into the heart of Belfast city centre.

VOLUNTEER WITH NOW GROUP!
Tuesday / 04 April 2017 11:04am

VOLUNTEER WITH NOW GROUP!

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Social enterprise NOW Group has a number of different volunteering opportunities available for older or retired people. Why not get in touch and let us match your interests to volunteering positions currently available?

New app allows people with learning difficulties to ask for ‘Just a Minute’ of patience
Wednesday / 18 January 2017 12:07pm

New app allows people with learning difficulties to ask for ‘Just a Minute’ of patience

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A new app has been released which allows people with communication barriers such as learning disabilities/difficulties, autism, Asperger’s or a brain injury ask for Just A Minute of patience.

Bank/Casual Support Workers

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Wednesday / 26 October 2016 11:55am

Successful first year for service supporting parents with learning difficulties

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A service aimed at supporting families in which there are parents who have mild to moderate learning difficulties or are on the autistic spectrum has celebrated its first birthday with a Mad Hatters Tea party for clients, staff and collaborators.

More Information

Type of Organisation

VCSE

Team

  • Carly Turner