Martin Sloane: Belfast Area Outcomes Co-ordinator

Belfast Area Outcomes Group are delighted to announce that Martin Sloane has recently been appointed as Locality Planning Co-ordinator for the Belfast Outcomes Area.  Martin, is widely experienced in delivering partnership development and advocacy work. He has a   significant level of knowledge of both the geography and the community infrastructure across the Belfast Outcomes Area. 

Prior to Martin’s appointment to Locality Planning he was employed by  Belfast Health and Social Care Trust as a Senior Practitioner (Social Work) working exclusively with the Irish Traveller Community.  Martin has a history of building positive relationships and networks across the  voluntary, community and statutory sectors  both at local and regional levels.

Martin took up this new post in January and is looking forward to supporting the development and delivery of local, area-based plans for children, young people and their families.  Martin is committed to striving for better outcomes for all families that reside across the Belfast Outcomes Area and is looking forward to tackling this shared objective in partnership with  community voluntary and statutory partners.




Belfast Childcare Partnership Conference: Celebrating Childcare Practice in Belfast

The Belfast Childcare Partnership invite delegates to their upcoming conference that will be held on 26 November 2018 in Belfast City Hall to celebrate childcare practice in Belfast.

Click here to download the Conference Invitation 

Click here to download the Conference Booking Form



Registration is essential as places are limited. If you would like to attend please complete the booking form attached and send it to by Friday 9 November 2018.


Belfast Come and Play Sessions


Belfast City Council are providing outdoor play sessions over the months of May and June 2017 in Belfast for parents and their children who are under the age of four years. It’s a chance to have fun, make friends and enjoy    playing outdoors with your child.

Activities include physical play, art, dressing up, messy play and much more…

Click here for further details


For further information or to book a place contact Jenny at Belfast City Council:

Telephone: 028 9075 3897

Mobile: 079 2081 7120



Launch of TinyLife – Life at Home Website

TinyLife in partnership with Queens University Belfast, invite you to join them to launch their latest initiative to help parents of premature babies. The resource was developed for parents by parents and health and social care providers working together.

There will be short presentations from Dr Michael McBride, Chief Medical Officer and Professor Linda Franck, University of California San Francisco.

The Launch of the Life at Home website will be held on:

Date: Wednesday, 24 May 2017

Time: 10.30am – 12 noon

Venue: Lecture Room 1, Riddel Hall, Queen’s University, Stranmillis Road, Belfast (Parking is available at Riddel Hall)

To RSVP please contact Pauline at TinyLife on tel 02890815050 or

For more information click on the link below:

Invitation to the Launch of the TInyLife – Life at Home website