CLARE Community Consultation Report

Talking About CLARE – We met with a number of community and voluntary organisations in March this year to talk about the CLARE model of community based early intervention for isolated older people living in Belfast. Thank you to everyone who took part. The Community Consultation Report is now available. Click on the link below to read the report.

Please Click here to View our CLARE Community Consultation Report

We welcome any further comments or feedback via the link below or contacing us directly!

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Job Opportunity

Personal Assistants needed in the North Belfast area. Are you interested in providing care and support for older people in their own homes? Work may include personal care and house hold chores. Hours can be flexible ranging from two hours to 16 hours per week.  Job share possible. Training (e learning) provided.
Contact Clare CIC on 90 774185 for more information.

Unusual Suspects Festival NI

We’re delighted to announce that we are part of the Unusual Suspects Festival in Northern Ireland on 12-14 October 2016. A three-day festival of ideas, debate and discussion all exploring what happens when social innovation meets collaboration and how together we can solve some of society’s most pressing challenges.


CLARE will be hosting a session on Friday 14th of October Under the Unsung Heroes category in Ulster Museum Café between 12 and 2 pm.  The afternoon will involve a range of inspiring speakers sharing their stories so why not come along and join us.  To register for the event follow the link below;


E-learning training opportunities

CLARE is in the position to offer our Community Champions the opportunity to engage in training through our online training modules.  This training can be completed in your own time by logging on to our new e-learning module site.  Certificates can be gained in up to 33 learning areas, such as  ‘Health and Safety‘, ‘Dementia Awareness‘ and ‘Patient Centred Care’ etc.  Training is free and is a great way of enhancing your personal development for your volunteer role or employment.  Anyone interested should contact Moyra Wylie or Jacqueline Kelly on  90 774185 and we can enrol you.

Have Your Say Belfast 2016

Belfast Strategic Partnership through ‘Have Your Say Belfast 2016’ seeks views from people living in the city in regards to their emotional health and wellbeing, and that of their family and wider community. The results of the survey will inform future developments to improve the health and wellbeing of everyone in Belfast.

The following press release promoting the Have Your Say Belfast survey was issued yesterday:

The survey is being delivered to every household in Belfast City Council area this week by Royal Mail.

The survey can also be completed through the following weblink:

Retire Well Event

Retire Well Event Eglinton Church

Thank you to the Eglinton Church for the opportunity to attend the Retire Well event on Saturday 4th of June.  It was a very well run and attended event and we hope those who expressed an interest in volunteering with CLARE will follow up.