Publications & Resources

Publications

NDCN Annual Report 2015: to view a copy of this report, please click on NDCN Annual Report 2015

NDCN Annual Report 2014: to view a copy of NDCN’s Annual Report 2014, please click on this link: NDCN Annual Report 2014.

Resources

In Northern Ireland, our 26 existing councils will be replaced by 11 new councils – please click on this PDF link DOE local-government-reform-leaflet for details.

The document shown is a schedule of what’s due to happen (from April 2015). DOE Infographic 1 More info can be obtained via the Department of the Environments ‘Reform Inform’ magazines at http://www.doeni.gov.uk/index/local_government/local_government_reform/reform_newsroom.htm You can also find out more about reform in general, and watch the video at www.nidirect.gov.uk/newcouncils or simply view the video on Youtube here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PznwTiNhk3M

 

Funding

NICVA’s GrantTracker is a funding resource for the voluntary and community sector in Northern Ireland. It is a dedicated funding database that covers all grant-making sectors and funds available to not-for-profit groups and charities in Northern Ireland.

www.grant-tracker.org

You could get access today.

GrantTracker subscribers have access to information on up to 1,000 funding schemes from independent trusts, corporate, National Lottery, local and central Government, European Union and international funders.

Subscription costs from £145 per year but NICVA members get a 30% discount on the cost and can purchase GrantTracker for £100. NICVA membership starts at £10 per year

Funding Organisations

www.dsd.gov.uk Department Social Development
www.eugrants.co.uk E U Grants
www.communityfoundationni.org Community Foundation of Northern Ireland
www.biglotteryfund.co.uk Big Lottery Fund

Statutory

www.northdown.gov.uk North Down Borough Council
www.nihe.gov.uk Northern Ireland Housing Executive
www.northdown.gov.uk North Down Local Strategy Partnership
www.nr.gov.uk Kilcooley & North Down Neighbourhood Renewal
www.psni.gov PSNI
www.dpp.gov.uk DPP

Voluntary

www.nicva.org NICVA
www.communityni.org NICVA (community)
www.ageconcern.org Age Concern
www.citizensadvice.co.uk Citizens Advice Bureau
www.supportingcommunitiesni.org Supporting Communities
www.fasaonline.org Drugs & Suicide Awareness Organisation

Community

www.secdn.org South East Community Development Networks
www.ardscommunitynetwork.com Ards Community Network
www.eastdownrcn.com East Down Rural Community Network
www.communitychange-ni.org Community Change
www.communityplanningtoolkit.org Community Places
www.businessballs.com Businessballs