What would you say to anyone thinking about working with Extern?

Leona Tate from Belfast, recently spent four months working with Extern’s Intensive Home Support Service team, in north Dublin, as part of her placement for her social work degree at Queens University Read more

Extern seeks new talent at Open House event

The Extern ‘Open House’ Careers Evening takes place on Thursday, February 6th, from 5.30-7pm at Extern’s headquarters at 3 McKinney Road, Mallusk, Newtownabbey Read more

Extern announces new supports for people who are homeless in Mid-Ulster

Extern announce MUST Hostel in Cookstown, Co.Tyrone, joining the organisation. Read more

Extern recognised with Investing in Children Membership Award

The Extern Janus project has received the Investing in Children (IiC) Membership Award for the programmes imaginative and inclusive practice Read more

Kildare young people recognised for achievements in Extern’s Garda Youth Diversion Project

Six young men, all currently engaged on Extern’s Athy-based Garda Youth Diversion Programme (GYDP), have been presented with certificates for a range of achievements, including completion of the Extern Summer Programme, and a Kayaking Skills Course. Read more

Extern issues urgent ‘Callout to Landlords’ in new bid to tackle homelessness here

In a new bid to tackle homelessness, Extern is looking for properties across Northern Ireland. Read more

Extern announced as Ulster Rugby’s charity partner

Ulster Rugby has launched a new two-year charity partnership with Extern, with a focus on mental health and wellbeing. Read more

Extern named as Worthingtons Solicitors’ charity partner of the year for 2019/20

Extern has been named as charity partner of the year for 2019/20 by Newtownards and Belfast-based Worthingtons Solicitors Read more

Home is somewhere I feel safe and now that's Belfast

For one Belfast team, soccer is supposedly more about getting together than playing competitively. Except that some members – all Syrian refugees – still harbour dreams of being the next Cristiano Ronaldo Read more