Northern Ireland's Social Worker of the Year has been named as Magherafelt man Mal Byrne, assistant director of leading social justice charity Extern. Read more
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Northern Ireland's Social Worker of the Year has been named as Magherafelt man Mal Byrne, assistant director of leading social justice charity Extern.
Extern's Bail Supervision Scheme has been recognised with a prestigious international award for its work in helping transform the lives
This Halloween, dress up in your workplace or community and raise funds for Extern's life-saving mental health services
Extern is the leading supplier of naloxone training in Northern Ireland, and we frequently attend overdose situations alongside the emergency services.
Extern's Youth Engagement Service project is celebrating an exciting new phase in its work as part of the Bangor Cares Week initiative
HIIT IT WITH EXTERN in Belfast’s Botanic Gardens on Sunday, 1st September.
Extern's Positive learning celebrates its first year in operation with the creation of a specially designed graffiti mural by its participants.
As the summer approaches, young people across Northern Ireland and the border region are being encouraged to sign up for fun, adventure and the opportunity to make new friends as part of the Third Space programme.
Extern has announced the launch of an innovative new project, part of Belfast City Council’s PEACE IV programme, aimed at tackling issues surrounding sectarianism and hate crime among young people in Belfast
Northern Ireland senior men’s international football manager Michael O’Neill and outgoing Belfast Lord Mayor Deirdre Hargey have ‘pitched in’ together to launch the Extern Fun Cup
Duke and Duchess are guests of honour during special visit to our stunning site close to shores of Lough Erne, Co Fermanagh
Hundreds of young people across Northern Ireland and the border counties are celebrating a very special milestone this week with the first birthday of innovative cross-border youth project Third Space.
Extern today launch a new guide which aims to reduce the risk of death and harm for people who are problem users of the drug pregabalin
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