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Department of Health issues reminder to be vigilant over #FGM

Frontline medical staff and others are being urged to be more aware of signs that young girls could be at risk of female genital mutilation. 86 more words

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#socialmedia distraction or deterrent to drunkenness?

A new report suggests that social media may be partly responsible for the rise in the number of young people who don’t drink.

This is thought to be due to a combination of filling time in a different way and concerns that their drunken behaviour would be featured on social media in a negative way.

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Streetbeat Youth Project gives young people leadership opportunities

Streetbeat Youth Project is an organisation based in the Woodvale area of greater Shankill working with young people aged 11 to 25 to help them fulfil their potential. 502 more words

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Support the Church Street Drop-In Centre and Nursery

Church Street residents benefit from a drop-in centre for the elderly that is very well used and much needed. The site also provides for a 30 place nursery that provides good care for local families. 162 more words

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#festival survival guide

“Many injuries and health complaints could be avoided with better planning,”

says Dr Chris Howes, medical director of Festival Medical Services, which provides medical support at several of the country’s biggest festivals.

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Guest Blog - Year 11 students from Aquinas work-shadow Big Lottery Fund employees.

On  Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday this week, Jack Dougal and Mary Connolly from Aquinas Grammar School came to work shadow Big Lottery Funding Officer Seamus McCann and other staff. 615 more words

What do young peeps make of Columba 1400?

  Big Lottery funded Columba 1400 Youth Forum is open to young people across Scotland between the ages of 16 to 25. The forum provides a support network for graduates who have completed the residential phase of the leadership academy. 49 more words