Your free Vital Links to getting to know the Assembly

6 Jan 2012     Last updated: 20 Jun 2014

If you want to benefit from a better understanding of how the NI Assembly works, as well as more, positive, engagement with key institutions, sign up for the next Get to know the Assembly session.

The NI Assembly Community Outreach Team has been supporting NICVA's Vital Links programme for the past two years.

Vital Links aims to increase the interaction and understanding of the key institutions, the voluntary and community sector and foster and promote positive engagement.

The free course comes in four themes:

Over 350 people from the voluntary and community sector have participated in the training, with overwhelming feedback on the quality of information and delivery.

Quotes from participants

“Another excellent event, look forward to next sessions - best event I have attended!”
Noel McAllister, Early Years, the Organisation for Young Children

“It was great training and having an insight into how the structures really work.”
Victoria Magreehan, Ulster Wildlife Trust

More information

If would like more information, or to sign up for a session, please contact Cathy Breslin [email protected]  

NICVA’s Vital Links, is a project supported by the Peace III Programme, managed by the Special EU Programmes Body.


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