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Training Programmes

17th December 2013

SLIG works in partnership with other organisations to offer training to local young people and adults, on two broad sets of issues, and over recent months has delivered the following courses: Contentious Issues Training (political, cultural and religious issues that divide): OCN Level 2 Working with Contentious Cultural Issues In… Read More »

University Youth Work Module

17th December 2013

SLIG, in partnership with Belfast Interface Project and the University of Ulster, have developed an innovative module for community youth work students. The module entitled ‘Community Youth Work in An Interface Context’ forms an integral part of the Ulster University’s level 4 Certificate in Youth work course. This is an… Read More »

Inner East Outer West

3rd May 2013

SLIG have been working closely with Belfast Interface Project and community groups from East Belfast to develop and deliver the Inner East Outer West Programme that focuses on developing relationships on a local interface and also a cross city basis.  This programme is aimed at young people likely to congregate… Read More »

SLIG Writes New Youth Work Module

3rd May 2013

SLIG, in partnership with Belfast Interface Project (BIP), is leading the way in changing the Youth Work curriculum in Northern Ireland. In 2011, the University of Ulster asked us to design and write a module to be delivered as part of their Community Youth Work certificate. Entitled ‘Community Youth Work… Read More »

Vacancy: Peace Walls Programme Officer

18th February 2013

Suffolk Lenadoon Interface Group is focused on addressing interface issues which the communities of Suffolk and Lenadoon experience on a daily basis. Supported by the Suffolk and Lenadoon Community Forums, the overall aim of our strategy for peace building is to establish, over time, a shared society defined by a… Read More »

Visit SLIG

13th February 2013

SLIG is always delighted to welcome groups from other organisations, schools and Universities for a visit to our project. Groups who visit us are given a history of our local area and SLIG itself, through presentation and lively conversation with SLIG staff and founding Committee Members, and, if the weather… Read More »

SLIG Hosts Visit from Riverbrook Cross Border Initiative

13th February 2013

On Saturday 9th February, SLIG hosted a visit from Riverbrook Cross Border Initiative. The young people really enjoyed hearing SLIG's story  and found it very interesting. Read More »

Friday Night Diversionary Programme

5th February 2013

Actively coming together in West Belfast   The Housing Executive in partnership with the Suffolk Lenadoon Interface Group (SLIG) is funding a programme for 16 young people from the area on an 8 week activity course.   The young people, who are aged between 12 and 15, will have the… Read More »

Christmas Tree Lights!

29th November 2012

On Saturday 1st December SLIG is turning ont he Chrsitmas Tree Lights on the Stewartstown Road! Come and join us for a carol service with a local choir and singers, from 4pm, with the lights getting switched on at 4.30pm. We'll be giving out tea and coffee to warm your… Read More »

Sectarianism gets the red card at Seaview

23rd August 2012

SLIG has now completed it's third annual Interface Soccer Seven's Tournamant. On Tuesday 14th August, more than 150 girls and boys from interface areas across Belfast came together for a soccer sevens tournament at Seaview Stadium in North Belfast.   The event was organised by SLIG's Neil McKee, and funded… Read More »

Jean and Renee on UTV Live

20th January 2012

On 17th January International Fund for Ireland announced a Peace Walls Programme – directed “towards interface communities to help bring about the conditions that would allow for the removal of peace walls and barriers in Belfast and other parts of Northern Ireland” (see IFI’s website for the full statement:  http://www.internationalfundforireland.com). SLIG welcomes… Read More »

New Integrated Playgroup Opening Sept '12

10th January 2012

Teeling's Green Integrated Playgroup is now taking registrations for September 2012 intake. Teeling's Green is a brand new, purpose built playgroup, which SLIG is on the Steering Group of along with Suffolk Forum, Integrated Education Fund and NICIE. Please contact Suffolk Forum on 028 9030 8198 for more information and… Read More »

Community Info Days

7th December 2011

SLIG recently did a survey amongst our Residents Panel, evaluating how they think we're doing. In repsonse to the outcomes of this survey we are now holding a series of Info Days to let local residents know our progress and introduce everyone to our staff team. Dates of the info… Read More »

SLIG Views

17th November 2011

SLIG's latest Newsletter can be found by following the attached link. We hope you find all the informaiton you need in it, if not please contact SLIG on 028 9062 9146.  Read More »

Would You Like to Join SLIG's Residents Panel?

19th July 2011

SLIG Residents Panel is a group made up of local residents from both Suffolk and Lenadoon. Members are consulted to determine local priorities and solutions to local issues, and this ultimately feeds into SLIG's operational plan. SLIG is particularly keen to include members who maybe don't normally participate in local events,… Read More »