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Active Communities - free sports training available!

8th May 2014

As a member group of Belfast Community Sport Development Network (BCSDN), SLIG can offer a free resource of sport and physical activity coaching to all groups in Suffolk and Lenadoon. BCSDN have deployed twenty coaches across Belfast in key partner organisations including our very own James Wright, a multi skills… Read More »

Older and Active

8th May 2014

Our thriving Older & Active group is SLIG’s longest running group. The ladies came together 5-6 years ago to build relations across the interface whilst also addressing issues such as social exclusion. Meeting every Monday in Horn Drive Community Centre (10.30am-12.30pm), the ladies partake in various activities from September to… Read More »

External Visits to SLIG

17th December 2013

  We continue to deliver tailored presentations, workshops and walking tours to a range of local, national and international audiences. Learning themes include grassroots peace building approach, promoting shared space, dealing with conflict and division; and economic regeneration. Over the last few months we have hosted groups from Plymouth University,… Read More »

Peace Walls Stage 1 Now Underway

17th December 2013

Following extensive community consultation, we are delighted to confirm that Stage 1 of the Peace Walls Programme is now well underway and work will begin on the ground shortly. Stage 1 relates to the Suffolk enttrance of the Stewartstown Road (SRRP) Building. We will be transforming this entrance to make… Read More »

Peace Walls Programme Information Day

4th September 2013

We are holding an open information day for our Peace Walls Programme on 10th September. If you live locally, don't miss your opportunity to find out about it and ask questions: 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 »

Playball Street Striker

13th February 2013

SLIG are hosting the West Belfast heat of Playball's Street Striker, on Friday 15th February from 7pm - 9pm, at Colin Park.   Contestants must be aged between 14 - 17 years. The event is similar to Wayne Rooney's Street Striker that was shown on Sky One. The contestants will have… 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 »

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 »

Weekend Suicide Intervention Service

20th January 2012

Weekend Suicide Intervention Service   Lenadoon Community Forum is launching a new pilot Weekend Support Service for people from West Belfast   If you or someone you know is feeling suicidal contact 07516187447 (10am—4pm Saturday & Sunday)   Initial Support and Face to Face appointments can be arranged by contacting… 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 »

SLIG featured on The Politics Show Northern Ireland

25th October 2011

The Politics Show Northern Ireland, 23rd October 2011, did a segment on governmental support and policies in place for community groups, and featured SLIG as a recognised role model of peace-building. See link to BBC iPlayer (SLIG's segment starts at 38 minutes): Read More »

Midnight Street Soccer now recruiting!

7th July 2011

SLIG are calling all 14-17 year olds to register for our Midnight Street Soccer Programme which starts on Friday 15th July and will run for 8 consecutive weeks. We meet at SLIG offices at 8.30pm and the round robin football 5 a side tournament runs between 9pm and Midnight. Transport… Read More »