a We are currently recruiting 3 mentors for our Stepping Stone employability project.

Closing date is 23rd July 2015 at 5pm.

Please click here for a job description, application form, monitoring form,  and cover letter.

 EBM is an equal opportunities employer.



EBM require volunteers in various areas of our work including:
restore, Vintage and rebeebies shops in Belfast, Larne, Ards and Antrim We also need help in our Approved Recycling Centre where we refurbish furniture and bikes and send them to our shops to be sold at very competitive prices.

We urgently require volunteer drivers particularly over the summer holiday period to allow staff annual leave time.  All drivers will need to be Access NI checked for these posts.

We need drivers to collect and deliver furniture and to assist our restore shops. 

We also need a meals on wheels driver for 2 days a week – Monday and Friday from 10.30 – 1.30 to deliver meals to the housebound in the local area.

And thirdly, a minibus driver is required to take our Bright Sparks children on summer outing days throughout the holidays.

The main office could use help with admin work and answering the phone.
Hosford, our homeless project could use some help if that is an area of work you may be interested in. 

refresh café at Skainos need volunteers to help in the kitchen, assistance with on site catering requirements, meals on wheels volunteers and general help is also needed in our 2nd refresh at 174 Trust building Antrim Road Belfast.

If you can spare 4+ hours per week to help in one of the above projects please contact the main EBM office on 028 9045 8560 and speak to Lynsey or if you simply wish to find out more about how you can be involved at EBM, Please ring 90458560 or email info@ebm.org.uk





A table quiz fundraiser took place on Wednesday 3rd June at 5.30pm in the auditorium.  £1300 was raised and the Hosford team are delighted.   

This money raised will go towards this year’s World Cup team heading to Amsterdam in September to take on over 40 nations and the Hosford team wish to thank all those who have supported them so far in raising money for this cause. 

To help support the Homeless World Cup team, contact Aidan on 028 9045 8560.



 Linda Ervine receives CRC 2015 Award for her work with the Irish Language project Turas at East Belfast Mission 



Are you interested in setting up a social enterprise in East Belfast? 

Drop in to our East Belfast Hub at 14–16 Castlereagh Road, Belfast BT5 5FP and we can help you with your business idea at no cost! 

For more information contact the hub manager Lesley on 028 9045 5835



The Duchess of Cornwall at the big Lunch event in East Belfast Mission


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Nick Cave from East Belfast Mission introduces the Duchess of Cornwall to refurbishment of furniture. 


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The Big Lunch guests get an opportunity to speak with the Duchess of Cornwall at the event on 21st May 2015.



Anne Sweeney (Assistant Director Supporting People), Steven Weldon (coach Street Soccer NI), Mags Lightbody (CEO NIHE), Justin McMinn (Founder Street Soccer NI, Support Worker Hosford (EBM)), Victoria McMinn pictured at the CIH Award night.






Every year Turas competes in a national competition that awards prizes for outstanding work within the Irish language sector. This year they won the ‘Duais Cholmcille’ which is an award given for creating links between Scotland and Ireland. They received the award in recognition of their visit to the Isle of Lewis last year, their continued effort to promote the Scottish Gaelic tradition and their very successful ‘Slighe na Beatha’ Gaelic Psalm singers event that took place in Skainos in February this year. Turas was awarded €1,500.




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