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Compass Advocacy Network (CAN) – Causeway and Mid/East Antrim

Contact Information

Address
20 Seymour Street, Ballymoney, Antrim
Postcode
BT53 6JR View Location on Map >
Contact Person
Aine O'Hare
Telephone Number
028 2766 0774
Email Address
aine@compasspeople.org
Web Address
http://www.compasspeople.orgOpens in a new window

Please contact our office for more information using the telephone number given in this profile.

Other Information

Facilities Information

Main Services Provided

Compass Advocacy Network (CAN) is a user-led charity of people with a learning disability which aims to enhance lives and create change for individuals through a range of projects, services and social enterprises.

CAN Pathways which is one of CAN’s projects and funded by the Big Lottery, is a young people’s and family project in the council areas of Causeway Coast & Glens and Mid & East Antrim.

The project supports young people aged 12 – 25 who have a learning disability or autism and their families during a pivotal time in the young person’s life – transition from school.

The project which works closely with schools, day opportunities, colleges and community organisations helps young people and their families to navigate the transitions process (sign-posting, advice and information) and make informed decisions about their future.

Organisation Type
  • Community
  • Voluntary
Main Age Groups
  • 12-16 Years
  • 17-18 Years
  • 19-25 Years
Method of Access (Referral)
  • Self
Family Support Services Categories
Main Category of Services
  • Autism
  • Disability
  • Signposting/Advice
  • Learning Disability

Areas covered

  • Ballymena
  • Ballymoney
  • Coleraine
  • Larne

Causeway Coast & Glens and Mid & East Antrim Councils

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Compass Advocacy Network (CAN) – Causeway and Mid/East Antrim

  • Compass Advocacy Network (CAN) – Causeway and Mid/East Antrim