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Be More Connected

Date: 17 Jun 2019
Time: Launching at Belfast City Hall from 10am-12.30pm with other events across the city throughout the day
Venue: Belfast City Hall

Come along to the Be More Connected event at Belfast City Hall on 17 June and celebrate activities that bring people of all ages together. 

The event will showcase the businesses, projects, and programmes across Northern Ireland that are helping people of all ages feel less lonely.

We have co-ordinated Be More Connected with Campaign to End Loneliness, Age NI, Belfast Health Development Unit, Red Cross, CLARE (Creative Local Action, Responses and Engagement), Volunteer Now and other agencies, organisations and groups across Belfast.


Some of the events on the day will include:

Belfast Health and Social Care Trust - BHSCT Strength and Balancing
Campaign To End Loneliness – C.T.E.L Promotional videos
Translink Chatty Bus
Red Cross
  • Pets corner
  • Outdoor Scavenger hunt
  • Laughter yoga
  • Blankets of Love
  • Board games
  • Emergency support vehicle
Marks and Spencer Chatty Café
Bryson Home safety check information
Chinese Welfare Association Origami
Engage with Age
  • Technology group
  • Games
  • Age ambassador conversation zone
Age NI
  • Connected conversations corner
  • Knit and knatter
  • Experiences of loneliness
  • Crime prevention stall
  • Police car on display
  • Mobile police station
  • Fire safety stall
  • Fire appliance on display

Additional events

  • Queen’s Film Theatre -  3.30pm
    Screening of ‘Older than Ireland’ followed by director’s talk and audience discussion

  • Black Box -  7.30pm
    Strut your stuff at the ‘Slipped Disco’

There’s also lots more happening in the grounds of the city hall, and in shops and buses around the city.

Members of the public are encouraged to join us. There is no need to register, just call in.

For more information, call 028 9050 2073 or email

A group of older people at Belfast City Hall

Suitable for everyone