Skip to Main Content

Welcome to Children in Northern Ireland (CiNI)

CiNI is the regional umbrella organisation for the children’s sector in Northern Ireland. Our vision is to make Northern Ireland a society where all children are valued, treated fairly and are able to flourish. Our mission is to put children at the centre of policy making.

Who We Are

Consultation event on the HSC Innovation Grant Scheme

Children in Northern Ireland invite you along to a consultation event on the Health & Social Care Innovation Grant Scheme on Friday 27th May.

Find Out More

CDSA Manifesto Asks 2016 - 2020

The Children with Disabilities Strategic Alliance has produced 6 Manifesto Asks, setting out measures on a number of important issues that, with political will, can be taken forward over the next Assembly term to deliver real change for children with disabilities and their families.

Download Manifesto Asks

CPA launched 6 Key Asks at Conference

On 24th May, the Child Poverty Alliance held the "Making it Happen" conference where it launched its 6 keys asks for the current NI Executive.

Find Out More

New Training Dates

We have now released our training schedule for April to June 2016. Follow the link below to view all our training workshops.

Training Workshops

CiNI Membership

CiNI provides training, policy, information, and participation support services to member organisations, relating to their work with children and young people.

Membership Benefits

  • Child Policy Information Service
  • Discounted Room Hire
  • Children Services Training Workshops


  • Copies of the Newsletter, Annual Report
  • Attend Networking Events and Meetings
  • Receive Policy Briefings

© Copyright 2016 Children In Northern Ireland