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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

Effective Information Management / Reporting and Recording

Wednesday 14th October 2015 at CiNI. This workshop will increase participants awareness of the ethical complexity of information management and of responsibilities under data protection legislation. It will also improve their skills and knowledge in recording and reporting.

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CiNI Members Meeting

We will be having a Co-design event on the Children's Strategy on Thursday 19 November, 9.30am - 12noon. The meeting will take place in our office on the Montgomery Road. June Wilkinson from OFMDFM will be in attendance.

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REFUGEE CRISIS 2015: We Stand for Children

Position Paper by Children in Scotland - supported by Children in Northern Ireland, Children England and Children in Wales.

We Stand for Children

Petition: Support the Children's Bill

We have started a campaign in support of Steven Agnew's Private Member's Children's Bill. The Bill seeks to place a Statutory Duty to Cooperate on Government to work together to deliver children's services.

Support the Children's Bill

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

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