Recent Projects


What Price Citizenship?

English for Employability

To improve equality of opportunity for Migrants


EURES Cross Border Partnership

Orientation Programme

The Orientation Programme is aimed at newcomers to Belfast, asylum seekers and refugees


Latest News & Events

Summer break for our ESOL courses

Our ESOL classes are off and will start again from Monday 15th August. For any information about our courses please email ESOL@burc.org. A huge THANK YOU to our Volunteer Tutors for their amazing work and generous committment, enjoy your massively deserved break! 

Advice NI urge legacy benefit claimants not to gamble on Universal Credit

Advice NI responds to plans by the UK Government to begin the managed migration of millions of people in Great Britain off legacy benefits and on to Universal Credit.   Kevin Higgins, Head of Policy Advice NI said: “Firstly I would like to reassure people in Northern Ireland who may be concerned about headlines in the […]

USEL Coffee Morning on Thursday 19th May 2022

Sarah (employment support officer) is hosting another informal coffee morning, you can have a chat about any issues or concerns you may have about your employment or it may be you just want to get advice from a friendly person who understands the difficulties and pressures of working with a disability can be Click on […]

Welfare & Benefits Advice Sevices

Appeals Enquiries

Social Security Appeals, Medical Appeals & Dispute Resolution (Grievance & Disciplinary Procedures)


Criminal Record Checks - Most employers ask all job applicants to apply for a basic check during the recruitment process.

Welfare Advice

The Belfast Unemployed Resource Centre offers free independent quality advice and guidance.

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