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With your help, we can End Youth Homelessness in Wales

We believe that no young person in Wales should ever have to be homeless, but every year more than 150,000 young people in the UK ask for help with homelessness - thousands of them are in Wales. They're sleeping on sofas, in cars or, worse still, with strangers.

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Free Workshops looking at Restorative Engagement

The Restorative Approaches Family Engagement Project is a Welsh Government funded project run by Tros Gynnal Plant. Over the last two and a half years we have delivered free training in Restorative Engagement to Third Sector organisations across Wales. The project is running until the end of September and that we are available to deliver free “taster” workshops to Third Sector and statutory organisations until the end of the project.

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LIBOR Fund Opens

The funding is for charitable projects that will support the UK’s Armed Forces and Emergency Services communities across the UK. The deadline for applications is 25 August 2017 (noon).

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GVS and Action For Elders

GVS and Action For Elders recently worked together to organise a workshop looking at services for older people in the Vale. The workshop was held in Golau Caredig in Barry and was attended by third sector, health and social care staff.

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Women Connect First

Our mission is to empower and improve the lives of disadvantaged BME women and communities in South Wales and to help them realise their full potential, and make a positive contribution to Welsh Society.

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Tour De Wales fundraising challenge for local charity

On Thursday 13th July 2017, we will be commencing a 4 day cycle ride from North to South Wales to raise monies for Care & Repair Cardiff and the Vale. Starting in Holyhead, we will be following the 250+ mile Lon Las Cymru cycle route all the way to Cardiff Bay.

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Free Peer Moving On In My Recovery Course

Recovery Cymru will be holding a free 12 week course which will focus on different areas of life such as: Shutting the door to relapse, Protecting My Mental Wellbeing, Avoiding the Downward Spiral of Low Mood, Coping with Anxiety & Stigma, Being Me, My Next Steps in Recovery ……..and much more

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