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Archive 2018

Seventh GDPR briefing session arranged by GVS

Due to unprecedented demand (all 6 sessions are sold out), we are arranging another session to look at GDPR as follows:- Thursday, April 26th 2018 – 10am to 12.00 noon Barry Community Enterprise Centre, Skomer Road, BARRY CF62 9DA Cost: £10.00 including light refreshments The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is due to come into force on 25 May 2018.

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Domestic Abuse of Older People

The Older People’s Commissioner for Wales has updated their posters which now refer to the ‘Live Fear Free’ helpline rather than ’24-hour Wales Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence Helpline’.

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Masaf-Lin Conference 22 March 2018

The Masaf-Lin (Multi-Agency Strength and Asset Focused Learning Information Network) conference is a multi-agency approach as an opportunity to bring together different sectors and like-minded professionals who want to develop and progress strength based working practices.

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5 Ways to show Your Heart some Love

February is National Heart Month so this Valentine’s Day, why not start showing your own heart some love by making a healthy lifestyle change. Making these healthy choices will make your heart healthier; here are our top 5 picks!

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Non-Emergency Patient Transport

A report published today by the Board of Community Health Councils (CHCs) in Wales highlights the improvements needed in the provision of non-emergency patient transport across Wales.

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Holocaust Memorial Day exhibition in the Vale

An exhibition to commemorate this year’s Holocaust Memorial Day is on display at Barry’s Art Central. Artists Michal Iwanowski and Thairien King have created The Power of Words and shown how words can impact, influence and make a difference to our lives.

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