Who’s helping to promote Health and Wellbeing?

Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) Wales

Action on Smoking & Health (ASH) Wales is the leading voluntary organisation in Wales tackling tobacco use. Our main aim is to achieve a reduction in and eventual elimination of the health problems associated with smoking and tobacco use.

For further information telephone 029 2049 0621

http://www.ashwales.org.uk/

 

Add to your Life free online health check for 50+

If you are 50 or over, addtoyourlife.co.uk is a free online health check from NHS Wales to help you make informed decisions about your health and wellbeing. It can help you improve your physical and mental health, and point you towards other sources of support.

https://addtoyourlife.wales.nhs.uk/intro.cfm?lang=en

 

Alcohol Concern Cymru

Alcohol Concern Cymru is working to ensure more people in Wales understand more about alcohol and what is sensible drinking. We challenge the drinks industry marketing and pricing practices, and with support from the Welsh Government we aim to reduce the harm caused by alcohol in Wales.

http://www.alcoholconcern.org.uk/projects/alcohol-concern-cymru

 

Communities First is a Vale of Glamorgan led, Welsh Government funded anti-poverty programme.

In partnership with other local services we aim to improve the health, learning and prosperity of residents in parts of the following areas of Barry:

  • Buttrills
  • Cadoc
  • Castleland
  • Court
  • Gibbonsdown 

Telephone: 01446 709432

http://www.valeofglamorgan.gov.uk/en/working/regeneration/Communities-First/Communities-First.aspx

 

Pedal Power

We’re a charity based in Cardiff that encourages and enables children and adults of all ages and abilities to experience the benefits of cycling. We strive to remove the barriers to cycling that many people face and work to a key set of values.

http://www.cardiffpedalpower.org/

 

Stop Smoking Wales

Please find below information on how clients can book and enquire about clinics in their local area:   

 

Valeways

Valeways is a volunteer based project for the maintenance, protection, preservation and promotion of public rights of way in the Vale of Glamorgan.  They offer a range of walks, some of which are guided.

Telephone: 01446 749000

Email: info@valeways.org.uk

http://valeways.org.uk/