Regional Developments and the Third Sector

An opportunity to discuss how best to support and enable the involvement of third sector organisations in regional activity across Mid and West Wales

Thursday 21st May 2015 10am to 1pm at Llandybie Memorial Hall, Carmarthenshire.

You are invited to join a round table discussion to consider the best way to represent third sector organisations on regional partnerships across a wide range of policy areas including health, social care & well-being; learning & skills; community safety; and children & families.

The meeting is being organised by the County Voluntary Councils in Powys, Ceredigion, Carmarthenshire and Pembrokeshire working collaboratively as ‘Third Sector Support – Mid & West Wales’.

Confirm attendance with Annie Watkins at tel: 01597 822191


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