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Children & Families Blog

Keep up to date with news around services for Children & Families by checking out the Network Blog at:

It will help to keep you up to date with the very latest information about conferences, events and training for those working with families, events and services available for families, consultations and current surveys to take part in plans for developing services for children and families across Powys and Wales.

Need information to help plan services for Children and Young People in Powys?

Powys Statistics: about your area

Access statistics from the latest Census in your area. You can also find statistics from other sources covering: crime, economy, health, welfare and employment.

Powys 50 Key Facts

A compendium of key statistics for Powys County Council strategic planning.

Public Health Childhood Measure

Children & Young People Wellbeing Monitor for Wales 2015

Childcare Sufficiency Assessment

View the 2014 Childcare Sufficiency Assessment Summary Report here


Play Sufficiency Assessment

Powys CSA 2015 Review

SkillsActive - required qualifiactions for the Playwork sector

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UNCRC articles

One Powys Plan

Working on a multi-agency basis?

Aligning your organisation to the policies and plans developed by Children and Young Peoples Partnership:

  • Safeguarding
  • Information sharing
  • Participation/Engagement
  • Team Around the Family
  • Workforce development
  • Welsh language
  • Play

To find out more click here

Powys Play Pledge

Powys Play Pledge: A Charter for Play

Playful Powys Consultation

The Play in Powys Partnership recently conducted an extensive consultation into local play opportunities and the wider framework of services for children and young people across Powys.

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All voluntary organisations and community groups in Powys are invited to become members of PAVO. Membership is Free ... find out more

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Powys Voluntary Sector

Find information here about the 4,000+ voluntary organisations in Powys including how to access the Info-engine database


PAVO provides training courses on all aspects of running community groups and voluntary organisations ... find out more

Powys Transport Training Agency provides transport related training courses and information ... find out more

Powys Mental Health Team

The Powys Mental Health Team provides information, support, representation networks, advice and training to the Third Sector on any aspect of mental health services in Powys ... find out more

Children and Young People

A network for organisations and groups who support, help, play and work with children, young people and their families, helping them to share good practice, work together and link to the CYP Partnership ... find out more

Health, Social Care & Wellbeing

Have your say and keep informed about how the Third Sector contributes to Health and Social Care services in Powys ... find out more

Community Transport

Community Transport meets the transport needs of communities where these needs are not or cannot be adequately met by public and/or commercial transport ... find out more

Community Development

PAVO's team of Development Officers can provide you with practical support to help develop your community group or voluntary group and its activities ... find out more

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