Helping organisations
Improving peoples lives
01597 822 191

Hafal Recruiting Volunteers from Mid and West Wales to become Appropriate Adults


When a vulnerable person is arrested, they need an Appropriate Adult to support them in Custody

Hafal is recruiting volunteers from Mid and West Wales to become Appropriate Adults

What does an Appropriate Adult (AA) do?

  • Supports, advises and assists vulnerable detainees in Custody
  • Ensures the police act fairly, respecting the Detained Person's rights
  • Aids communication between the DP, Police and others

Benefits of becoming an Appropriate Adult

  • Flexible working (24/7)
  • Full training provided
  • Agored accredited
  • Improves careers prospects
  • Rewarding experiences


2 days to be attended

Ponthafren Association, longbridge Street, Newtown, Powys SY16 2DY

Tuesday 9th May and Tuesday 16th May 2017

10.30am and 3.30pm

If you are interested in becoming an AA please contact Cathy Snell on 01792 816600 or email: 



20 April 2017 14:13

join PAVO

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

@PAVO Tweets @PAVOTweets

Powys Volunteer Centre Application Form So, you are thinking of volunteering? We provide a free matching...

Ffurflen Gais Canolfan Gwirfoddoli Powys ’Dach chi’n ystyried gwirfoddoli? Gallwn gynnig gwasanaeth paru am ddim...

Last chance this week to sponsor an award in 2018 Urdd Eisteddfod in Brecon& Radnorshire! @PAVOtweets @orielcric @hayfestival @GreenManFest

Click to search for community and voluntary organisations within Powys

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

Click here to tell us what you think of our services
Third Sector Support Wales
PAVO is a member of Third Sector Support Wales