Third Sector Health Powys News

Age UK Service Update

All the latest services from Age Cymru

Young Onset Dementia Awareness

Are you aware that dementia is a disease that doesn't just affect older people? Dementia affects 42,000 people under the age of 65 in the UK.

New FREE service launched to support Powys veterans in later life

Veterans Information & Advice (I&A) is a new service delivering financial, practical and wellbeing support for Powys military veterans, their...

Kaleidoscope Project Opening Hours

As of Tuesday 7 July, Kaleidoscope will be partially opening it’s office doors on a part time basis. Services will only be offered on an appointment...

Social Distancing # WorldUpsideDown campaign launch!

Blind and partially sighted people are used to navigating a complicated world. But coronavirus has turned the world upside down. As lockdown eases,...

Centre of Sign Sound COVID 19 Update

COS are continuing to support people remotely, read on for more details of their services and their latest newsletter.

Need to talk about Cancer?

Macmillan are available to support you with their Telephone Buddies service.

Care For a Cuppa?

Carers Wales weekly Care for a Cuppa open sessions are available to all unpaid carers, to join in and chat to other carers, find out about other...

Carers Wales Seeking unpaid carers involvement

As a membership charity for unpaid carers, Carers Wales works to make life better for carers across Wales.

Problem Gambling and Hidden Harm for Women.

GamCare have switched to remote working and are running most of their activities as normal, with some minor adjustments

New Caring with Cancer Group

Following feedback from recent Carers Forums, the first Caring with Cancer group for Carers aged 18+ is being held in Powys.

Substance Dependence and COVID 19

Kaleidoscope have reported that drug and alcohol addiction referrals have fallen by 57% during the coronavirus pandemic,, read the lived experience of...

Need to Talk About Cancer?

If you need to talk about your cancer, Macmillan Telephone Buddies are here to listen. With a weekly call from one of our Telephone Buddies, you don’t...

Social Prescribing in South Powys

We know that coronavirus is causing stress and worry for lots of people and for some, social prescribing, could be the answer.

COVID-19 & Dementia - Frequently asked questions and useful organisations.

Commonly-asked questions (FAQs) from people affected by dementia, as well as a list of organisations that can provide information and advice during...

Macmillan continued support during COVID 19

Macmillan understand that people are worried about coronavirus (COVID-19). If you have cancer, you might be worried about how coronavirus affects you....

Deaf Awareness for community groups supporting people due to Covid-19

Working in partnership with the British Deaf Association, Deaf Hub (Wales) are offering any community groups/organisations that are working in the...

A Message from Carers UK

At this unprecedented time our support for our carers in the community is more crucial than ever.

WCVA News w/c 9th March '20

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It's time to Take Ovar...

Question: Which cancer is often mistaken for IBS, often goes undetected and can affect women of all ages?

WCVA News w/c 2nd March '20

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WCVA News w/c 17th Feb 2020

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Measuring the Mountain - now recruiting for Citizens’ Jury 2020!

Measuring the Mountain will host its second Citizens' Jury at Cardiff City Stadium, from May 18th to May 22nd 2020 and they are looking for people to...

Support for Access to Work Coaching in the Work Place Needed.

3SC are looking to recruit new coaches and assessors for their key employment wellbeing and health programmes.

WCVA News w/c 10th Feb 2020

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Powys Arthritis Support Group

Do you know someone living in the Brecon area who would benefit from an arthritis support group?

WCVA News w/c 3rd Feb

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Small Health Grants Scheme Now Live!

Grants are available to PAVO members that focus on health prevention and promotion and promoting / maintaining independence.

Minimum Pricing for Alcohol in Wales

Minimum pricing for alcohol is being introduced in Wales on 2 March 2020

New Community Shopping Bus

RVS are now taking referrals for a community shopping bus which will operate each Tuesday and cover Llandrindod Wells and out towards Howie.

WCVA News w/c 27th January

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Sharing power - in the planning and reviewing of services.

Did you miss our PAVO Shared Power training at the end of last year?

WCVA News w/c 20th January

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Minimum Pricing for Alcohol Consequences.

Last year Welsh government announced plans to introduce a minimum price per unit of alcohol. The potential for people to switch from alcohol to...

WCVA News w/c 13th January

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Social Value Forum & Third Sector Service Provider Forum

An invitation to join us in the next Social Value Forum and Third Sector Service provider meeting.

Brecon Food Bank Christmas Opening

Please be aware of the Christmas Opening hours for Brecon Food Bank.

WCVA News

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Employment Support for people with Sensory Loss

JobSense is a 3 year project funded by WEFO delivered in partnership with Centre of Sign-Sight-Sound (COS), Action on Hearing Loss Cymru and Elite...

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Highly acclaimed author and dementia design architect is coming to town...

Ever wondered how good design can help you to live well with dementia???

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Rebuilding Lives After Stroke

Do you support someone living with stroke?

Finding the Help You Need.

PAVO offer a Community Connector and Befriending service. Our Connectors work with you to access the right services, support and information....

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Roll Up, Roll Up, Art Auction for Local Food Bank

On October 26th Brecon Foodbank will be holding an art auction at The Neuadd, Christ College, viewing beginning at 5.45pm, auction at 7pm, in order to...

WCVA News

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"Contact the Elderly" has been renamed.....

Contact the Elderly is now Re-engage

 

It is a big decision, changing a name. And a decision not to be taken lightly. But when it becomes clear...

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Action on Elder Abuse

Action on Elder Abuse is currently gathering information about awareness of elder abuse and has a short online survey. Please take some time to...

Do you love your liver?

Thousands of people are at risk of liver disease but do not know it because the symptoms are not obvious–over 75% of people with liver disease are...

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WCVA Newsletter w/c 16th Sept'19

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Advance Care Planning Champions Training - 12th November 2019

PTHB successfully launched ‘My Life, My Wishes,’ across Powys in Byw Nawr/Dying Matters Week in May2019 with many amazing events and conversations....

WCVA Newsletter w/c 9th Sept '19

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Making The Most of your Contacts Webinar

People do business with people, not organisations. To make things happen we have to not only make contact, but also build relationships of trust. They...

WCVA Newsletter w/c 26th August'19

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Centre for Ageing and Dementia Research Conference 2019

An invitation to attend the Annual Conference, which will be held in Aberystwyth Arts Centre on Tuesday 1st October 2019 from 9.30am.

Adnodd Newydd - Taflen Cymorth Iechyd Meddwl Gwasanaeth Ambiwlans Cymru ‘Dwyt ti ddim ar dy ben dy hun’

Mae Taflen Iechyd Meddwl Gwasanaeth Ambiwlans Cymru o’r enw ‘Dwyt ti ddim ar dy ben dy hun’, bellach ar gael, gan roi ystod o Llinellau Cymorth Iechyd...

New Resource – Welsh Ambulance Service Mental Health Signposting Leaflet ‘You are not alone’

The Welsh Ambulance Service Mental Health Leaflet entitled ‘You are not alone’, is now available, giving a range of Mental Health Support Helplines....

New plan to tackle substance misuse in Wales launched

Tackling substance misuse amongst the homeless and prisoners and dealing with mental health issues associated with addiction are some of the aims of a...

New NEST Eligibility Criteria

Good news for Winter warmth.

Free Fundraising Coaching Support for Charities

Are you a charity in Wales with an income of up to £100,000?

Where to find us

Llandrindod Wells Office

Unit 30
Ddole Road Industrial Estate
Llandrindod Wells
Powys
LD1 6DF

01597 822 191

Newtown Office

Plas Dolerw
Milford Road
Newtown
Powys
SY16 2EH

01686 626 220

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