Newport Women’s Aid merge with Cyfannol Women’s Aid

Cyfannol Women’s Aid are delighted to announce that Newport Women’s Aid has formally merged into their charity. Newport’s VAWDASV support services will continue to be delivered from their existing Stow Hill office, adding a Newport base alongside Cyfannol’s sites in Torfaen, Monmouthshire and Blaenau Gwent. The team at Cyfannol are excited to move forward with a greater

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Domestic Abuse Awareness Open Course

Welsh Women’s Aid is running an open, CPD-accredited course for everyone who would like to enhance their knowledge on domestic violence. Course overview: Domestic Abuse Awareness course is a one day course for everyone who wants to learn how to recognise and respond to signs of domestic abuse more effectively and in a sensitive manner.

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Forty Voices, Forty Years: Launch of exhibition at St Fagans celebrating the Women’s Aid movement in Wales

Welsh Women’s Aid launches the Forty Voices, Forty Years final exhibition, which recalls and celebrates the significant change created by women in Welsh society since 1978, when the movement was founded to challenge and prevent domestic abuse in Wales. A year of activities and events has culminated in this exhibition, which profiles the memories and stories from

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Cardiff ‘Live Loud’ project overview

What is the ‘Live Loud’ project? ’Live Loud’ involves the development and delivery of a fortnightly communication support group for people with Parkinson’s living in the Cardiff and Vale Local Health Board area who have a Parkinson’s related communication impairment. It will focus on supporting individuals to improve their speech by practising their voice in

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Hafal to merge with carers’ charity Crossroads Care Mid & West Wales

Welsh mental health charity Hafal has announced that it is joining up with carers’ charity Crossroads Mid & West Wales to form one organisation.  The two charities are already working closely together and propose to merge formally on 1 April 2017. Hafal is a member-led mental health charity providing progressive, recovery-focused services for mental health

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