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Voluntary Sector news 21.5.2020

Planning for the first steps to recovery – we need your views

The GVS Team are in regular discussions with colleagues at Vale of Glamorgan Council, Cardiff & Vale University Health Board, WCVA and Welsh Government and it’s vital that we share a comprehensive representation of the Third Sector position in the Vale of Glamorgan. We would appreciate it if you could complete the questionnaire by Friday the 5th June 2020. Read more

COVID19 – Services offered by supermarkets for elderly, disabled, vulnerable people, carers and key workers – May 2020

Information on services offered by supermarkets Read more

COVID19 Support for Shielding People FAQs for Third Sector organisations

Local authorities, Welsh Government and the third sector are working together to deliver support to protect shielding people. We recognise the significant effort all are putting into establishing new arrangements. Read more

Directory of Third Sector Services

This briefing provides information about third sector front line services, and helplines, which can support people during the Covid-19 crisis. It also includes information about other services and community hubs.  Please note that this briefing is for health, social care and third sector staff. Read more

Organisations’ work together to improve unpaid carers’ access to medicines across Wales during the COVID-19 pandemic

Organisations’ work together to improve unpaid carers’ access to medicines across Wales during the COVID-19 pandemic Carers Trust Wales and Carers Wales in partnership with the Royal Pharmaceutical Society, Community Pharmacy Wales and Welsh Government, has developed a suite of resources to support unpaid carers – those who provide support to a friend or family member who due to illness, disability, a mental health condition or an addiction cannot cope without their support – to be better able to access essential medicines during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more

Big news! Platfform’s new young people’s website

Big news! Platfform’s new young people’s website From Platfform. By Young People. For Mental Health. We’re really excited to be able to announce the launch of Platfform’s website and resources for young people: Platfform 4YP. Read more

Welcome to ‘StormWCB’, Wales Council of the Blind’s quarterly newsletter for young adults

This edition features: VI Rugby with Cardiff Blues, things to do during lockdown, dance, karate, employment tips and more! Read more

Workforce Development Analsyis for Cardiff & Vale APB

“Cardiff and Vale Area Planning Board have commissioned Training & Consultancy company Kinbee to ascertain the training and development needs of people who work within services in the area and may come into contact with people using drugs and/ or alcohol. Read more

Re-engage (formerly Contact the Elderly) call companions service

In response to the COVID-19 crisis, at Re-engage (formerly Contact the Elderly) we have suspended our regular social gatherings and have created a new service for older people called call companions. Read more

Welcome to ‘Sylw’, Wales Council of the Blind’s e-bulletin.

WCB News The latest edition of the newsletter from WCB’s Storm project is available: http://www.wcb-ccd.org.uk/single_post.php?var=3174 Read more

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