Diverse Cymru

Address: 307-315 Cowbridge Road East, Canton, Cardiff CF5 1JD
Telephone: 029 2036 8888

Diverse Cymru is a unique Welsh charity committed to supporting people faced with inequality and discrimination because of age, disability, gender identity and reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or beliefs, sex and sexual orientation.

Services include

  • Advice around welfare and benefits that helps people get the support they need
  • Direct payments services that let people receiving social services care choose and manage the support that best suits their needs.
  • Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) Mental Health project which provides a recovery based project for BME people living in Cardiff & Vale of Glamorgan. We take a holistic approach, use focused methods that promote recovery, empowerment and independent living in the community. We aim to improve understanding about mental health and the barriers that these communities face in accessing support and services.
  •  BME Mental Health Volunteer and Engagement Programme - Diverse Cymru are always looking for skilled and enthusiastic volunteers to help us deliver and promote our services. Male and Female volunteers are welcome to support members of the Black and Ethnic Minority (BME) community to fulfil their potential and recover from mental ill health.
  • Volunteer Roles – Befriending, Community Champions and Peer Support, 
  • Engagement opportunities – Service User and Carer Forum.
  • Policy, Engagement and Training: Diverse Cymru is a specialist provider of equality and diversity consultancy and training courses.

Our different projects have different ways of referring; please get in touch to speak to one of our team who will guide you through the process.

Last Updated: November 2019
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