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4Winds User Led Association

Cardiff & the Vale Voluntary Sector – User Led Group. Registered Charity No. 1071770 Summary of aims & objectives: To promote the recovery of people experiencing mental health difficulties so that individuals can lead fulfilling lives within the community. To provide a safe, warm, welcoming space with access to opportunities for social contact and peer […]

Action on Hearing Loss Cymru

All Wales Voluntary sector. Registered Charity No. 207720 Summary of aims & objectives: We help people confronting deafness, tinnitus, and hearing loss to live the life they choose. We enable them to take control of their lives and remove the barriers in their way. Services: Services include: ATC – Access, Training and Consultancy Service Care […]

All Youth Matters

Vale of Glamorgan and surrounding area Registered Charity No. 1092495 Summary of Aims & Objectives: All Youth Matters (formerly Penarth Youth Project) exists to provide a high-quality, friendly service for young people which aims to enhance the quality of life of young people of all abilities, cultures and backgrounds to enable these young people to […]

Alzheimer’s Society (South East Wales Locality)

Cardiff, Vale of Glamorgan, Merthyr Tydfil, Rhondda Cynon Taf. Registered Charity No. 296645 Summary of aims & objectives:  Alzheimer’s Society is the UK ‘s leading support and research charity for people with dementia, their families and carers. Alzheimer’s Society champions the rights of people living with dementia and the millions of people who care for […]

Amber Project (Church Army)

Cardiff, the Vale of Glamorgan and surrounding areas. Registered Charity No. 226226 Summary of aims & objectives: The Amber Project, which is based in Cardiff City Centre, works with young people aged 14-25 who have experience of self-harm. Services: The project offers both individual and group support, including: Counselling One-to-One Support Theatre Workshops Activity Based […]

Atal y Fro (formerly Women’s Aid, Vale of Glamorgan)

Vale of Glamorgan Registered Charity No. 1034188 Summary of aims & objectives: Atal Y Fro is a unique organisation dedicated to the elimination of domestic abuse. We do this by:- Sustaining and developing work relations with partners & stakeholders Raising awareness, informing and educating communities in the Vale on Domestic Abuse, its causes, consequences and […]

Barnardo’s Cymru – Cardiff & Vale Locality services

Cardiff & Vale National Organisation Registered Charity No. 216250 Summary of aims & objectives: Barnardo’s has 23 services operational across Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan. These services all work to meet the needs of vulnerable children, young people and families living in the geographic remit of these two Local Authorities, providing support via a […]

Bawso

Wales Registered Charity No. 1084854. Company No. 3152590. Summary of aims & objectives: Bawso delivers specialist services to people from Black and Ethnic Minority (BME) backgrounds. Bawso’s aims are: To provide generic and specialist services including the provision of temporary accommodation in Wales for those suffering from domestic abuse and all forms of violence; To […]

Breathe – a Gofal Project

Cardiff Registered Charity No. 1000889 Summary of aims & objectives: Breathe is a counselling and wellbeing space in the heart of Cardiff, offering counselling services, CBT, therapies & mental health workplace training – created by the Mental Health Charity Gofal. Our qualified counsellors specialise in a range of approaches and all are registered with either BACP […]

Cardiff Institute for the Blind

Part of RNIB Group Cardiff Registered Charity No. 214131 Summary of aims & objectives: Cardiff Institute for the Blind supports and empowers blind and partially sighted people to maintain or improve their physical and emotional wellbeing, live independent and fulfilled lives thus enabling participation in the wider community. Services: Support groups and social clubs Computer […]

Cardiff Mind Ltd

Area Covered: Cardiff residents only Voluntary Sector Agency No.1020633 Mission Statement and Aims: Cardiff Mind promotes positive mental wellbeing through empowering and supporting people to access opportunities to give them independence and quality of life. Aims To provide services that place the consumer at their centre and that enable the consumer to discover and realise […]
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Cardiff People First

Cardiff Registered Charity No. 1109221 Summary of aims and objectives: We are run by and for people with a learning disability in Cardiff and we speak up for ourselves. We stand up for our rights and campaign to change attitudes, get better services and enjoy more opportunities. Services: Training courses and consultations for other organisations […]

Cardiff Third Sector Council

Cardiff Registered Charity No. 1068623 Summary of aims & objectives: Cardiff Third Sector Council (C3SC) is the umbrella organisation that promotes, supports and represents the voluntary sector in Cardiff. We provide services, support, training and advice to local charities, voluntary organisations, community groups and social enterprises, and foster relationships within the sector and between the […]
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cavamh – Nexus: carer & service user involvement in older people’s mental health

Cardiff & Vale Project managed by cavamh. Registered Charity No. 1148312. Company No. 8000094. Summary of aims & objectives: “Carer and service user involvement in older people’s mental health services” Nexus is a project, managed by cavamh, set up to involve people who use older people’s mental health services (where possible) and their informal carers […]

cavamh – Sefyll

Cardiff & the Vale Project managed by cavamh. Registered Charity No. 1148313 Company No. 8000094 Summary of aims & objectives: “Creating positive change in mental health services by involving and utilising the expertise of the people who use them” Sefyll is a project, managed by cavamh, set up to involve people who use adult mental […]

cavamh (Cardiff and Vale Action for Mental Health)

Cardiff & the Vale Local Mental Health Development Service. Registered Charity No. 1148312. Company No. 8000094 Summary of aims & objectives: Cavamh works to progress mental health services by service user, carer and voluntary sector involvement, through networking, liaison with planners, providers and commissioners, and providing information, training and developmental support for organisations and service […]

DEWIS Centre for Independent Living

Vale of Glamorgan. Also Rhondda Cynon Taff, Merthyr Tydfil, Cardiff Registered Charity No. 1098229 Aims & Objectives: Supporting the independent lifestyle of disabled people Wales. Services: Direct Payments Support Managaed accounts Payroll services Training Advocacy – Newport, Conwy, Pembrokeshire, Denbighshire, Powys, Rhondda Cynon Taff Referrals: Social worker referral / self referral Contact: Amber House, Upper […]

Glamorgan Voluntary Services (GVS)

Vale of Glamorgan (some Vale and Cardiff service areas covered) Voluntary organisation. Registered Charity No. 1163193. Company No. 9517850. Summary of aims & objectives: GVS is an independent charity and has a flourishing membership of voluntary and community organisations active in the Vale of Glamorgan. We help to improve the quality of life of people […]

Hafal

Wales wide Voluntary Sector. Registered Charity No. 1093747. Summary of aims & objectives:  To support individuals and families coping with, and recovering from serious mental illness by providing information, advice and practical support. Services: Information and Advice Employment and Training services Housing (North and West Wales) Resource / Drop in Centres Carer services User led […]

Hafal (Cardiff and Vale)

Cardiff and Vale Voluntary sector. Summary of aims & objectives: To support individuals and families coping with, and recovering from serious mental illness by providing information, advice and practical support. Services: Hafal delivers a range of services to people with serious mental health illness and their families including: Employment and Vocational Training – at both […]

Inroads Wellbeing Institute

Cardiff Registered Charity No. 1055701 Summary of aims & objectives: We are committed to promoting health and wellbeing for all. We aim to offer a confidential service, providing advice, support, information and counselling, to those affected by substance use/misuse (including family and friends) in the Vale of Glamorgan and Cardiff. Services: Opening hours: 9.30am-5pm, Monday […]

Llamau Women’s Services

Cardiff Voluntary Organisation Summary of aims & objectives:  Women’s Services is the women-only arm of Llamau’s supported housing. It offers advice, assistance and provides safe supported accommodation. Women’s Services is aimed at females over 16 years old who are homeless or threatened with homelessness and do not have children living with them. Services: Supported temporary […]

Mental Health Foundation – Wales

Wales Registered Charity No. 801130 Summary of aims & objectives: We are working towards a world with good mental health, and ending the inequalities that face people experiencing mental health problems, living with learning disabilities or reduced mental capacity. We develop and run research and delivery programmes across the UK that have, for more than […]

Mind in the Vale of Glamorgan

Vale of Glamorgan Voluntary Organisation. Registered Charity No. 1066411 Summary of aims & objectives: Mind in the Vale of Glamorgan aims to develop services which: Are based on the wishes, needs and rights of people who use the service Work to support and empower people with mental health problems Assist in developing ‘good practice’ in […]
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New Pathways

South Wales Voluntary Sector Charity No. 1029186 Summary of aims & objectives: To relieve the mental and physical distress of women, men, children or young people who have suffered rape, sexual abuse or trauma, or have been affected by sexual crime. We aim to promote education and research into the subject of Sexual Abuse and […]

NewLink Wales

Wales Voluntary sector. Registered Charity No. 1085545 Summary of aims & objectives: NewLink Wales is unique and innovative in providing specialist services to frontline agencies and organisations working to support substance misusers. NewLink Wales’ objectives are: To advance the education of the public in the causes and effects of substance misuse. To help in the […]

NSPCC

Cardiff & Vale National Charity. Registered Charity No. 216401 Summary of aims & objectives: See services below. Services: In CTRL (Children aged between 9 and 13 years): The adapted In Ctl offer is designed to provide children with tailored support based on their needs with the aim of reducing risk of online harm including grooming, […]

Parkinson’s UK Cymru

All of Wales Registered Charity No. 258197 Summary of Aims and Objectives: We are a part of the Parkinson’s UK national charity, our vision is to find a cure, and improve life for everyone affected by Parkinson’s. There are five key elements in what we do for all people affected by Parkinson’s: Research We fund […]

Race Equality First

Cardiff & the Vale Registered Charity No. 1143830 Summary of aims & objectives: Race Equality First is an independent charity and a race equality council. We work in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan to promote race equality. We offer a range of services including free confidential advice & support to victims of racial discrimination/racial […]

SNAP Cymru

Wales-wide Voluntary Sector Organisation Summary of aims & objectives: To advance the education of people with special educational needs / disability To provide information, advice and support to enable children, young people and their parents or guardians to participate fully in society and to assist them in their understanding of relevant legislation and participation in […]

Terrence Higgins Trust Cymru

South Wales Independent Voluntary Sector Summary of aims objectives: To reduce the spread of HIV and STIs and promote good sexual health To provide services which improve the health and quality of life of those affected To campaign for greater public understanding of the personal, social and medical impact of HIV and sexual ill health. […]

The Wallich

Cardiff & Vale Registered Charity No. 1004103. Summary of Aims & Objectives: We are The Wallich. We’re doing something about homelessness. We give vulnerable people the accommodation and support to live safer, happier, more independent lives and to become part of their communities. We believe that everyone deserves the right to a home, but more […]

Vale People First

Vale of Glamorgan User-led self advocacy organisation Aims & Objectives: Vale People First is a self advocacy organisation for and led by people with a learning disability that live, work or have a connection within Vale of Glamorgan. We strive for respect, changes and opportunities to become full and valued members of society. We provide […]

Voices from Care Cymru

Wales Wide Registered Charity No. 1108430 Summary of aims & objectives: Voices From Care’s aim is to improve outcomes for children and young people looked after and care leavers. We do this by providing the services listed below. Services: An Advice and Support Service directly to children and young people, including the provision of advocacy […]

Welsh Tenants

Wales Not for profit company limited by guarantee. Summary of Aims & Objectives: Core Values Every tenant has a right to a decent quality affordable home, this is portrayed in our mission statement, ‘A decent quality affordable home, is a right not a privilege’. We uphold the principles of the Human Rights Act 1988 in […]
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4Winds User Led Association

Cardiff & the Vale Voluntary Sector – User Led Group. Registered Charity No. 1071770 Summary of aims & objectives: To promote the recovery of people experiencing mental health difficulties so that individuals can lead fulfilling lives within the community. To provide a safe, warm, welcoming space with access to opportunities for social contact and peer […]
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Action on Hearing Loss Cymru

All Wales Voluntary sector. Registered Charity No. 207720 Summary of aims & objectives: We help people confronting deafness, tinnitus, and hearing loss to live the life they choose. We enable them to take control of their lives and remove the barriers in their way. Services: Services include: ATC – Access, Training and Consultancy Service Care […]
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All Youth Matters

Vale of Glamorgan and surrounding area Registered Charity No. 1092495 Summary of Aims & Objectives: All Youth Matters (formerly Penarth Youth Project) exists to provide a high-quality, friendly service for young people which aims to enhance the quality of life of young people of all abilities, cultures and backgrounds to enable these young people to […]
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Alzheimer’s Society (South East Wales Locality)

Cardiff, Vale of Glamorgan, Merthyr Tydfil, Rhondda Cynon Taf. Registered Charity No. 296645 Summary of aims & objectives:  Alzheimer’s Society is the UK ‘s leading support and research charity for people with dementia, their families and carers. Alzheimer’s Society champions the rights of people living with dementia and the millions of people who care for […]
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Amber Project (Church Army)

Cardiff, the Vale of Glamorgan and surrounding areas. Registered Charity No. 226226 Summary of aims & objectives: The Amber Project, which is based in Cardiff City Centre, works with young people aged 14-25 who have experience of self-harm. Services: The project offers both individual and group support, including: Counselling One-to-One Support Theatre Workshops Activity Based […]
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Atal y Fro (formerly Women’s Aid, Vale of Glamorgan)

Vale of Glamorgan Registered Charity No. 1034188 Summary of aims & objectives: Atal Y Fro is a unique organisation dedicated to the elimination of domestic abuse. We do this by:- Sustaining and developing work relations with partners & stakeholders Raising awareness, informing and educating communities in the Vale on Domestic Abuse, its causes, consequences and […]
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Barnardo’s Cymru – Cardiff & Vale Locality services

Cardiff & Vale National Organisation Registered Charity No. 216250 Summary of aims & objectives: Barnardo’s has 23 services operational across Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan. These services all work to meet the needs of vulnerable children, young people and families living in the geographic remit of these two Local Authorities, providing support via a […]
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Bawso

Wales Registered Charity No. 1084854. Company No. 3152590. Summary of aims & objectives: Bawso delivers specialist services to people from Black and Ethnic Minority (BME) backgrounds. Bawso’s aims are: To provide generic and specialist services including the provision of temporary accommodation in Wales for those suffering from domestic abuse and all forms of violence; To […]
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Breathe – a Gofal Project

Cardiff Registered Charity No. 1000889 Summary of aims & objectives: Breathe is a counselling and wellbeing space in the heart of Cardiff, offering counselling services, CBT, therapies & mental health workplace training – created by the Mental Health Charity Gofal. Our qualified counsellors specialise in a range of approaches and all are registered with either BACP […]
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Cardiff Institute for the Blind

Part of RNIB Group Cardiff Registered Charity No. 214131 Summary of aims & objectives: Cardiff Institute for the Blind supports and empowers blind and partially sighted people to maintain or improve their physical and emotional wellbeing, live independent and fulfilled lives thus enabling participation in the wider community. Services: Support groups and social clubs Computer […]
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Cardiff Mind Ltd

Area Covered: Cardiff residents only Voluntary Sector Agency No.1020633 Mission Statement and Aims: Cardiff Mind promotes positive mental wellbeing through empowering and supporting people to access opportunities to give them independence and quality of life. Aims To provide services that place the consumer at their centre and that enable the consumer to discover and realise […]
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Cardiff People First

Cardiff Registered Charity No. 1109221 Summary of aims and objectives: We are run by and for people with a learning disability in Cardiff and we speak up for ourselves. We stand up for our rights and campaign to change attitudes, get better services and enjoy more opportunities. Services: Training courses and consultations for other organisations […]
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Cardiff Third Sector Council

Cardiff Registered Charity No. 1068623 Summary of aims & objectives: Cardiff Third Sector Council (C3SC) is the umbrella organisation that promotes, supports and represents the voluntary sector in Cardiff. We provide services, support, training and advice to local charities, voluntary organisations, community groups and social enterprises, and foster relationships within the sector and between the […]
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cavamh – Nexus: carer & service user involvement in older people’s mental health

Cardiff & Vale Project managed by cavamh. Registered Charity No. 1148312. Company No. 8000094. Summary of aims & objectives: “Carer and service user involvement in older people’s mental health services” Nexus is a project, managed by cavamh, set up to involve people who use older people’s mental health services (where possible) and their informal carers […]
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cavamh – Sefyll

Cardiff & the Vale Project managed by cavamh. Registered Charity No. 1148313 Company No. 8000094 Summary of aims & objectives: “Creating positive change in mental health services by involving and utilising the expertise of the people who use them” Sefyll is a project, managed by cavamh, set up to involve people who use adult mental […]
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cavamh (Cardiff and Vale Action for Mental Health)

Cardiff & the Vale Local Mental Health Development Service. Registered Charity No. 1148312. Company No. 8000094 Summary of aims & objectives: Cavamh works to progress mental health services by service user, carer and voluntary sector involvement, through networking, liaison with planners, providers and commissioners, and providing information, training and developmental support for organisations and service […]
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DEWIS Centre for Independent Living

Vale of Glamorgan. Also Rhondda Cynon Taff, Merthyr Tydfil, Cardiff Registered Charity No. 1098229 Aims & Objectives: Supporting the independent lifestyle of disabled people Wales. Services: Direct Payments Support Managaed accounts Payroll services Training Advocacy – Newport, Conwy, Pembrokeshire, Denbighshire, Powys, Rhondda Cynon Taff Referrals: Social worker referral / self referral Contact: Amber House, Upper […]
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Glamorgan Voluntary Services (GVS)

Vale of Glamorgan (some Vale and Cardiff service areas covered) Voluntary organisation. Registered Charity No. 1163193. Company No. 9517850. Summary of aims & objectives: GVS is an independent charity and has a flourishing membership of voluntary and community organisations active in the Vale of Glamorgan. We help to improve the quality of life of people […]
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Hafal

Wales wide Voluntary Sector. Registered Charity No. 1093747. Summary of aims & objectives:  To support individuals and families coping with, and recovering from serious mental illness by providing information, advice and practical support. Services: Information and Advice Employment and Training services Housing (North and West Wales) Resource / Drop in Centres Carer services User led […]
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Hafal (Cardiff and Vale)

Cardiff and Vale Voluntary sector. Summary of aims & objectives: To support individuals and families coping with, and recovering from serious mental illness by providing information, advice and practical support. Services: Hafal delivers a range of services to people with serious mental health illness and their families including: Employment and Vocational Training – at both […]
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Inroads Wellbeing Institute

Cardiff Registered Charity No. 1055701 Summary of aims & objectives: We are committed to promoting health and wellbeing for all. We aim to offer a confidential service, providing advice, support, information and counselling, to those affected by substance use/misuse (including family and friends) in the Vale of Glamorgan and Cardiff. Services: Opening hours: 9.30am-5pm, Monday […]
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Llamau Women’s Services

Cardiff Voluntary Organisation Summary of aims & objectives:  Women’s Services is the women-only arm of Llamau’s supported housing. It offers advice, assistance and provides safe supported accommodation. Women’s Services is aimed at females over 16 years old who are homeless or threatened with homelessness and do not have children living with them. Services: Supported temporary […]
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Mental Health Foundation – Wales

Wales Registered Charity No. 801130 Summary of aims & objectives: We are working towards a world with good mental health, and ending the inequalities that face people experiencing mental health problems, living with learning disabilities or reduced mental capacity. We develop and run research and delivery programmes across the UK that have, for more than […]
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Mind in the Vale of Glamorgan

Vale of Glamorgan Voluntary Organisation. Registered Charity No. 1066411 Summary of aims & objectives: Mind in the Vale of Glamorgan aims to develop services which: Are based on the wishes, needs and rights of people who use the service Work to support and empower people with mental health problems Assist in developing ‘good practice’ in […]
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New Pathways

South Wales Voluntary Sector Charity No. 1029186 Summary of aims & objectives: To relieve the mental and physical distress of women, men, children or young people who have suffered rape, sexual abuse or trauma, or have been affected by sexual crime. We aim to promote education and research into the subject of Sexual Abuse and […]
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NewLink Wales

Wales Voluntary sector. Registered Charity No. 1085545 Summary of aims & objectives: NewLink Wales is unique and innovative in providing specialist services to frontline agencies and organisations working to support substance misusers. NewLink Wales’ objectives are: To advance the education of the public in the causes and effects of substance misuse. To help in the […]
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NSPCC

Cardiff & Vale National Charity. Registered Charity No. 216401 Summary of aims & objectives: See services below. Services: In CTRL (Children aged between 9 and 13 years): The adapted In Ctl offer is designed to provide children with tailored support based on their needs with the aim of reducing risk of online harm including grooming, […]
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Parkinson’s UK Cymru

All of Wales Registered Charity No. 258197 Summary of Aims and Objectives: We are a part of the Parkinson’s UK national charity, our vision is to find a cure, and improve life for everyone affected by Parkinson’s. There are five key elements in what we do for all people affected by Parkinson’s: Research We fund […]
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Race Equality First

Cardiff & the Vale Registered Charity No. 1143830 Summary of aims & objectives: Race Equality First is an independent charity and a race equality council. We work in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan to promote race equality. We offer a range of services including free confidential advice & support to victims of racial discrimination/racial […]
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SNAP Cymru

Wales-wide Voluntary Sector Organisation Summary of aims & objectives: To advance the education of people with special educational needs / disability To provide information, advice and support to enable children, young people and their parents or guardians to participate fully in society and to assist them in their understanding of relevant legislation and participation in […]
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Terrence Higgins Trust Cymru

South Wales Independent Voluntary Sector Summary of aims objectives: To reduce the spread of HIV and STIs and promote good sexual health To provide services which improve the health and quality of life of those affected To campaign for greater public understanding of the personal, social and medical impact of HIV and sexual ill health. […]
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The Wallich

Cardiff & Vale Registered Charity No. 1004103. Summary of Aims & Objectives: We are The Wallich. We’re doing something about homelessness. We give vulnerable people the accommodation and support to live safer, happier, more independent lives and to become part of their communities. We believe that everyone deserves the right to a home, but more […]
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Vale People First

Vale of Glamorgan User-led self advocacy organisation Aims & Objectives: Vale People First is a self advocacy organisation for and led by people with a learning disability that live, work or have a connection within Vale of Glamorgan. We strive for respect, changes and opportunities to become full and valued members of society. We provide […]
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Voices from Care Cymru

Wales Wide Registered Charity No. 1108430 Summary of aims & objectives: Voices From Care’s aim is to improve outcomes for children and young people looked after and care leavers. We do this by providing the services listed below. Services: An Advice and Support Service directly to children and young people, including the provision of advocacy […]
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Welsh Tenants

Wales Not for profit company limited by guarantee. Summary of Aims & Objectives: Core Values Every tenant has a right to a decent quality affordable home, this is portrayed in our mission statement, ‘A decent quality affordable home, is a right not a privilege’. We uphold the principles of the Human Rights Act 1988 in […]
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