Drop into a clinic for help with new batteries, ear mould tubing, cleaning and use advice and information on hearing loss. The Widdershins Centre, East Ave, Griffithstown, Pontypool. NP4 5AB 1st Wednesday of the month 10am – 12pm See attached for more details Hearing Aid Clinic for NHS at Age Connects Torfaen
Meeting places & support
A directory of support groups and meetings, regular events and courses brought to you by businesses that share our Vision; “to enable people affected by disabilities to exercise choice and control, to live independent lives, and to actively participate in society”.
The Flexible Dementia Respite Pilot is developing a new model of providing respite services, based on the needs of unpaid carers of a person with a diagnosis of a dementia, who are not currently receiving any respite to support a break from their caring role. For more information on what this entails and how they […]
The Integrated Autism Service in Cwmbran invites you to a weekly Autism social group from Tuesday 15th January. Meet others on the Spectrum to socialise and make friends. For more details click on the link below Autism Social Group . Mount Pleasant Old Cwmbran or join one of their Drop In sessions where you can […]
A self supporting group that helps one another to improve personal well-being through varied guided meditations which are supported by projected relaxing imagery. Informal chat and a cuppa to end. See Headspace meditation sessions for more information and contact details.
Are you struggling to find suitable accommodation, to set up or to manage your home? Do you need help with budgeting, accessing benefits and managing your money? Is your mental health making it difficult to cope with day to day living? Open access sessions are being held at the locations in the poster below… MIND […]
Being an unpaid carer can sometimes be challenging, upsetting, isolating and often life changing. Having someone to talk to can make a huge difference, especially if that someone understands what you’re going through. Are you a carer or ex carer that could support another carer? If you think that you could support another carer please […]
Working with and for children and young people with disabilities and their families in Herefordshire and South Shropshire. They provide opportunities for children and young people with disabilities/additional needs aged 0-25 and provide support for a wide range of needs on an individual level in safe and stimulating environments. For more information on where these […]
Exercises to help with everyday living. Seated, standing or using a chair as support, suitable for all ages and abilities. Every other Tuesday from 6th Feb, 10 -10.45am – Leominster Sports and Social Club Fridays’s 10 -11am – Green Lane Methodist Church Hall, Leominster Contact Mandy for more information 01544 387 958, 07538 218273 or […]
A new fun dance class suitable for individuals with support needs. Held at Hereford Leisure Centre Tuesdays: 1.to 2.15pm Cost: £2.20 per class (enabler is free and will be responsible for ensuring that the customer is fully supported during the class) To book please call: 01432 278178
Offering a full range of wellbeing activities, training, workshops and socialising. See download below for what’s on.
Offering a range of activities from wellbeing groups, training, workshops and social activities.
A support group offering advice, talks, advocacy and social opportunities to those with skin conditions, family and carers brought to you by dermatology patients.
Drop-in sessions for Autistic persons and their carers. If you would like to come along and discuss what matters to you then please drop-in and talk to the team about how ASD affects you and your family. Dates and times can be found in the attached document: Autism Support Autumn Drop In session – Gwent […]
Alzheimers Society – Learning Disability & Dementia 12 month innovation funded project The aim is the raise awareness and increase understanding of dementia and people living with learning disability Explore ways to help sustain and maintain chosen lifestyle, wherever home is. Support planning for changes that become necessary while it is easier for the person […]
Social group who have a range of social occasions in their programme to offer support, information. Meetings take place on the 2nd Wednesday of every month at 7.30pm light refreshments are provided. Please click on download for further information.
Lets Talk are hosting peer support groups for people experiencing mental health problems for them and their carers. Tea and cake are provided Come along, chat, make new friends and learn new things. ***2pm-4pm EVERY 2nd WEDNESDAY of the month**** For further information please call 01633 288440 or email firstname.lastname@example.org Please click on download.
Dewis Centre for Independent Living are providing a free of charge advocacy service for adults aged 18 and over (or 16 and over in transition) who are ordinarily resident in the ABUHB area who: Have a mental health issue Are at risk of developing a mental health issue Are caring for someone with a mental […]