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Sharing events, news, articles and items of interest from other 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”.

This area of our website focuses on where you can meet peers, make new friends, get support, join groups, get more information about disabilities, gain awareness or see all the work that goes on in the greater community.

If you are looking for more frequent support or regular groups check out the meeting places and support listings from the menu on the left.

Aspire Monday Club

Join in the fun with Aspire Monday Club on 6th August. They are offering Games and Skittles from 10 am to 3pm and their Summer Party from 7pm to 9pm with Disco, buffet and lots of fun: wear a hat, wig or something else to adorn your head (prebooking required for the party). Get in […]

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Hope – Macmillans Self Management Programme

If you have or have had a cancer diagnosis, our free HOPE programme designed to help with the emotional impact of cancer, is taking place in Newport.  The programme runs on Thursday 28th June and Thursday 12 July from 10am to 4.15 each day, with a followup day on Thursday 23 August from 11 to […]

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Age Cymru – have your say

Reserve your place to have you say on Isolation and loneliness, health and social care and transport issues for over 50’s.  Refreshments and a buffet will be included.

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Gardening for Wellbeing – Madley Plants

Join Ben Poulter, a local garden designer, for a talk about Gardening for Wellbeing from a dementia friendly garden. There will be a memory walk for who are interested as well as tea, coffee, cake and ice cream.  See the poster for more information.

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Sense TouchBase Cymru (Wales)

Parents, professionals and young people all welcome to see the on-site facilities, staff and service users at TouchBase wales, a disability charity that supports people with complex communication needs.  

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Celebrating Autism

  The Integrated Autism service (IAS) Aneurin Bevan University Health Board & Monmouthshire CC along with the Tertiary Neurodevelopmental Service Aneurin Bevan University Health Board are hosting an autism awareness day to celebrate World Autism awareness week – click on the image for more detail.

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HDU Cancer Awareness Event

Support Services, information and complimentary treatments at the Cancer Awareness Event. Bookings essential. Free networking lunch For details contact: sylvia.nicholls@btinternet.com Or ring 07817 473813  

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Thriving Minds – Wellbeing course from Mind Herefordshire

A free course funded by Herefordshire Council Leominster Community Fund. Thriving minds offer 3 courses which last for 2 weekly sessions: Mondays – Self esteem & Confidence Tuesdays – Managing Anxiety & Relaxation Wednesdays – Assertiveness Starting  19th Feb – 26th March For more information contact Emma Robertson on 01432 802117 or emma.robertson@Herefordshire-mind.org.uk

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