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Help with winter fuel and cost of living crisis

Published: 15 August 2022

​Welsh Government Benefits Many people are unaware they may be entitled to benefits that could offer them the support they need. If you are unsure about what benefits you can claim, Advicelink Cymru can help you check and claim what’s yours. Call the free helpline on 0808 250 5700 Find out more here: https://gov.wales/claim-whats-yours Discretionary Assistance […]

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Nominations for Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service: APPLY NOW !

Published: 10 August 2022

Do you know of a local voluntary group in your area doing brilliant work?  Of course you do! Get applying! We want Bridgend County groups recognised  and celebrated for their amazing work in and across our Borough. The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service is made to UK volunteer groups and is equivalent in status to receiving […]

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Everything new starters need to know about the voluntary sector

Foundations for the third sector (F4S3) is an induction programme for people who have recently started working in the voluntary sector; new entrants, recent college graduates, those who have made a career change, or volunteered for 18 months or less.   A free pilot course will provide new volunteers and staff with a complete understanding […]

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Bridgend Carers Centre Running Club

1 February, 2022 – 18 January, 2023

Bridgend Carers Trust have began a running club for those of all abilities. A couch to 5k, they’re welcoming all , especially those who may be nervous or uncertain about kickstarting their new year with healthy habits. Meeting outside Halo every Tuesday and Friday at 11:30. Contact Rhiannon for more information on 07876872235 or 01656 […]

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