Category: News

New Virtual Fitness Class: from January 2021

A new Keep Fit Virtual Exercise project has started on Mondays and Thursdays, targeting people aged 60+

NEW – Out-of-Hours Telephone Support Service for Carers

Please note that the Carers Information Service has extended its hours and telephone support is now available for carers Monday to Friday 9.00am – 9.00pm through to the end of March. The service can be accessed via our main Carer Information Service no – 0300 0200 002. Please  see attached flyer. I would be grateful …

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Covid-19 Scam Alert

Residents at risk of being scammed over COVID-19 vaccine. Dyfed Powys Police Economic Crime Team has become aware that criminals have been sending texts and emails attempting to lure people to apply for the COVID-19 vaccine. DC Gareth Jordan, from the Cyber Crime Unit, said: “The text is made to look like it comes from …

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Arts Care Gofal Celf Creative Communities 2021 Programme

Arts Care Gofal Celf’s Carmarthenshire Creative Communities project plan for 2021, bringing professionally led art workshops to adults recovering from mental ill-health, so a little something to look forward to after the festive period and as we enter the New Year.  The project will aim to provide access to people whether online or not via …

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Papyrus – Support for Self-Harm & Suicide

HOPELINEUK Debrief ServiceHopelineUK Debrief Service work with GPs, teachers, councillors, police, first responders and frontline workers, who have recently had an encounter with suicide, and would like to talk it through with a trained professional. Tel: 0800 068 4141 / Mob: 07860 039 967 / Email: pat@papyrus-uk.org HopelineUK Debrief Service Poster Help for Parents – …

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Christmas 2020 Services & Support

DEWIS Cymru – Information, contact numbers and community support during COVID 19 outbreak across Carmarthenshire. Information Sheet PLEASE NOTE THE SERVICES THAT HAVE BEEN OFFERED MAY CHANGE TIMES AND OFFERS MAY BE EXTENDED OR DISCONTINUED AS THE SITUATION CHANGES. PLEASE CALL SERVICE DIRECT FOR UP TO DATE INFORMATION. Some of these services are already on …

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Job Opportunity: CEO MIND Aberystwyth

Mind Aberystwyth is at the next stage of its organisational growth and development and we are looking for a dynamic and creative strategic thinker and leader who, as Chief Executive Officer can take our organisation to the next level. Job Description here For further information and to request an application pack please contact Gill Styles …

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Barod & We Are With You – Over 50s Alcohol Helpline

We Are With You and Barod have launched an over 50s Alcohol Helpline providing support and advice to individuals aged over 50 worried about their drinking, and their concerned others.  The helpline is also available for professionals supporting peopled aged over 50.  The helpline is available 7 days a week and is open during the following times: Monday …

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The Forget-Me-Not Chorus for people living with dementia in the community

The Forget-me-not Chorus are continuing to run Zoom choir sessions for people living with dementia in the community.  They currently have space in zooms every Monday and Wednesday until 21st Dec. Please do share with anyone who would be interested in joining! The sessions last an hour and are an opportunity for people living with dementia, …

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Age Cymru Dyfed – Avoiding Scams

Any of us can be targeted by scams. They can be very distressing, and the impact is often emotional as well as financial. If you’ve been the victim of a scam, remember that you’re not alone. Scams are increasingly common and many people are caught out. The good news is that there are ways to …

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