Next Wednesday and Thursday morning, 10am and 1pm, we will be running a FREE Community Diet and Nutrition course for young people aged 14+. Attendees can achieve a level 1 certificate. You will learn how to improve your health by examining the Well Guide, considering what we eat, how this can positively or negatively affect our wellbeing and how to make food healthier by tweaking everyday recipes. Bring along a pen and we will provide you with everything else.
There are so many different, fun things happening at Canolfan Maerdy for all ages and abilities to enjoy. Here is our Spring/Summer 2018 programme of activities, courses, events and other support available – please get in touch on 01269 826893 for more information:
We are delighted to offer a Basic Counselling Skills course at Canolfan Maerdy in collaboration with Adult Learning Wales, which will be starting on Wednesday, 18th October between 10am and 12midday. The course will run once a week for 30 weeks and can lead to a Level 3 qualification if you decide to continue with the course thereafter. At just £90 for the whole 30 weeks (which works out at only £3 per week) or if you are on any welfare benefits, this will reduce to £60 (£2 per week) or £30 (£1 per week) depending on which benefit you claim. Payment is required at the first session and you will need to provide your national insurance number. Please note that in order to be eligible to pay the concessionary rate, you will be required to provide evidence that you are in receipt of benefits.
Maedy Youth is offering Internet safety training for both parents and young people. ‘StopItNow’ Wales are visiting the centre on Wednesday August 2nd 4pm-6pm. Please get in touch if you would like to attend. This is a very beneficial training… read more
FREE taster sessions throughout the week (days and times to be confirmed): Singing for the Brain, Community Enterprise, Sound Technology, Internet Community Radio. Monday – Friday. (19 – 25th June 2017). 10.00am to 4.00pm.
Cooking and Nutrition Workshops, Wellbeing and Physical Activities: 50p a session. Thursdays. 5.00pm to 8.30pm.
Facilitated by Port Talbot and Afan Women’s Aid. FREE for over 25’s, unemployed, living outside Communities First postcode area. Thursdays. (From 25 May 2017). 1.00pm to 3.00pm.
Facilitated by Port Talbot and Afan Women’s Aid. FREE for over 25’s, unemployed, living outside Communities First postcode area. Thursdays. (From 25 May 2017). 10.00am to 12.00 midday.
FREE Course for Parents. Wednesday 26 July 2017. 4.00pm to 6.00pm.