Canolfan Maerdy participates in the Tesco Fair Share scheme redistributing food at the end of its sell by date but good to use on the day.  Come and visit our café on Monday and Thursday mornings to see what arrives… read more


As you are aware, the weather forecast is not good for tomorrow and Friday. Therefore, it is unlikely that the main office will be open tomorrow or Friday but we will see what each morning brings and make the final… read more

Save up to £933/year on childcare

The government has launched a new scheme called Tax-Free Childcare (TFC) and parents cannot benefit from the savings from TFC and Childcare Vouchers at the same time. Childcare Vouchers will close to new joiners from 6th April 2018.  However, anyone… read more


Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue have asked us to share with you that they are holding a DEFIBRILLATOR TRAINING event run by Cariad Defibrillator Wales on 18TH MARCH at 11.00 am to 12.30pm at the AMMAN VALLEY FIRE… read more

Spring 2018 Activities Programme

Please ring Canolfan Maerdy on 01269 826893 or email for further information or to register your interest.

Learn to cook on a budget

KEEP CALM AND COOK ON! Feed your family for less … would you like to provide low cost healthy meals and learn how to cook on a budget?  If so, we have a group for you meeting each Friday afternoon… read more

Who let the dads out?

WHO LET THE DADS OUT? New Dad’s Breakfast Group –  Starting Saturday, 3rd March and every other Saturday thereafter. Come along with your children or just call in for a chat and a delicious, value for money breakfast!

FREE Family Bonanza Fun Day 19 February

Here are more details for the FREE Family Bonanza Fun Day being held in Canolfan Maerdy on Monday, 19th February (half term), between 10.30 am and 2.30pm, together with the bus route. Join us for LOTS OF HALF TERM FUN… read more

Free Family Bonanza Fun Day at Canolfan Maerdy

Looking for something to do during half term? Why not pop along to the FREE Family Bonanza FUN DAY at Canolfan Maerdy on Monday 19th February? FREE BUS service picking up in Cwmgors, GCG, Lower Brynamman and Tairgwaith. FREE LUNCH… read more

Today’s Carers Service Health/Wellbeing Event

Our community support officer, Leander, and business support officer, Becky, are having a busy morning at the Neath Port Talbot Carers Service Health and Wellbeing Event, which is being held in The Centre, Baglan. Lots of interesting information and freebies… read more