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Abacare backs Alzheimer’s Society’s dementia-friendly finance guide

A WELSH care company is supporting the Alzheimer’s Society’s new dementia-friendly finance guide for businesses and has applauded the organisation for its forward-thinking (December, 2018).


Welsh Government has failed to listen to councils’ funding concerns as majority lose out

The news that most of Wales’ councils will see budget cuts or freezes comes as the final financial settlement for local authorities was released today by the Welsh Labour-led Government.

RCTC Christmas and New Year Opening Hours

The Council, including the customer contact centre will be closed from Friday 21st December until Wednesday 2nd January – this applies to ALL major services aside from out-of-hours emergencies and limited vital services.

Cwm Taf launches Creative Arts, Health and Wellbeing Strategy

Music on the wards, art therapy, reading sessions, and even concerts and drama productions will become a regular part of improving patients’ wellbeing across Cwm Taf thanks to a new strategy launched this week.

Exercise classes for seniors in South Wales.

Do you want to have fun, meet new people and gain health benefits in the new year? 
Senior Fitness Wales offer older adults exercise classes to improve their general health and fitness levels by incorporating strength, balance, cardio, flexibility and coordination exercise

Over half of NHS Wales complaints not resolved within target time

Information requested by the Welsh Conservatives has revealed 2,993 of the 5,868 (51%) complaints made by patients to health boards in Wales were “not resolved or dealt with” within the Welsh Government target of one month.

Walking rugby tournament puts players through their paces

Familiar faces from the rugby world were given a work-out at Sardis Road last week, when they faced stiff competition from a community group doing wonders for physical and mental health in Cwm Taf.

Death of a 17-year-old boy have warned an extremely potent batch of drugs could be circulating in the Rhondda.

Detectives investigating the sudden death of a 17-year-old boy have warned an extremely potent batch of drugs could be circulating in the Rhondda.

Officers were called to an address in Treherbert earlier this afternoon where the youth was in cardiac arrest. He later died at the scene.

The Best of Welsh Drama, Music and Food at Theatr Brycheiniog this Spring!

Spring marks that start of a new year, and an exciting new period for Theatr Brycheiniog, Brecon’s centre for the arts and entertainment.

Theft of an elderly's woman's handbag in Tesco, Aberdare

Officers want to speak to this woman in connection with the theft of an elderly's woman's handbag in Tesco, Aberdare, in November.