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ategi Shared Lives provides high quality, individual support to vulnerable adults within the ordinary homes

ategi Shared Lives provides high quality, individual support to vulnerable adults within the ordinary homes of carefully chosen and trained Shared Lives Carers.In partnership with RCT Council, ategi Shared Lives offers a community based alternative to other forms of support available.

Jail for Aberdare cocaine dealer

A drug dealer from Aberdare was jailed on Tuesday, 27 August (2019) at Merthyr Crown Court.
Nigel Roberts, 57, of LLandewi Street, Aberdare, was arrested by officers on 6 July, 2019, after they found an ounce of cocaine in his house.

Think Before You Film

South Wales Fire and Rescue Service are backing a new campaign by the London Fire Brigade to urge the public to #Call999BeforeYouFilm following an increase in people filming emergency incidents rather than calling 999.

Penrhiwceiber Road to reopen following Cross Valley Link progress

The Council’s contractor for the Mountain Ash Cross Valley Link has made excellent recent progress on site, utilising a road closure this summer – and Penrhiwceiber Road will re-open under traffic lights shortly.

Homeless easy target for heartless Council

There has been much talk recently of the rise in anti-social behaviour in Pontypridd town centre with local Councillors, the police, council officers and others meeting to try and find possible solutions.

A joint report from social services DCC looks older people's ability to be independent

The joint review, conducted by the Care Inspectorate Wales (SSD) and Healthcare Inspectorate Wales (HIW), consider how well DCC promote independence and prevent escalating needs of older adults.

NSPCC Fights for a Fair Start in Wales

The NSPCC have launched a new campaign ‘Fight for a Fair Start’, aimed at ensuring there is perinatal mental health support available for every parent who needs it, wherever they live.

Cattle grid repairs at Heol-y-Sarn in Llantrisant

The Council will undertake repairs to a cattle grid at Heol-y-Sarn, requiring the road’s closure between Llantrisant Business Park and Llantrisant Old Town.

The scheme, which will replace the concrete plinths beneath the cattle grid, will begin in the week commencing August 19.

12 new homes completed in Aberdare town centre

A derelict, Grade II-listed building in Aberdare has been transformed into affordable apartments.