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CAB Opening hours

List of opening times and contact details for local Citizen Advice Bureau

 

For an up to date list of opening times and contact details for local Citizen Advice Bureau please click here

Where are we now?

11th December 2015 at Cardiff Bay

Learning Disability Wales, Cardiff Law School and our partners would like to invite you to a special one day event looking at the experiences of disabled people and their families, and the developments in law and practice in Wales affecting them.

Cycling activities for 9 years plus

Pedal Power cycling fun for August

 

 Pedal Power offer cycling opportunities for disabled children and their families. They are holding some sessions for youngsters aged 9 plus during August.

 

 

  

Please see here for details

Rights of People with a Learning Disability

Know your rights

This free seminar will explain the rights that people with a learning disability have in law and will be of interest to individuals families and carers.

It will cover issues around:

 

Education

Social Care

Wills and Trusts

 

To find out more contact the organisaers on

029 2070 6444

or www.sinclairslaw.co.uk

 

Time 6.30pm

Cardiff City Stadium

27th May 2015

Elaine recognised for her efforts!

Elaine

Long term Parents' Federation activist Elaine Gee was recently awarded the Bouquet of the Week by the Western Mail and Echo in recognition of her efforts to improve the lives of disabled people and their carers. .

Millennium Stadium is now accessible!!

Changing Places installed - now come and watch a match!

The Millennium Stadium in Cardiff now has a fully accessible WC

Parents' Federation Trustee Elaine Gee and Mencap Cymru CEO Wayne Crocker being shown around the new facilities

Riverside Advice Centre

Financial help and assistance services available

Riverside Advice Centre has a wide range of services for people on low income to assist them with maximising their income and challenging unfair decisions

 

Accommodation Event well attended

Over 50 carers attend recent Parents' Federation event

 

 

 

Our recent event that 'showcased' the diverse housing and accommodation options available to people with a learning disability was well attended with over 50 carers enjoying a morning crammed full of information. Speakers from a variety of providers and agencies explained how different housing options were available, ensuring that all people. regardless of needs, could have a support package designed to enable them to live within their communities. A full report can be found here