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Understanding Disability Awards a great success!

Awards celebrate the efforts of people who include those with a learning disability


For 23 years we have hosted the Understanding Disability Awards. These recognise the outstanding efforts of people, groups and organisations that go out of their way to involve and include people with a learning disability

Peter Pan - relaxed performance

Special performance for disabled children and young people

The New Theatre are holding a one-off show that is adjusted to suit the needs of children and young people with sensory needs, ASD and learning disabilities.


Sunday 5th February is Welsh Mosque Open Day!

Visit a local Mosque, meet and learn about the faith

Now in its 3rd year Visit My Mosque, a national campaign has grown from strength to strength. This year we have over 150 mosques open across the country, with 10 Welsh mosques participating we welcome you to support the event by popping in to your local mosque this Sunday 5th February. 

ADHD Event February 2016 a great success

ADHD event dispels myths and updates parents on latest developments

On 24th February 2016 Cardiff and the Vale Parents Federation held an information event that aimed to dispel many myths surrounding the condition.



Choose your own carer!

What are Direct Payments?

Direct Payments are cash payments to an individual from a local authority that are an alternative to directly arranged community care services.

Rather than the local authority social services department providing or arranging the community care services it has assessed you as needing, you receive money to enable you to arrange your own services, allowing you more choice and control over the way your care and support needs are met.


For more information look here

Sherman Theatre & SPICE time credit takeover!

See a show without cash- use time credits!!


SPICE and the Sherman Theatre are arranging a special show on 20th  December where you can use time credits in place of cash- come along and book soon!


To learn more about time banking and how it can help you click here





Discounted tickets - only £5 !!!

Ticket offers at the Welsh Millennium Centre

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Disability Arts Cymru, Making Minds and the Community teams at the Centre are delighted to offer tickets for the

Weston Studio Programme of Wales’ Mental Health Arts Festival’s for an amazing £5 for each Double-Bill.

Check below for details

Money advice

Free advice- make your money go further

Find out where to go and maximise the pound in your pocket by clicking  here

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Penarth Chamber Music Festival - special concert

Special concert for people with autism

This year's Penarth Chamber Music Festival includes a special concert on 17th of July in a supportive environment for people with autism and similar conditions.

This concert is a unique opportunity for people to access music of the very highest quality in an environment that is sympathetic to and supportive to their needs.

We gratefully acknowledge the support of our sponsors: