Press Releases

Aug 25, 2015 14:08 BST Bury Council A drop-in information session about equipment available to help people who are hard of hearing is held on Monday 7 September.

​​Digital Conference celebrates 50,000 people getting online for the first time!

Jan 14, 2015 11:45 GMT Wales Co-operative Centre A unique conference to celebrate the impact of the Welsh Government’s Communities 2.0 digital inclusion programme takes place in Cardiff next month. The Communities 2.0 Conference will run from Wednesday 25th to Thursday 26th February at the Swalec Stadium in Cardiff.

What new steps can we take to tackle poverty in Wales?  /    Pa gamau newydd allwn ni eu cymryd i drechu tlodi yng Nghymru?

Jan 13, 2015 00:01 GMT Wales Co-operative Centre The Wales Co-operative Centre is launching its ‘Tackling Poverty Fortnight 2015’ campaign today. The campaign aims to unearth new approaches to tackling poverty and hopes to stimulate discussion on innovative approaches that could be implemented in Wales. The campaign will feature a series of blog posts from leading experts in poverty, older people, children, financial and digital inclusion.

Wales Co-operative Centre Financial Inclusion Project reports its findings from City Homelessness Shelter . / . Adroddiad ar ganfyddiadau Prosiect Cynhwysiant Ariannol Canolfan Cydweithredol Cymru o Loches Digartrefedd y Ddinas

Dec 03, 2014 00:01 GMT Wales Co-operative Centre A project designed to help tenants to keep control of their finances is launching its Legacy Report on Wednesday (3rd December) in an event attended by Lesley Griffiths , Minister for Communities and Tackling Poverty.

Dine Out and Help the Homeless

Oct 31, 2014 15:07 GMT StreetSmart StreetSmart raises funds for the homeless by collecting £1 per table from diners at top restaurants during November & December. “StreetSmart is a fabulous charity that remembers the homeless at a time of year when we should be thinking of others” Marcus Wareing, Chef

Jun 04, 2014 05:28 BST News The Universal Life Church comes with ULC store to offer excellent spiritual products. You can grab this opportunity by visiting the official website of ulcnetwork.com.

May 12, 2014 10:21 BST Uppsala University Get set for 3-4 June: Uppsala University and seven other Swedish actors, has invited politicians, opinion-makers and experts from healthcare, academia and companies to an unconditional and open dialogue on the ways forward in an ageing society. The goal of the Uppsala Health Summit is to move from knowledge to action.

Apr 08, 2014 12:00 BST Wales Co-operative Centre A new community group is asking for expressions of interest in the idea of an innovative co-operative retirement development in the Vale of Glamorgan. Ian Hooper, a retired Buildings Manager, is looking for individuals and couples who may be interested in the development of an ‘apartments for life’ complex for people aged over 55

Toy appeal ensures Christmas will be a cracker for needy children

Dec 19, 2013 11:36 GMT Rochdale Borough Council Vulnerable children throughout the borough will wake up with a smile on their faces this Christmas after Rochdale Borough Council staff and local residents donated more than 300 gifts to a charity present appeal.

Helping the Homeless at Christmas

Dec 18, 2013 14:40 GMT StreetSmart StreetSmart's £1 per table continues throughout Christmas to raise vital funds for homeless people