Press Releases

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

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

Minister visits Pembrokeshire food bank charity  /  Gweinidog yn ymweld ag elusen banc bwyd yn Sir Benfro

Jan 23, 2014 09:43 GMT Wales Co-operative Centre Minister for Communities and Tackling Poverty Jeff Cuthbert today (23 January) visited PATCH (Pembrokeshire Action to Combat Hardship) to see the impact of its support from the Welsh Government’s Communities 2.0 programme.

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

Helping Haiyan Victims

Dec 16, 2013 09:45 GMT Rochdale Borough Council Following Typhoon Haiyan which hit The Philippines in November, generous Rochdale Borough Council employees responded to a call to help the survivors by donating £210 to be spent on supplies.

Gizzi Erskine's Twisted Christmas

Nov 29, 2013 12:59 GMT StreetSmart Gizzi Erskine (PopUp Chef, Food Writer & Sunday Times Chef) will be hosting a Twisted Christmas Party on Saturday 14th December to raise a whole lot of money for the StreetSmart Campaign which supports homeless people during the winter months. The party will be from noon till 2am in conjunction with the StreetFeast team at their amazing Hawker House venue in the east end. What Christmas Joy!