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Reconnect project – reaching out to keep in touch in Merthyr Tydfil

The Reconnect 50+ project in Merthyr has been keeping in touch with isolated older people in new ways during the pandemic. At the start of the pandemic, lockdown caused all of our social activity groups to close, so the project moved to providing a telephone support service on a weekly basis.  Volunteer mentors kept in …

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Raising awareness of Violence Against Women, Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence

Service users from New Pathways, Llamau and Safer Merthyr Tydfil have created beautiful artwork in order to raise awareness of violence against women, the importance of healthy relationships and early intervention. Starting on 25th November, which is also White Ribbon Day, we will share a part of the artwork each day over the 16 days …

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Volunteer Support Officer post with Reconnect 50+

        Reconnect 50+ Job Title:                                 Volunteer Support Officer Number of hours:                    21 per week  Remuneration:                        £11,136 pro rata rate (FTE £19,621) Holiday entitlement:                25 days plus bank holidays (pro rata)  Accountable to:                       Volunteer Co-ordinator Location:                                 Cwm Taf (Merthyr Tydfil and Rhondda Cynon Taff)  Contract end:                          31st March 2020 – possible extension …

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