Young adult carers news in Powys (blog)

Vacancy: Young Carers Outreach Worker Mid Powys

Young Carers Outreach Worker Mid Powys (LD1, LD2 & LD6 areas) Salary: £21,175 Hours: 36 per week Fixed Term until ...
Read More

Swervy World Fundraiser

Our thanks to Swervy World and Neve Spencer Möller who played a benefit gig for Young Carers in North Powys ...
Read More

Across Wales Walk – Fundraising News

June 23 2018 – Across Wales Walk. Outreach Worker extraordinaire, Janie from Llandrindod, will be walking 42 miles from Machynlleth ...
Read More

Vacancy: Young Carers Outreach Worker – Ystradgynlais

Salary: £21,175 pro rata Hours: 21 per week DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS  9am Monday 12th February 2018 INTERVIEW DATE IS Wednesday ...
Read More

Young Carers Awareness Day

Thursday 25th January was National Young Carers Awareness Day. Several primary schools in Powys received a pack of paper chains ...
Read More

Have Your Say Day for Young People in Powys

On 20th November we supported Young Carers to attend the county wide ‘Have Your Say Day’ which saw 100 children ...
Read More

Young Wildlife photographers

Three young Carers spent the day at Severn farm ponds in Welshpool learning about photography and taking photos to add ...
Read More
Give your views on the wellbeing of future generation in Powys

Give your views on the wellbeing of future generation in Powys

Views are being sought by the Powys Public Service Board on their draft vision and objectives which aim to improve ...
Read More

Young Adult Carers camp

This years Yac camp was open to all 14-17yr olds from Powys. We camped in Rhayader and had access to ...
Read More

Get Into Rural Skills – 18-30s Near Brecon

Are you 18-30, working under 16hrs per week, not in education or training and living near Brecon? The Prince’s Trust ...
Read More

Vacancies for Casual Young Carers Workers

Wanted: Casual Young Carers Groups/Activity Assistants Pay £8.25 per hour Locations: Welshpool, Newtown, Llanidloes, Machynlleth, Llandrindod, Brecon & Ystradgynlais, We ...
Read More
Piloting Eventbrite for event bookings

Piloting Eventbrite for event bookings

We are delighted to be starting to use Eventbrite for our trips and event bookings. We are running our first ...
Read More

Vacancy – Young Carers Outreach, Machynlleth & Llanidloes areas

We are looking for someone to join our experienced and committed Young Carers Outreach Team. You should be creative and ...
Read More

Temp/Relief Vacancy Credu Machynlleth

We are looking for an enthusiastic, creative and highly motivated individual to assist with the day to day running of ...
Read More

New Credu e-mail addresses

Please note that all emails ending in @powyscarers.org.uk have been replaced with @credu.cymru Emails sent to @powyscarers.org.uk will still be ...
Read More
New on the website: a guide to free mental health helplines

New on the website: a guide to free mental health helplines

We have added a new link to the resources page Dealing With Specific Conditions, under the Mental Health section. Cassiobury ...
Read More

Young Carers Work camp

9 Young Carers from Welshpool enjoyed the best of the sunny weather at Honeypot Pen y Bryn making up play ...
Read More

Volunteer recruitment

The Young Carers and Young Adult Carers workers are keen to recruit volunteers to support clubs,trips, fundraising and driving. They ...
Read More

Why I Love Volunteering

Its Volunteers Week this week and we asked some of our Volunteers ‘why do you volunteer with Credu’ Lilian – ...
Read More

Knit and natter in Carers Week!

Credu Supports AGE CYMRU POWYS The Big Knit Join us at Marlow, Llandrindod on Thursday 15th June from 10-12pm for a knit ...
Read More

Powys: an exciting programme of events for Carers’ Week 2017

Carers’ Week this year is taking place from 12th to 16th June, and in Powys we are organising a number ...
Read More

Explore More! Grants for Young Carers

Thanks to donations from Thomas Cook Children’s Charity and Comic Relief, Carers Trust have awarded Credu & WCD Young Carers ...
Read More

Yac visit to Bangor University

Yacs from WCD and North Montgomeryshire were invited to an overnight taster of Bangor University over the Easter holidays. The ...
Read More

Social Care Training Brochure

The Social Care Training brochure has now been updated and is available online, please click HERE The dates run from April ...
Read More

Have your say – Carers/Community Hubs in Powys

Credu (formerly known as Powys Carers Service) has been supporting Carers across Powys since 2003, and we currently work with ...
Read More

Chocolate madness for Young Carers Club at Easter!!

Getting our brains in gear for Easter!! We decided to get an Easter egg hunt on the go for the ...
Read More

Ystradgynlais Young Carers’ Group Pancake Day

Harry a Young Adult Carer on the 1st of March 2017 became both our film director and producer. He videoed us ...
Read More

Consultation across the (Jump) Nation

Credu were asked to undertake a consultation with young carers across Powys on behalf of Powys Teaching Health Board and ...
Read More

To Infinity and Beyond!

Recently Powys Health Board donated money for Credu young carers to have a wicked day out! They asked for the ...
Read More

Carers Representatives wanted

PAVO has been asked to help recruit two carer representatives onto the Powys Carers’ Thematic Board which is the strategic ...
Read More

Carers Champion Networking Event

Yesterday saw a fantastic turnout for an event that aimed to network services and help shape the role of a Carers ...
Read More

Increduble Arts

Young Carers from Montgomeryshire enjoyed 2 days of Art activity at Honeypot house near Dolfor thanks to Arts Connection. Day ...
Read More

The Drawing Room creative writing workshop

Outreach Worker, Sally and two Yacs met in the Drawing Room at Oriel Davies Gallery in Newtown with writer Ellen ...
Read More

Young Carers Awareness Day Celebrations – Builth & Llandrindod

January 26th was Young Carers Awareness Day! People up and down the land were celebrating Young Carer Awareness Day and ...
Read More

Catching Dreams

As part of Young Carers Awareness Day, Credu invited pupils across Powys to identify their dreams and aspirations by making ...
Read More

Our Questions, Our voice: Ystrad Cassy Young Carers’ Group

“Its difficult being a Young Carer in School” “Tell one person that’ll make it better!” The group replied as one ...
Read More

Young Carers School Committee

Young carers school committee at Presteigne Primary is now meeting every term to discuss how they feel about being a ...
Read More

Valentines YAC Group ??

It’s here and it’s happening. In true Valentines style we will be watching a comedy film, eating gourmet burgers and ...
Read More

Young Carers Awareness Day in Machynlleth primary

Hello On Young Carers Awareness Day on the 26th Of January 2017, Machynlleth Primary school had a Young Carers Awareness ...
Read More

Book Now for Powys Carers Event

Places are still available on our event on Thursday 23rd February in Llandrindod Wells. Making a real difference WITH Carers ...
Read More

Carers Trust young carers survey (deadline 5th December)

The Carers Trust have just launched a survey in preparation for Young Carers Awareness Day 2017 (which takes place on ...
Read More

Vote for our Caring Arts project on the Aviva Community Fund!

Caring Arts: a partnership project in Powys between Powys Carers Service (Credu) and Arts Connection – Cyswllt Celf. “We want to ...
Read More

A gigantic well done to Aidan!

Aidan was nominated at the Powys Association of Voluntary Organisations (PAVO) awards. He was awarded countless certificates in many categories ...
Read More

Online survey – views of young people, and their parents/carers/guardians

A message from PAVO about the Powys County Council survey: A meeting was held on 24th August 2016, by Powys County ...
Read More

Community Fundraising Intern in 2017

As part of the Rank Foundation’s Time to Shine programme, we have been shortlisted for funding to employ a young ...
Read More

Redridge Outdoor Centre Summer Trip

Welshpool Junior club members enjoyed a trip to Redridge Outdoor Centre, Cefn Coch for kayaking and paddleboarding at the end ...
Read More

Support for Young Carers and Adult Carers in Powys

Powys Carers Service, now called Credu – Connecting Carers, has been awarded with a contract from Powys Council and PTHB ...
Read More
Our listening project: What matters to you?

Our listening project: What matters to you?

Powys Carers Service would like to hear from Carers young and adult about what matters to them. What is good ...
Read More
Christmas Fayre at the Metropole Hotel

Christmas Fayre at the Metropole Hotel

Over the weekend G and A Jones Newsagents organised a Christmas Fayre at the Metropole Hotel in Llandrindod Wells. The Fayre was ...
Read More

Great Young Carers from Powys enjoying a day out at Manley Mere

Great Young Carers from Powys enjoying a day out at Manley Mere, a well deserved break from their responsibilities ...
Read More

Babble! A new service for 2015

Carers Trust are renewing the old YC Trust Net and are keen for Young Carers to give their opinion of ...
Read More

We’re Not Different, We Just Do Different Things

This film was jointly created by The Lowry and Salford Young Carers Service to raise awareness of how life as ...
Read More

Me & mine

A poem story by young carers at the arts camp ...
Read More

Runaway

A drama made with Powys Young Carers (28 mins) ...
Read More