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- Posted on 25 May 2016

Welcome to the CWVYS website…

CWVYS (the Council for Wales of Voluntary Youth Services) is the independent representative body for the voluntary youth work sector in Wales.

The aims are to represent, support and give a collective voice to its membership of national and local organisations in their work with over 250,000 young people in Wales. CWVYS works in partnership with agencies promoting good youth work practice.

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This website is built for CWVYS members, please provide us with information about news, events, resources you wish to share, training you are offering and we will aim to share with others.


Tackling mental health issues among young people must be a national priority says CYPE committee.

​Tackling mental health issues and building resilient, emotionally and mentally healthy children and young people must now be a stated national priority for the Welsh Government, a National Assembly committee has said. The Children, Young People and Education Committee identifies...
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Association of Youth Workers Cymru Launch

The Association of Youth Workers Cymru is an independent organisation that works collaboratively with youth workers across Wales. Members share their expertise and knowledge for the benefit of young people, whilst supporting professional development and youth work practice....
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Interim Youth Work Board

The recruitment process for the appointment of the Chair to the Interim Youth Work Board is underway. Further information including ‘How to Apply’ can be found at: Appointment of Chair – Welsh Government Closing date for applications is 2 May 2018 The recruitment of the...
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CWVYS Chair reflects on the Leading Wales Awards 2018

CWVYS Chair Keith Towler reflects on Leadership in a post written for the Leading Wales Awards blog. What makes a good leader? A question that has a number of answers based on everyone’s own experience. We all have direct experience of being inspired by someone. That individual...
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