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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.


Support Youth Work Week

Every year Youth Work Week in Wales takes place between June 23 and June 30 (add the dates to your calendar/diary!) National Event and Social Media The Youth Work National Showcase Event will take place 10.30-2pm 26 June at Pier Head, Cardiff. Twenty two youth work organisations...
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Wales Youth Parliament

Today marks the launch of the voter registration drive for a new Welsh Youth Parliament People aged between 11 and 18 can register to vote in online elections to be held over three weeks in November. The Assembly’s Presiding Officer Elin Jones said the body would allow...
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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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