CWVYS AGM

CWVYS AGM On the 6th of July 2017 we held our Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the Urdd’s centre in Cardiff Bay. Hot on the heels of an Executive Committee meeting that morning, things got underway at 2pm. Over 60 guests were in attendance to hear the latest updates from the...
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CWVYS is 70!

CWVYS is 70! On the 15th of June we celebrated our 70th Birthday at the Senedd, with a wonderful group of guests and speakers, and a delicious lunch and cake! The event was an opportunity to reflect on our history and also look forward. With with the help of speakers like our...
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Leading Wales Awards

Local leader shortlisted for national leadership awards Keith Towler, Chair, Council for Wales of Voluntary Youth Services (CWVYS) from Llandeilo has been named a finalist in this year’s Leading Wales Awards. The 2017 Leading Wales Awards (Wales’ long-established and only...
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Youth Work Week 2017

I hope everyone is well this week and recovering from what was a very busy and full Youth Work Week 2017! The fantastic Rachel Benson from Youth Cymru collated some of the Youth Work Week tweets into a storify – Youth Cymru were instrumental in organising the event a week...
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Memorandum of Understanding

We’re really pleased to be able to share with you this press release from the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent. At last week’s Youth Work Week showcase event CWVYS and the Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent met to sign a memorandum of...
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Welsh Message of Peace reaches the European Youth Portal

As you may know, since last August CWVYS have been Eurodesk UK partners. What that means is that we share and promote the amazing and free service that the Eurodesk Network provides in more than 30 countries as well as here in the UK. We meet a few times a year and they send us...
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‘CWVYS is 70!’ at THE SENEDD REPRESENTING THE VOLUNTARY YOUTH WORK SECTOR

NEWS RELEASE – For immediate release The Council for Wales of Voluntary Youth Services (CWVYS) is hosting ‘CWVYS is 70!’ at the Senedd on 15th June – an event which will see the organisation celebrating its 70th anniversary with the help of special guests and an invited audience...
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YOUTH WORK WEEK 2017

If you have any events planned for this year’s festivities we’re asking you to email details to youthwork@wales.gsi.gov.uk As you may well know, Youth Work Week is just around the corner, with this year’s week of events kicking off on the 23rd of June with the...
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NISB Annual Report

Keith Towler (Chair of CWVYS) is also the Vice-Chair of the National Independent Safeguarding Board (NISB). The NISB Annual Report has now been published and can be found here: NISB Annual Report (spreads) NISB Annual Report WELSH (spreads) (1)
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In times of Crisis, Create!

You may be aware from following our other social media channels that CWVYS became UK Partners of Eurodesk UK back in August 2016. We’re very proud of this as we believe it’s a valuable resource for helping young people experience Europe. The team are wonderful people,...
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