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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.



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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