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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.

Your site, your content

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.


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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National Youth Work Inquiry – Report Published

Radical approach needed to address alarming decline in youth services – says National Assembly 15/12/2016 ​A radical approach is needed to address an alarming downward trend in the amount and diversity of youth services in Wales, according to a National Assembly committee. The...
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Youth Work Audit 2015/16

The 2015/16 Youth Work audit as conducted by the Welsh Government, has been released. The audit presents figures and narrative for local authority youth service provision only:
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