Cyfannol Women’s Aid supports individuals and families affected by domestic abuse or sexual violence and can provide information about how to stay safe, access to safe accommodation or support to stay at home.
Cyfannol offers a domestic abuse drop-in service at Ebbw Vale Institute (EVI) for anyone who has experienced any form of violence against women, domestic abuse and sexual violence. The service, available Mon-Fri 9.30am-4.30pm, includes face-to-face crisis support and a helpline for anyone experiencing domestic abuse in Blaenau Gwent.
The 12-week Own My Life Course, delivered in the institute, supports women to regain ownership of their lives through a groupwork programme. The Ar Trac project provides individual and group-based support options for children and young people aged 5-16 who have been affected by domestic abuse.
EVI also hosts a safe and welcoming space for individuals accessing Cyfannol’s community-based domestic abuse and Horizon sexual violence support services to meet with staff.
Blaenau Gwent Youth Service offers information, guidance and support to young people aged 11 to 25yrs.
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ACT Training Ltd offers hundreds of vacancies and opportunities specifically for young people who are looking to get started in the world of work or improve their career prospects.
Visit the Tutors at EVI for more information
DRUG & ALCOHOL SUPPORT FOR YOUNG PEOPLE ACROSS GWENT
Gwent N-Gage offers free, confidential and friendly one to one specialist support for young people who use substances and for their loved ones.
N-Gage offers mental health support, training and can work with families to help them to understand, respond to and cope with the substance use of their young family members.
Counselling Service: Kim helps people deal with the root causes of depression, anxiety and many other problems by changing people’s perceptions and behaviour though CBT. Face to face and online counselling sessions available.