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All Stars Cricket/Cricket Wales - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith All Stars Cricket is the England and Wales Cricket Board’s entry level participation programme, aimed at providing children aged five to eight with a great first experience in cricket. Programme features: For all boys and girls aged five to eight Delivered nationwide at over 2,000 centres Eight...

Ballyhoo Stage Arts - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

We run fun and friendly performing arts classes for ages 3+ in Newport and pontypool. We also run baby and toddler music and movement classes available as pay as you go or block bookings.

Blaenavon Blues AFC - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

We provide fully qualified coached football training sessions and matches from the age of 6 right up until the age of 16 and then also 3 senior sides.

Book Trust Cymru - Pori Drwy Stori - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith Pori Drwy Stori is an exciting bilingual programme aimed at supporting children’s literacy and numeracy as they start Reception class in all maintained schools in Wales. The programme provides resources to use in the classroom and at home encouraging parents to continue in their vital role as...

Bron Afon - Healthy Minds Healthy Bodies - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

This is a partnership programme with Changing Minds and provides participants with coping strategies around anger management, anxiety and depression and highlights the effects of “Mood and Food’. It works to mitigate the impact of ACES (adverse childhood experience) to reduce risky and...

Buds and Blooms Intergenerational Groups Community Interest Company - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

I have been running Buds and Blooms (not for profit) intergenerational groups in care homes in Barry and Penarth since September 2018. The residents love seeing the children and it’s lovely watching the friendships that have been built. Unfortunately this has had to stop due to the current...

Children & Young Persons' Group (funded by BBC Children in Need) - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

The project is set up to address some of the disadvantages that many refugee and asylum seeking children and young people experience, for example; isolation, lack of confidence, lack of inclusion/ access to provision. The project provides children with regular opportunities to participate in fun ...

Currently Online - Lego Club at Pontypool Library - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Lego Club! We bring the bricks you bring the ideas! Visit https://www.facebook.com/TorfaenLibraries for online ideas.

Cwmni Frân Wen - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith Provides theatre of the highest quality for children and young people. We aim to: Create productions of the highest quality; Offer ground breaking productions; Reflect the identity and life of contemporary Wales; Create work which is full of intensity which celebrates the cultural differences in ...

Free Play Network - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

The Free Play Network believes that children need better opportunities for free play - at school, in public spaces and in their communities. The Free Play Network - is a network of individuals and organisations committed to promoting free play opportunities for children - supports groups...

French and Spanish - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith We run fun French and Spanish classes for children both online and in person in South Wales.

Girlguiding Cymru - Brownies - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith Brownies is our section for girls ages 7 to 10 and through regular meetings, special events, day trips, sleepovers, camps and holidays, Brownies learn new hobbies, play music, explore other cultures and get adventurous outdoors. Girls can also extend their knowledge and abilities by working...

Girlguiding Cymru - Guides - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith Guides is our section for girls aged 10 to 14 and by becoming part of a worldwide community of girls who learn together and share skills and experiences, Guides have the chance to get out there and do something really different. Members take part in a wide range of exciting activities at their...

Girlguiding Cymru - Rainbows - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith Rainbows is our section for girls aged 5 to 7 and is all about developing self-confidence, building friendships, learning new things and having fun. Girls get their hands dirty with arts and crafts, trying out cooking, playing games which are all about learning by doing. To find out where your...

Girlguiding Cymru - Rangers - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith Members of Rangers are aged between 14-18 and can be rangers, young leaders or unit guiders. As a member of Rangers there are a wide variety of opportunities such as undertaking awards and challenges and taking part in projects at home and abroad. To find out where your nearest unit is and for...

Health well-being and building resilience sessions for schools - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

We improve the attendees knowledge of Health & Well-being whilst improving communication skills and tem building and building resilience. Our sessions can be developed with client and all the attendees will have some great fun whilst learning tips on Heath and well-being. We've worked with over...

Hijinx North Young Peoples Theatre - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith Our young people's theatre groups are for all young actors aged 15+. We work inclusively with, as well as without, learning disabled and/or autistic and neurotypical actors who perform together as equal partners. We currently run weekly sessions on-line and are keen to offer this opportunity to...

KeyCreate CIC - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Have fun with creativity! KeyCreate run completely accessible and enjoyable Creative Workshops for people of all ages with any disability in South Wales. They are well qualified and experienced in providing creative play through use of storytelling, music, drama, dance, movement and sensory...

LifeWise @ Follow Your Dreams - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

LifeWise is project run by Follow Your Dreams charity, aimed at people with learning disabilities aged 18 +. We hold a weekly session focusing on health, wellbeing and independence in Church Village, Rhondda Cynon Taf. Covering a series of planned new experiences designed to develop skills,...

Military Preparation College - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith The Military Preparation College (MPC) is a unique training college that helps 16-19 year olds develop their fitness, vocational qualifications, and employability skills to help prepare for employment, including rewarding careers in the British Armed Forces. Each Military Preparation College...

Mobile Creche Company - Lost Child Centre for Outdoor Events - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith We are delighted to have launched our Lost Child Centres for Outdoor Events bringing peace of mind to all parents attending. Our Lost Child Centres incorporate a breastfeeding area and nappy changing area. They are staffed with two DBS cleared personnel and there are toys and equipment to...

Music For Youth - Nurture Musical Talent - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Music for Youth is a national music education charity providing free access to performance and audience opportunities for young musicians across the UK. Established in 1970, our mission is simple: we believe that music, and the chance to participate in high-quality musical activities, should be...

National Youth Arts Wales - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith National Youth Arts Wales was founded in 2017 to unite and lead the future development of Wales’ five prestigious and long-established national youth ensembles comprising of the National Youth Brass Band of Wales, National Youth Choir of Wales, National Youth Dance Wales, National Youth...

On-line Helen O'Grady Drama Academy South Wales - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Development Through Drama: Speech, language and confidence development. The Helen O’Grady Drama Academy offers a unique programme which helps its students to develop their speech and language skills whilst boosting their self esteem.

Platfform - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith Platfform Young People's projects are across Wales for young people aged 14 - 25. We are a mental health and social change charity and our young people's projects are uplifting and young people led and aim to inspire you to make small changes to your daily life to promote better overall health,...

Play to Learn - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith Play to Learn is our approach to encouraging children aged 3-7 to learn key movement skills. We believe that encouraging physical development at an early age is crucial to fostering a lifelong enjoyment or sport and a healthier nation. Physical development (or physical literacy) is about...

Princes Trust - Fairbridge Programme - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

The Fairbridge Programme offers young people not in Education, Employment or Training between the age of 16-25, the opportunity to develop Personal, Social & Life skills through participation in a range of fun and challenging activities. The Programme starts with: A one week ‘Access’...

Rhyming Multisensory Stories - Storytelling Through the Senses (SEND) - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Free, fully resourced, step by step multi-sensory stories and poems for parents, carers, teaching and childcare professionals, librarians and storytellers and anyone with an interest in storytelling through the senses. The website is full of sensory ideas, inspiration and strategies and there is ...

South Wales Fire and Rescue Service - Fire Cadets - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith Fire Cadets is an exciting youth engagement programme offering young people the opportunity to engage with South Wales Fire and Rescue Service (SWFRS) and gain a credible qualification and life skills they can use in the workplace. Fire Cadets gives young people the opportunity to: • Enhance key ...

Storey Arms - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith Storey Arms is a residential outdoor centre offering a range of high quality outdoor educational activities in the beautiful landscape of the Brecon Beacons, just 50 minutes from Cardiff. We cater for day visits as well as residential stays ranging from overnight, weekends and up to five...

Storm WCB - our voice our storm - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith Storm WCB (Ein Llais Ein Storm) aims to give young adults across Wales the opportunity to have their voices and opinions heard. The project uses social media to share thoughts and open discussions, create an online community and to promote services. Run in conjunction with UCAN Productions.

StreetGames Wales - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

StreetGames harnesses the power of sport to create positive change in the lives of disadvantaged young people right across the UK. StreetGames' work helps to make young people and their communities healthier, safer and more successful.

Theatr Yr Ifanc Drama Sessions - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Youth theatre sessions based at the Stiwt, run on a Thursday evening for years 1&2 known as Academi! from 5.45-6.15, Littlies are the name given to years 3-6 who attend from 6.30-7.30 and years 7-11 are known as the Biggies who attend from 7.45-8.45pm.

Tutor Pages - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Shortlisted for UK Website of the Year, The Tutor Pages is an online publication hosting thousands of articles on home tuition topics for parents and students. It also includes an active forum to discuss private tutoring and a directory so that residents living in the Conwy area can locate a...

Urdd Gobaith Cymru - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith Urdd Gobaith Cymru is a voluntary youth organization , with over 55,000 members aged between 8 and 25. It provides opportunities for children and young people to take part in a range of experiences through the medium of Welsh. We offer a wide spectrum of clubs, centres such as Llangrannog and...

Valleys Gymnastics Academy - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

The club delivers specialist, fully inclusive gymnastics and physical activity opportunities for all ages and abilities and operates across Caerphilly, Blaenau Gwent, Merthyr Tydfil, Torfaen and RCT. As a mark of the inclusive nature of the organisation, it has has been awarded GymMark (British...

Volunteering Matters Mind Matters Project - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith We are offering 6 hours of basic training in Mental Health and Wellbeing to young people aged between 16-25, with the hope of producing a network of "Mental Health Champions" who can, on a voluntary basis, feed this back into their communities, through the delivery of supported workshops. ...

Wales Federation of Young Farmers Clubs - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith We are a dynamic and accessible bilingual rural youth organisation that helps and supports young people to become successful farmers, confident individuals, effective contributors and responsible citizens.

Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust - The Room Website - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith The Room is a website for Children and Young People which has information relating to the Welsh Ambulance Service. On this website you will find information on the different roles within the service, information on what to do in an emergency. You can even take a virtual tour around an ambulance...

Whizz Kidz - Activities for Young People with Physical Disabilities - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith We're working hard to transform the lives of disabled children across the UK, supporting them to become confident and independent young adults. Our mission is to transform the lives of disabled children by providing the equipment, support and life skills they need, when they need them – giving...

WISP Dance Club - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

WISP Dance Club is run by Artistic Director Cher Mather and Choreographer Uma O’Neill. Cher began WISP in 1994 to create the first out-of-school dance and performance group for young people with special educational needs or learning disabilities in the North Wales area. WISP has gone from...

Young Archaeologists' Club (YAC) - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

The Young Archaeologists’ Club (YAC) is the only club for young people interested in archaeology. We have a network of local clubs across the UK where 8–16 year olds can get their hands mucky doing real archaeology. Each club is run by a team of adults; either volunteers or paid staff at museums ...

Young Wales - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith Children in Wales co-ordinates an initiative called Young Wales – Cymru Ifanc. The aim is to work closely with children and young people from schools, youth forums and other organisations in Wales to gather their views on issues that are important to them (like bullying, hate crime, healthy...

Youth Baseball and Softball Sessions - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

RBI Wales Baseball Softball is a community youth outreach organisation dedicated to using baseball and softball sessions as a means to increase social inclusion, increase self-confidence and develop the values of teamwork, sportsmanship, leadership and integrity among underprivileged youth. We...

Youth Cymru - Children and young people's activities (Opens in a new window)

Iaith Gwaith Youth Cymru is a major youth work charity operating within the whole of Wales. We work collaboratively with our members and other youth facing organisation to provide unique, innovative and life changing opportunities, projects and programmes, bettering the lives of young people in Wales. We...