Category Archives: News

Welsh Ambulance Celebration and Learning Event

On Feb 28th James and Catherine travelled to Blackwood, South Wales to attend and present, at the Welsh Ambulance Service’s Celebration and Learning Event.

James presented his quiz to 40 and received a certificate thanking him for the quizzes he had ran so far.

Have a look at what James got up to at the event.



Posted in News | Leave a comment

Conwy Connect – what’s on this week?

whats on this week snip

Posted in News | Leave a comment

‘Your Love Life’ Event

Our ‘Your Love Life’ event was held on Tuesday 28th February 2017, 10am to 3pm at The Interchange in Old Colwyn. It was organised with and hosted alongside Jane McIlveen, Development Officer for The Down’s Syndrome Association (and Conwy Connect Committee Member). DSA-logo-02

The aim of the event was to

  • inform you about relationships
  • help you increase your confidence
  • enable you to discuss relationships
  • make you aware of contraceptives and how to keep safe

We tried to do this in a variety of ways – there were interactive presentations, discussion groups, workshops, games and quizzes as well as a role play by the Venture Drama Group. Everyone was given an information pack to take away with them.

The event was well attended and it was great to see so many people feeling comfortable enough to talk openly about sex and relationships on the day.

IMG_4094IMG_4052

IMG_4033IMG_4097

IMG_4088

IMG_4051

Welsh Gov LOGO

Logo BCUHB

NWSIC-LOGO

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Wheelchair Sports Taster Sessions

There will be FREE taster sessions in Conwy for Wheelchair Rugby, Para Power Lifting and Handcycling this month.

They will be run by Disability Sports Wales.

This is your chance to try something new for free.

Just click on the images to enlarge them for details.

wheelchair rugby taster

wheelchair rugby Cymraeg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

para power lifting taster

para power lifting Cymraeg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

hand cycling taster

hand cycling Cymraeg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For more information contact Mark Richards (Disability Sports Wales Development Officer) at Mark.Richards@conwy.gov.uk or on 01492 575593.

Mark is also looking for volunteers to help out with the sessions.

Posted in News | Leave a comment

MOS Bulletin March 2017

The latest Moving On Solutions Bulletin is now available in both English and Welsh.

Just click on the links to see it. Below that are MOS activity booking forms in both English and Welsh.

mos bulletin march 2017MOS Bulletin March 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

mos bulletin march 2017 cymraegMOS Bulletin CYMRAEG March 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

mos booking form snipMOS Activity Booking form March 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

mos booking snip welshMOS Activity Booking form CYMRAEG March 2017

Posted in News | Leave a comment