Thursday, 27 June 2019

Welsh Ambulance Service - Engaging with Carers event 18 July 2019

At the Red House, Merthyr Tydfil.
More information here

Merthyr Valleys Homes Careers Fair

Merthyr Valleys Homes are holding their first Careers Fayre next Thursday 4th July, 2.30pm – 4.30pm at they MVH offices in Gellideg.

Come and find out more about our 6 weeks of summer programme, which will provide opportunity to attend work placements through all departments within Merthyr Valleys Homes.

For more information contact:

More information here

Saturday, 15 June 2019

We are recruiting


£23,398 per annum (pro rata)
21 hours per week - fixed term contract until 31.03.20

We are looking for an experienced and dynamic community development officer to be part of the integrated Calon Las Community Zone in Merthyr Tydfil.  The postholder will be instrumental in developing a neighbourhood network and supporting new and existing groups within the locality.  Operating as part of the Information and Advice service, this is an exciting opportunity for the right individual and we would welcome enquiries.

For further details and an application pack please contact Carol Hindley at VAMT on 01685 353900 or email

The closing date for applications:  Wednesday 26 June 2019 (Noon).
Interview date:  Friday 5th July

Registered Charity 1118403
Company Limited by Guarantee 6058360

Rydym yn recriwtio


£23,398 per annum (pro rata)
21 awr yr wythnos – contract cyfnod penodol hyd at 31.03.20

Rydym yn edrych am swyddog datblygu cymunedol profiadol ac egnïol i fod yn rhan o  Barth Cymunedol integredig Calon Las ym Merthyr Tudful. Bydd deiliad y swydd yn allweddol er mwyn datblygu rhwydwaith cymunedol a chefnogi grwpiau newydd a chyfredol yn yr ardal. Mae’r swydd yn rhan o’r Gwasanaeth Gwybodaeth a Chynghori ac yn gyfle cyffrous ar gyfer yr unigolyn cywir. Rydym yn croesawu ymholiadau. 

Am ragor o fanylion  ac am becyn ymgeisio, cysylltwch â Carol Hindley yn GGMT ar 01685 353900 neu e-bostiwch

Dyddiad cau ar gyfer ceisiadau: dydd Mercher 26 Mehefin 2019 (hanner Dydd).
Dyddiad Cyfweld: Dydd Gwener 5 Gorffennaf

Elusen Gofrestredig 1118403
Cwmni Cyfyngedig drwy Warant 6058360

Tuesday, 11 June 2019

Adopt an allotment

Have you ever fancied growing fruit/veg in your own allotment?

Merthyr Valleys Homes are looking for individuals to adopt a plot at at the Cae'r Wern Allotments and would love to hear from any interested parties.

You don't have to be a tenant of Merthyr Valleys Homes to benefit from this opportunity.

Thursday, 6 June 2019

Co-op's Local Community Fund

Are you aware of Co-op's Local Community Fund?

They are currently open for applications. If you were successful all Co-op customers can choose your cause to donate a percentage of their shopping to every time they make a purchase. 

For full details please click here

Tuesday, 4 June 2019

Calling Children/Families/Parents groups

Do families know how to access free school meals?
Do they know how to apply for a grant for school uniform?

As part of a piece of work to maximise family income, which VAMT are undertaking with partners across the sectors in Merthyr Tydfil we want to get this information out to as many people as possible, so please pass on the following links:

Uniform grants

Free School Meals

Free School Meals (Polish)

Uniform Grants (Polish)

Further information is also available from CAB (who kindly provided us with this information)

Citizens Advice Bureau Opening Hours and Outreach