Afasic Cymru

Supporting parents with children who have difficulties talking and understanding.

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Youth activities

Moving up to secondary school

Moving up to high school can be very scary for lots of young people. You are not alone!

Young people – come along and meet others moving up to high school at the same time as you, discuss your thoughts and concerns about starting secondary school.

Parents/carers – a member of our Afasic team will talk through your thoughts and feelings around your child’s transition and provide some strategies to help support your young person.

South Wales
Friday 11 August, 1.30pm to 3.30pm
Icebreakers Youth Club, The Adventure, Circle Way East, Llanedeyrn, Cardiff CF23 9PD

Contact Jo Richards for more information.

North Wales (3 venues)
Friday 18 August, 10am – 4pm
The TAPE Community Arts Centre, Old Colwyn
Youth Wing, Argoed High School, Mold
West Rhyl Young People’s project, Rhyl

Contact Clare Booth for a booking form.

Fun-filled Summer 2017

Just to let you know that ‘Fun Filled Summer – the Children’s Summer Holiday Activity Guide’ is now available online.

To find out what’s happening for children and young people in the holidays go to the Conwy Family Information Service website.

RawFfest Youth Arts Festival 17-20 August 2017

A festival by and for 14 to 25 year olds
An explosion of performance, gigs, exhibitions and workshops at Venue Cymru, Llandudno.
Find out more from the flyer below:

RawFfest August 2017 Flyer
(504.4 KiB, 7 downloads)

Film making course – summer holidays 2017

Film making course for young people - August 2017 in Old Colwyn - Afasic CymruWe are running an accredited film making course throughout the school summer holidays from 10 am – 4pm in Old Colwyn, North Wales.

Monday 24th July
Monday 31st July
Monday 7th August
Monday 14th August
Monday 21st August

For more information please email Yvonne or phone her on 01745 585402.

Booking form:

Film Making Course - August 2017 - North Wales
(375.1 KiB, 53 downloads)

Disability cricket

Afasic Cymru disability cricketColwyn Bay Cricket Club in association with Cricket Wales Conwy County Council are commencing their second year providing cricket for disabled sports men and women and those over 14 interested in playing the game.

Find out more:

CBCC Disability Cricket 2016
(963.4 KiB, 227 downloads)

Us Girls activity sessions

Us GirlsCome along and bring your friends to take part in some exciting different activity sessions including dodgeball, table tennis, hockey and more.

Find out more:

Us Girls Denbigh - English (170 hits)

Us Girls Denbigh - Welsh (148 hits)

Us Girls Llandudno - English (184 hits)

Us Girls Llandudno - Welsh (149 hits)

Boys and Girls Clubs of Wales

boys and girls club of WalesIn addition to running sport courses, BGC Wales also offer all young leaders and volunteers the opportunity to undertake the Level 2 and 3 Awards in Youth Work, in partnership with the YMCA Community College. They are very keen to encourage leaders and volunteers to continually develop their learning so they can reach their potential, and see these courses as a fantastic and inspiring way to do just that.

You can find out more from visiting their website or downloading the information below:

Information about BGC Wales
(48.9 KiB, 381 downloads)

Disability sport in Wrexham

Wrexham disability sport directoryThis Club Directory highlights both disability specific and inclusive opportunities, in both a Club based setting or as a pay and play session.

Whether you’re a participant, volunteer, coach or organisation, Wrexham provides a platform for you to fulfil your potential, inspire others and get involved within disability sport!

Find out more:

Wrexham Disability Club Directory - English and Welsh
(12.0 MiB, 545 downloads)

Disabled football group

There is a brilliant disabled football group that meet every Friday evening 5pm-6pm at Pontllanfraith Leisure Centre.

It is a group catering for all ages, all disabilities and regardless of if you have had any previous football experience.

The group would welcome all newcomers and there is no need to book, just turn up.
If you would like a little more information please contact Paul Taylor on 01495 235497 or email Paul or Hayley Thomas on email Hayley.

Take a look at our youth clubs – there’s plenty going on during term-time. We have clubs in Neath, Flintshire and Old Colwyn.