Llanrumney Hall Community Trust

Description and History Llanrumney Hall is situated in the heart of Llanrumney. Its rich and eclectic history dates back to 1452. The 900 acres of land that formed the estate of Llanrumney Hall were compulsorily purchased by the Local Authority in 1952 to build the (then) much needed new council housing stock. Llanrumney Hall itself … Continued

Ynysybwl Regeneration Partnership

Description The trust aims are to raise the quality of life for all, create opportunities for young people and create opportunities in health and sport as well as to help develop the local economy, particularly countryside access and tourism. Formed in February 2000 Ynysybwl Regeneration Partnership became a development trust in 2003 in order to … Continued

Vision 21 – Cyfle Cymru

Description & History Established in 1986 in Cardiff, Vision 21 provides realistic work based opportunities for people with learning needs.  The charity recognises that people with learning difficulties have a lot to offer the workplace and that they have the same aspirations and opportunities to work as others. Vision 21 offers a varied range of … Continued

Taff Bargoed Development Trust

Description & History The Taff Bargoed Development Trust was established in 1995 and has created the Welsh International Climbing Centre and associated businesses that include a caving complex, cafe-bar, 3 conference rooms, fitness suite, accommodation block and outdoor pursuits centre. The Trust also has a number of units of managed workshops space and office accommodation … Continued

Bryncynon Strategy

Description & History The Strategy grew out of the Local Residents’ Association, who wanted to combat the difficulties caused by the loss of the coal mining industry. A series of grants enabled the appointment of the first community development worker in 1993 and in 1994 the refurbishment of 3 terraced houses to accommodate a training … Continued

Arts Factory

Description & History Arts Factory is an independent development trust, situated at the heart of disadvantaged communities, in Ferndale at the top of the Rhondda Valleys . Through a range of community building initiatives and projects, the trust creates life-changing opportunities for extraordinary individuals who feel written-off by society. It is a deep-rooted organisation that … Continued