July 2017

Interested in a community allotment?

Published on Wednesday, 19 July, 2017

If YES, come along to our Information Morning at Fairfield Centre – on Bryn Celyn in Maesteg Park (opposite Bryn Celyn Residential Home) on Friday 11 August 2017 from 10am – 12pm. Tending an […]

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March 2017

Do you want to find out more about reducing the risk of…

Published on Friday, 17 March, 2017

Substance misuse? smoking? sexual health? mental health? ……..or anything else? Sessions will be FREE to all those living in Bridgend Communities First areas, to find out more call Jeremy: T: […]

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Pupils learn how to tackle bullying

Published on Friday, 17 March, 2017

Bridgend Communities First and Archbishop McGrath Catholic High School recently worked together in partnership to set up a bullying awareness session at the school. The session was aimed at raising […]

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Pupils make Indian cuisine to celebrate International School Meals Day 2017

Published on Friday, 17 March, 2017

Bridgend Communities First recently celebrated International School Meals Day with two cooking sessions which were arranged and funded in partnership with Afon-y-Felin Primary and Corneli Primary schools and Cookibods. Pupils […]

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Success at Bridgend Communities First learning mornings

Published on Thursday, 9 March, 2017

Bridgend Communities First recently hosted two free learning mornings in Bryncethin and Maesteg. Over 50 people enjoyed a variety of taster sessions based around future courses including first aid, flower […]

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Families enjoy out of this world experience in Brackla

Published on Thursday, 9 March, 2017

The stars shone down on Brackla Tabernacle, when families were invited to visit space at a huge Planetarium organised by Bridgend Communities First in collaboration with Immersive Theatres during the […]

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December 2016

Communities First is top of the shopping list for Tesco in Bridgend

Published on Monday, 5 December, 2016

The Big Cook, Little Cook programme run by Communities First, has received 26 weighing scales, 155 children’s aprons and over 300 goody bags and recipe booklets for the little ones […]

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November 2016

Does your child’s homework scare you?

Published on Thursday, 3 November, 2016

If the answer is YES, we can help you brush up your English and maths skills! Bridgend Communities First’s Bridgend Employment Skills Project offers FREE one-to-one and group sessions! T: […]

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July 2016

ShedQuarters – practical group for men now in Maesteg

Published on Friday, 8 July, 2016

ShedQuarters meet every Thursday between 10.30am and 1.30pm at the Court House Maesteg.  There is now a new way for men to pursue their interests, develop new ones, belong to […]

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Find out about Public Health Wales free NHS screening

Published on Thursday, 7 July, 2016

Download this leaflet which tells you about the free NHS screening test that Public Health Wales offer you. When you are due for screening, they will send you more information about it, […]

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March 2016

10 healthy steps to a healthy child’s weight

Published on Thursday, 31 March, 2016

Bringing up children is a big responsibility, so Public Health Wales has launched ‪#‎10steps to a healthy weight to make it easy to understand what you can do as a […]

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February 2016

Bridgend Communities First celebrating improving lives young and old

Published on Monday, 22 February, 2016

Bridgend Communities First Lower Cluster recently celebrated their achievements and successes with local residents at a celebration event at the Heronston Hotel in Bridgend. The Welsh Government funded Communities First […]

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Bridgend Communities First helping to transform lives – read Jeni’s story

Published on Tuesday, 2 February, 2016

Bridgend Communities First is helping to transform the lives of people in Bridgend. This is Jeni’s story. Written by Hywel Thomas. Listen to Jeni’s story here >>> Jeni Emment beckons me […]

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January 2016

Five star rating for community lunch club

Published on Wednesday, 20 January, 2016

A lunch club that has been feeding the residents of Cornelly for the past 30 years has been awarded the highest food hygiene rating by the Food Standards Agency. Listen […]

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‘Best nan in the world’ saves her grandson’s life thanks to Bridgend Communities First!

Published on Tuesday, 5 January, 2016

A quick thinking nan has saved her grandson from choking on a Polo mint with a simple skill learned just a few days earlier on a first aid course arranged […]

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