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Halloween Party!

12 Oct

On October 25th 2011 we will be holding a Halloween party for members of Your Voice Advocacy Project’s Neath/Pontardawe Social Group!

There will be a buffet and a disco with Mad Jay and of course fancy dress!

Tickets are £6 on the door and if members could let us know if they can attend by calling (01792) 646573 or contacting Sue Rees by the 19th October.

Rebecca at Your Voice's Halloween Party Oct 2010

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New Drink and Chat Night Dates!

19 Sep

New Dates for Your Voice Advocacy’s ‘Drink and Chat Nights’ at the Canterbury Arms in Neath can be found on the poster at the link below!

Please print this off and share at your friends and let us know if you want to come along!

Contact Laura on 07791145529 for more info

 

Drink and Chat Night dates Autumn 2011 (pdf file)

 

First Participation Group Meeting this Wednesday!

5 Sep

Your Voice Advocacy Project launches its first ever Participation Group meeting in Neath Port Talbot, gathering together people with learning disabilities to form a committee on delivering real change to their lives and promoting awareness of the issues that affect their lives.

The meeting will be held at the Four Winds in Port Talbot from 10.30am to 12pm on September 7th 2011

If you are interested in joining please contact Kate Jones on (01792) 646573 or email katejones@yourvoiceadvocacy.org.

Tea Party Fundraiser!

10 Aug

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Your Voice Advocacy’s Neath/Pontardawe group are organising a Tea Party at Waunceirch Community Centre, Dwr Y Felin Road , Neath on Saturday 20 August 2011

All the money raised will be given to Marie Curie Nursing Care. Tea/Coffee, sandwiches and home-made cakes will be served from 2.30pm to 5.30pm. Party Tickets £2.50 per head which includes refreshments and there will also be numerous raffle prizes – 5 raffle tickets for £1.

Please email helencallaghan@btconnect if anyone would like to buy party or raffle tickets.

First Participation Group Meeting!

4 Aug

Your Voice Advocacy Project launches its first ever Participation Group meeting in Neath Port Talbot, gathering together people with learning disabilities to form a committee on delivering real change to their lives and promoting awareness of the issues that affect their lives.

The meeting will be held at the Four Winds in Port Talbot from 10.30am to 12pm on September 7th 2011

If you are interested in joining please contact Kate Jones on (01792) 646573 or email katejones@yourvoiceadvocacy.org.uk

Speed Dating at the Canterbury!

31 May

Hello to all!

The Neath social group have come up with the brilliant idea of ‘Speed Dating’ as part of new ‘themed’ nights organised by service users.

The first one will take place at the Canterbury Arms in Neath on Thursday June 2nd 2011 from 6.30pm to 9pm.

Call Laura on 07791145529

Download the flyer here YVAP – Speed Dating June 2nd (WORD)

YVAP Speed Dating June 2nd (.pdf)

 

Social Nights this week!

16 May

Your Voice are holding two social group nights in Neath Port Talbot this week and are busy preparing the ground for our new and improved Participation Group to get up and running very soon!

Laura’s ‘Drink and Chat’ night in the Canterbury Arms in Neath town centre will be on Thursday 19th May

Sue’s group will meet at the Gwyn Arms in Penycae, Glyntawe on Tuesday 17th May

We have had a lot of interest from new people recently and hope that these groups will go from strength to strength!

For more info please contact us on (01792) 646579 or email laura_your_voice_advocacy@hotmail.co.uk

See you soon

Thank you for Coming!

4 Apr

A big thank you to everyone who came to our ‘Raise Your Voice!’ Day in Port Talbot on Friday 25th March.

It was a big success and we look to have recruited a few new faces to our Your Voice Participation Group in Neath Port Talbot.

Pictures from the day will be uploaded here soon but in the meantime we can announce more social group ‘Drink and Chat Nights’ in The Canterbury in Neath by popular demand!

The new dates can be seen on a flyer which can be downloaded at this link Your Voice Advocacy – New Drink and Chat Nights and will be added to the events page.

For more information please contact Laura O’Shea on 07791145529

 

Join us and Raise Your Voice!

21 Mar

Not long to go before our relaunch event at the Four Winds in Port Talbot on Friday.

We hope to see faces old and new and we can all join forces to stand up for the  rights of people with learning disabilities on Neath Port Talbot!

If you want to join the participation group, please get in touch or fill in an application form which you can find and print HERE

We hope see you all on the 25th where we will have a disco and free buffet for all people attending.

Come and RAISE YOUR VOICE!

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We Need You - Come and join the YVPG!

 

‘Raise Your Voice!’ Event -March 25th

10 Mar

Your Voice Advocacy are proud to announce that an event called ‘Raise Your Voice!’ shall be held at the Four Winds in sunny Sandfields in Port Talbot to relaunch our Participation Group (YVPG) and to promote awareness of social inclusion and rights for people with learning disabilities.

 

We hope to recruit some new members to the Participation Group Service User Committee in Neath Port Talbot so come along and join us if you can.

An invitation/flyer can be found HERE and a poster to download HERE

The ‘Raise Your Voice!’ Day will be held on Friday March 25th 2011 and start at 10.30 and finish at 2.30pm.

For more information please contact Laura O’Shea at laura_your_voice_advocacy@hotmail.co.uk or phone on 07791145529