Category Archives: Young People (15-25)

Street Football Wales

Description: Street Football Wales (SFW) is a social inclusion charity which helps social excluded people (16+) on a day to day basis. It’s an opportunity for people to be involved in something where they will not be judged or stigmatised. With the project Kick Some Balls, SFW is able to help socially excluded women though out wales with activities like swimming, yoga and many more.

SFW delivers a number of activities around Wales including a League and Cup programme, education programme and a Referee training which are all provided free of charge to all SFW participants. We also work alongside the Welsh Football Trust to help provide the opportunity for our participants to gain coaching awards.

SFW is also the Welsh partner for the Homeless World Cup and this has been incredibly successful during the past 14 years with record numbers of participants being assessed during the 2017 season.

Description: Street Football Wales (SFW) is a social inclusion charity that exists to improve the lives and opportunities for homeless and socially excluded people in Wales.

We aim to:
Contribute to an end in homelessness & poverty, Re-integrate socially excluded people back into mainstream society and, Inspire healthier more physically active and mentally well members of society.

Services Offered: SFW aims to create a nationwide Street Football network capable of engaging with those furthest away from mainstream support provision. Female only activities are also available.

Organisation/Service Address: SFW aims to create a nationwide Street Football network capable of engaging with those furthest away from mainstream support provision. Female only activities are also available.

Facilities Available: There is office space at the site but all delivery of the project is delivered in the community other than our Training & Education programme which is delivered at 104 Broughton Avenue

Website: www.streetfootballwales.com

Contact Name: shirley bateman
Position In Organisation: project worker

Contact Address: Street Football Wales,
104 Broughton Avenue,
Blaenymaes
Swansea
SA5 5LN

Contact Telephone Number: 01792572950

Contact E-mail Address: shirley.bateman@gwalia.com

If Parking Is Available Please Describe Your Parking Facilities?: On street parking

Please Describe Any Disabled Access That Is Available: Access with assistance

Status of organisation: Voluntary/Charity

Opening/Meeting Times: Monday to Friday 9-5pm except on match days

Registered Charity Number: 1152799

Please add any other details: If you would like further information or would like a chat to discuss ways you can get involved please feel free to contact a member of staff direct on 01792 572950 also please take a look at our website www.streetfootballwales.com or follow us on Twitter @Sfootballwales or instagram streetfootballwales Or email one of our staff on:
sfw@gwalia.com

 

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Wing Chun Kung Fu Society

Any Other Names/Acronyms Which You Are Known By? Swansea Wing Chun Society

Description of Organisation: Certified Ip Man Wing Chun, 3rd Generation, taught by Sifu Stuart Mackinnon. Classes in central Swansea, Port Talbot, Pontardawe and Loughor / Gorseinon

Services Offered: Wing Chun Kung Fu, practical self defence suitable for all over the age of 12.

Address: 13a Cambrian Place

Public Access At This Address: No

Website: www.swanseawingchun.org.uk

Contact Name: Stuart Mackinnon
Position In Organisation: Coach / Director

Contact Address: 46 Pengry Road
Loughor
Swansea
SA46PN

Contact Telephone: 07703 575732
Contact Mobile: 07703 575732

Contact E-mail: swanseawingchun@yahoo.co.uk

If Parking Is Available Please Describe Your Parking Facilities? Yes

Please Describe Any Disabled Access That Is Available:
Access with assistance

Status Of Organisation: Private (Profit)

Opening Times: Classes at:

What languages Do You Use Within Your Organisation? English

Affiliations/Qualifications:Qualified instructors under Master Li Yun Tung. Insured under Amateur Martial Association

Cost of Membership/Charges:
First class free, £7 thereafter / £6 students

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The African Community Centre

Examples of services offered:

  • 1-2-1 Counselling, Group Counselling, Sewing, Arts Therapy, Yoga and Jewelry  classes  for female Asylum Seekers and Refugees
  • Homeopathy for Male and Female Asylum Seekers and Refugees
  • English Classes for Male Asylum Seekers and Refugees
  • English classes for beginner and intermediate female Asylum Seekers and Refugees
  • Youth Forum for young people from Asylum and Refugee families and young people of African and Afro-Caribbean heritage
  • Parent and Toddler Group for male and female parents, and children from 0-5 years

Description: African Community Centre Wales is committed to breaking down barriers, promoting participation and community cohesion. ACC vision is of a society where African and African Caribbean Community members are fully included, where their well-being is a priority and where justice is promoted.

Organisation / Service Address: The African Community Centre
94 Walter Road
Swansea
SA1 5QE

Is public access available at this address: Yes

Facilities Available: Disabled and pram access at rear of building, on-site car park, disabled toilet on bottom floor, reception and waiting area, tea/coffee availability

Website: www.africancommunitycentre.org.uk

Contact Name: Isioma Ikediashi
Position In Organisation: Centre Manager

Contact Address: 94 Walter Road
SA1 5QE

Contact Telephone Number: 01792 470298

Contact E-mail Address: isioma.ikediashi@africancommunitycentre.org.uk

If Parking Is Available Please Describe Your Parking Facilities?
Parking at rear of building

Please Describe Any Disabled Access That Is Available: Access with assistance

Status of organisation: Voluntary/Charity

Opening / Meeting Times: Open daily at 9:30am until 5:00pm

What languages do you use within your organisation? Spainish, Hausa, Yoruba, Arabic, Igbo and Swahili
Registered Charity Number: 1124327

Company limited by guarantee Number: 06331619

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Bonymaen RFC

Description:
# Rugby Mini's (age 5-11) and juniors 9 (age 12-16)

# Youth Rugby

# Senior Rugby
- 1st Team
- 2nd Team

Everyone welcome to join and support a club in its 100th year. Events through out the year.

Services Offered: Rugby Training Parties

Organisation / Service Address: Parc Mawr,
Cefn Hengoed Rd,
Swansea,
W Glam
SA1 7JF

Is public access available at this address: Yes

Facilities Available: Meeting Rooms, Main Hall, Bar, Lounge, and Rugby Fields

Contact Name: Gareth Lewis
Position In Organisation: Chairman

Contact Address: Parc Mawr,
Cefn Hengoed Rd,
Swansea,
W Glam
SA1 7JF

Contact Telephone Number: 01792 652859

Contact E-mail: bo33y80@googlemail.com

If Parking Is Available Please Describe Your Parking Facilities?
Ample parking available

Please Describe Any Disabled Access That Is Available: Access without assistance

Status of organisation: Private (Profit)
Opening / Meeting Times: TBC

Affiliations/Qualifications: Level 1 Referee's
Level 1 coach's
Level 2 coach's

 

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Swansea YMCA

Our Objectives:
•To be at the heart of the community.

•To create a hub of interaction for all groups within the area.

•To encourage participation in arts, well-being, lifelong learning, sports, leisure and general community life for everyone.

•An inclusive and comprehensive facility which can accommodate every level of ability.

•A vibrant and inspirational piece of architecture which celebrates community.

•A supportive environment that cares for the most vulnerable at the centre of the community and helps integrate and include at every level.

•Bringing people together by maximising existing facilities and continuously improving and meeting community need.

Description of Organisation: Swansea YMCA is a locally based charity which is passionate about helping young people and the community to build a brighter future. We provide a diverse range of sports, educational and social support services for people of all ages to get the most out of life.

Services Offered: We provide over 30 activities per week ranging from ballet, music tuition, graffiti workshops to martial arts. Our support services include training and employment programmes for young people not in education, employment or training and an economic inactivity project supporting the Black Minority Ethnic community.

Organisation / Service Address: 1 The Kingsway,
Swansea.
West Glamorgan.
SA1 5JQ

Is public access available at this address: Yes

Facilities Available:
- Room, Office and Theatre hire, available for community meetings or lectures
- Fitness & Gym Facilities, including Gym instruction. Zumba, Insanity, Spinning and Yoga classes also available!
- We have our own state of the art Recording Studio, as well as our own Victorian Theatre, Llewelyn Hall
- Youth Clubs available: Y-HUB, LGBT (Good Vibes) club
- Drop in and Support services include training and employment programmes for young people not in education, employment or training and an economic inactivity project supporting the Black Minority Ethnic community

For more information on our facilities, you can get in touch with us through either two ways - by telephone at 01792 652032 or via e-mail at info@swanseaymca.org.uk.

Website: http://www.swanseaymca.org.uk

Contact Name: Marketing Team
Position In Organisation: Marketing and PR, Advertising

Contact Address: 1 The Kingsway,
Swansea,
West Glamorgan.
SA1 5JQ

Contact Telephone Number: 01792 652032

Contact E-mail Address: marketing@swanseaymca.org.uk

If Parking Is Available Please Describe Your Parking Facilities?
Swansea YMCA has its own car park, just behind our substantial Grade II listed building. Parking for Blue Badge holders also available.

Please Describe Any Disabled Access That Is Available: Access with assistance

Status of organisation: Voluntary/Charity

Opening / Meeting Times: Monday 6:30 am – 9:00 pm

Charity Number: No. 250990

Company limited by guarantee Number: No.3426094

Membership Costs / Charges: To find out more about Membership costs, please visit our website;

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