Community Arts Projects

The A – Z of Community Arts Projects Over the years Breaking Barriers Community Arts and Breaking Barriers (under the aegis of Caerphilly County Borough Council) have carried out hundreds of community arts projects manyContinue reading

Varte Awards Ceremony

Communities First North and South Ebbw Fach Clusters collaboration with local business and the COOP, supporting local people through training to achieve employment opportunities. by

The Animals and The Birds

A Parents and Children Together (PACT) project with a theme of Native Americans for Sofrydd Primary School. The project took place in the Autumn Term. It was designed to engage both parents and children fromContinue reading

Holocaust Memorial Group

The short video tells the story how a volunteer group from the Upper Cynon community got involved with the Holocaust Day Memorial. by

3 Valleys Manufacturing

This is the story of the 3 Valleys Manufacturing project. The project was set up with a number of partners, driven by Communities First in the Ebbw Fach area to provide an employment and trainingContinue reading

The Ukulele Effect

A short interview describing how the Blaina Ukulele Stummers were formed and how they have been supported by Communities First as part of a programme of work to help people manage mental ill health. TheContinue reading

Simply Senedd

This is the story of a trip to the Senedd organised by Communities First. The funding for the trip came out of the Young Voices, Young Choices work plan. The aim of this was toContinue reading

Communities First

We have worked on a number of projects with Communities First; a programme aimed at tackling poverty and supporting those who may be disadvantaged, within deprived areas of Wales. Here is a collection of theContinue reading

Community Cookery

The group were recorded over 3 sessions. Over the three sessions they prepared a Christmas dinner, starter, main and dessert. We got to know the group over the sessions and found out what they hadContinue reading