Help to Buy – Wales Shared Equity Scheme »This shared equity loan will make up the shortfall between the purchase price of a property and the funding available to buyers through their cash deposit and mortgage offer.Learn more »
Banding data for 2013 released by Welsh Government
Secondary school Banding data for 2013 has today been published by the Welsh Government.
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- Local authority environmental permitting fees and charges 2014-2015
- Alternatives to Waste Transfer Notes and other aspects of Waste Regulation
- Beyond 2011: Consultation on Census and future provision of population statistics in England and Wales
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Section highlightThe Housing (Wales) Bill
The Bill will introduce significant improvements across the housing sector to ensure that people have access to a decent, affordable home and better housing-related services.
Legislative programme 2013 - 2014 »
The First Minister detailed the 8 bills in the Welsh Government’s 5-year Legislative Programme that will be brought forward during the 3rd year of the Welsh Assembly.Learn more »
Section highlightProject pipeline update - December 2013
This Wales Infrastructure Investment Plan annex highlights planned investments and potential procurement opportunities.
Final Budget 2014-15 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Departments for 2014-15 is £14.9bn.Learn more »
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General Support services
For access to all local authority services.
Children and young people
CSCB has the lead strategic role in ensuring children and young people in Caerphilly Borough are protected from abuse, neglect and exploitation and live in an environment that promotes their well being and life chances. The website will be updated regularly with information about guidance, protocols, procedures, events and news in relation to safeguarding in Caerphilly County Borough.
Drug and Alcohol Issues
Drugaid operates within the Caerphilly Borough offering a wide range of services and different approaches to support people misusing drugs or alcohol to change. Services include; long or short term one to one support, brief interventions, harm reduction information and resources, access to substitute prescribing, counselling services, diversionary activities, open access sessions, complementary therapies, group work programmes, relapse prevention, outreach, peer support and service user involvement.
GCADM offer three services in the Caerphilly area to support people with issues around alcohol and drug misuse. GAP (Gwent Alcohol Project) offers support and counselling around alcohol misuse. GAP also has a specialist counsellor to work with people experiencing domestic abuse alongside substance misuse issues. DAFS (Drug Alcohol Family Support) offers support to people who are family members of an alcohol and/or substance misuser. Fusion is a project specialising in support around alcohol and substance misuse for children and young people.
Telephone: 0870 060 0310
MIDAS (Merthyr Integrated Drug & Alcohol Service)
Telephone: 0870 060 0310 / 01685 721991
Telephone: 0870 060 0310 / 01685 721991
Our social services department works with families, adults, children and young people to provide services that support them to live independent lives care and look after them if they are vulnerable protect them from harm.
Gofal is a mental health charity which offers a wide range of support services within Caerphilly Borough. These services include family support (support to families where one parent or a person looking after children is experiencing mental ill health or where circumstances are affecting their mental health), housing support and advice (provide information, advice and short term support to people who have experience of mental ill health and help them to resolve their housing issues), support/shared housing, and tenancy/floating support.
Llamau is a homeless charity, delivering services to vulnerable, socially excluded homeless and potentially homeless young people and women in South Wales.
Advice and information on the options for preventing homelessness, and how we can help if you lose or are threatened with losing your home. We regularly maintain a list of council and private properties available for rent.
Works with high risk clients to increase their safety. The IDVA can give advice on a wide range of issues and offer support and advocacy to victims using the criminal justice system and civil court system to address domestic abuse.
Telephone: (01633) 763 330
Rape and Sexual Violence
SCCSP provide information and support for local residents in relation to community safety. Their website includes information about Domestic Abuse, Caerphilly Domestic Abuse Forum and the Independent Domestic Abuse Advisor.
Safer Caerphilly Multi Agency Centre (MAC)
A one-stop-shop for victims of domestic abuse and their families, and is there to offer help and support. The centre provides professional support from a range of agencies, all under one roof.
Telephone: 01443 819317
CWA provides refuge provision for women and children experiencing domestic abuse and this can be accessed 24 hours by telephoning 029 2086 0255. They also provide a range of outreach services for victims of domestic abuse including adult and children floating support, specialist children's therapist, specialist support with building confidence and getting back into education and employment, a survivors group and the Freedom Programme.