News

This page will provide you with all the latest information on everything that is happening at Accessible Wales. We will also keep you up-to-date on anything we think you should know regarding disability.


 

Cynon Valley Museum Is Now Open

Cynon Valley Chairperson Dinah Pye (front) with Vikki Howells AM, myself, Roy Noble, Lord Aberdare and Ann Clwyd MP

Cynon Valley Museum Is Now Open I was extremely pleased to be invited to the launch of the Cynon Valley Museum recently.  The museum was one of the first clients Accessible Wales worked with and I’m proud to say that relationship will continue again. Since opening in

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Working With Public Health Wales

Richard Jones outside Capital Quarter 2, Public Health Wales Office

We are proud today to have been access reviewing Capital Quarter 2 building in Cardiff for Public Health Wales.  The building is a blank canvas, with no furniture in.  Public Health Wales and their designers have put an exceptional amount of work in making the building accessible,

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Forging Relationships with Merthyr Council

Kerry O'Donovan and I outside Merthyr's Civic Centre

Forging Relationships with Merthyr Council After recently attending the launch of the Remain campaign in Penderyn Square, Merthyr Tydfil I had the pleasure of meeting Cllr Brendan Toomey Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council’s Leader.  We had a brief chat and swapped contact details. Since then Brendan and

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Disability Awareness Training Coming To A Venue Near You… Soon!!

Training Now Open To The Public

Accessible Wales is pleased to announce that we are opening our training up to members of the public.  Our flagship Disability Awareness training course will be three hours long and will be scheduled in venues throughout the Cynon Valley over the next six months. If the courses

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Great Training Course at Old School Surgery – Pontyclun

Principal Consultant Richard Jones with staff from Old School Surgery Pontyclun after Successfully completing the course

On Thursday 19th May Accessible Wales trained staff from the Old School Surgery in Pontyclun.  The course was a three hour course and covered issues such as: * Introduction to Disability * Appropriate Language and Signage * Access Issues * Customer Service Scenarios   This course is

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Disability Awareness Training

Today the staff of Pontyclun’s Old School surgery will join the many other people who have been trained by Accessible Wales to become more aware of disability. We will be carrying out a half day course, this is not the first time we’ve trained staff from this

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Working With Aberdare Community School

Principal Consultant Richard Jones outside Aberdare Community School

Accessible Wales is pleased to say that Principal Consultant Richard Jones met with Aberdare Community School’s Headteacher Sue Davies and Rhondda Cynon Taff Education Authority’s Esther Thomas to discuss the access for people with disabilities at the school. Discussions took place as Accessible Wales have been asked

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New Client – Aberdare Town FC

Aberdare Football Club Logo

Accessible Wales is pleased to announce that we will be working with Aberdare Town FC to carry out a Walkthrough Access Review.  Aberdare Town FC is keen to improve their facilities for people with disabilities and has commissioned Accessible Wales to help them do this, as a

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Telephone Problems

We have been experiencing technical difficulties with our telephone system, however these have now been resolved.  If you experiencing problems contacting Accessible Wales you can however email us through info@accessiblewales.co.uk or you can contact us via facebook or twitter.

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New Client – Old School Surgery, Pontyclun

Accessible Wales are proud to announce that we will be carrying out training for Old School Surgery in Pontyclun in May.  We will be carrying out a custom 3 hour course which has been created by our team and their Practice Manager. You too could have a

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