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Insight app’s Volunteer Hub

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Our Volunteer Hub project is possible thanks to WCVA’s Strategic Grant funding. The project supports adults with learning disabilities to take part in building a brand new Volunteer Hub within our Insight app, making volunteering opportunities more accessible and impactful for everyone.

Restore the Thaw volunteers in nature smiling at the camera

Restore the Thaw

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Restore the Thaw project supports adults with learning disabilities to take part in environmental improvement work in the River Thaw catchment area.

One planet

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One planet encourages adults with Learning Disabilities to learn about climate change and teaches them how to take climate action at home and in the community.

Your vote matters group with Rhondda Cynon Taf mayor

Your vote matters

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Funded by Welsh Government’s Democratic Engagement Grant, Your Vote Matters is a year-long pilot project to encourage political awareness amongst people with learning disabilities through fun activities.

Insight Investigators

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Funded by WCVA’s Volunteering Wales Strategic Grant Fund, Insight Investigators will conduct a peer-led evaluation of Insight our free community app for people with learning disabilities.

the secret garden

The Secret Garden

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The Secret Garden is a horticulture and history project funded by the WCVA’s Volunteering Wales Grant. We work with adults with learning disabilities and community volunteers to develop and care for a cottage garden based at Saint Fagans National Museum of History.

climate action at Innovate trust

Insight into Climate Action

The project aims to educate people with learning disabilities about about the causes and consequences of climate change and what steps they can take to reduce their impact.

porthkerry park

Porthkerry Park Project

The Porthkerry Park Project supports adults with learning disabilities and mental health problems to take part in environmental activities based at Porthkerry Country Park.

boosting nature at innovate trust

Boosting Nature

Boosting Nature support adults with learning disabilities and mental health problems to learn about environmental issues and improve biodiversity in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan.

step on at innovate trust

Step On

Step On is a WCVA ESF Active Inclusion funded project operating in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan which aims to improve employment skills and wellbeing.