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International Women’s Day Event

20-03-2020


To celebrate International Women’s Day Thrive Women’s Aid hosted a business networking event in March welcoming more than 50 women from the private, public and charity sector to their new offices on Talbot Road in Port Talbot. Attendees enjoyed powerful and inspirational speeches from Karen Jones Assistant Chief Executive and Chief Digital Officer at Neath …

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Novel Coronavirus COVID 19 Statement

18-03-2020


This statement is to inform our service users, key stakeholders and the general public about some key changes to our organisation and our service delivery which we have made in response to the COVID 19 Pandemic.   We are keeping abreast of information from key bodies including; UK Government, Welsh Government, Public Health England, Public …

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Our official community hub launch and 40th Anniversary celebrations

15-11-2019


We recently celebrated the 40th Anniversary of providing domestic abuse support for women, children and young people across Neath Port Talbot. This year also marks our relocation to a custom-designed community hub on the Talbot Road where after operating from a building that had become unfit for purpose due to increased demand on services, an …

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#Thrive40 – We are 40 – Join us to celebrate

09-11-2019


This year we turned 40 and were delighted to kick off our anniversary celebrations by launching this website. Now you are invited to join us for a week of activities taking place from 11th-15th November 2019, you can download our packed schedule here: Thrive WA Launch Week Schedule   Our official launch will start at …

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Families First Contract Success

25-02-2019


We are delighted to announce that we have been successful in securing a new contract to deliver a specialist domestic abuse service for families impacted by domestic abuse. The service will offer a suite of specialist interventions and programmes that are family focused and offer choice for families who have either left the perpetrator or …

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PTAWA Director wins Rising Star Women in Business Award

25-02-2019


Port Talbot and Afan Women’s Aid’s Director, Lucy Reynolds, has won the Rising Star Award (sponsored by Hutchinson Thomas) at The Women in Business Awards 2018. The Marriott Hotel in Swansea hosted the event, which was organised by South Wales Evening Post, Swansea Bay Business Life and WalesOnline, and saw more than 200 guests enjoy lunch …

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