Archive: Communities

Dementia Friends

Written by / 20th November, 2017 / Communities, Partners, Staff

Presentation of Dementia Friendly logo

Care & Repair Monmouthshire and Torfaen has been recognised for its work on becoming a dementia friendly organisation with a presentation of the Alzheimer’s Society logo by local councillors.

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Generation Game day

Written by / 4th October, 2017 / Communities, Residents

Generation game day

A group of Melin residents from 11–94 years old bridged the age gap with a ‘Generation Game’ day.

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The good old days

Written by / 26th September, 2017 / Communities, Residents, Staff

The good old days

Our sheltered scheme Llwys Ebwy in Ebbw Vale held a World War two memorabilia day with afternoon tea and cakes.

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We raised the roof 1,000 times!

Written by / 21st September, 2017 / Communities, Contractors, Partners, Residents

We raised the roof 1,000 times!

Tranch AFC, a community football club in Pontypool successfully applied for our community fund and were awarded £500 from the Jump 2 fund and £500 from the special Melin 10 fund, a grant only available this year to celebrate us turning Ten years old!

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It’s all “cisterns” go for West Pontnewydd Community Centre

Written by / 12th September, 2017 / Being Greener, Communities

It's all

It’s all “cisterns” go for West Pontnewydd Community Centre, who have had a storage cupboard turned into a disabled toilet, thanks to the Welsh Government Warm Homes programme.Being Greener, were appointed scheme managers for the energy efficiency project, by Torfaen council and working with Principal contractors Gibson STS they have improved the energy efficiency of 71 Properties in Cwmbran with an investment of over £750 thousand.

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