Groundwork Wales is part of the Groundwork federation
Our volunteers at Groundwork Wales are the backbone of our organisation; without them things wouldn’t run so smoothly. Recently, we achieved the Investing in Volunteers Quality Standard from the Wales Council For Volunteers, in recognition for our great practice for working with volunteers.
You may think that ‘work experience’ is just something that fills a space on an empty CV, but it can be important step in kick-starting your career. Work experience opportunities come in different forms, from internships, to freelancing, to traineeships.
We recognise the benefits of allotment gardening, from encouraging fresh and healthy eating, to providing a great source of exercise, so we’ve listed a few reasons why we’d prescribe allotment gardening for its variety of benefits to our physical, mental and social health.
Outdoor activities can encourage children to be more active and creative (and cheaper for the parents). We’ve found a few ways you can get your kids outside this summer (without pulling too hard on your purse strings).
According to global statistics, you are three times more likely to be unemployed as a young person than as an adult; as the job market diminishes and school-to-work transitions are more insecure.
Groundwork Community Awards
Groundwork Wales, Ty Mynyddislwyn Environment Centre, Bryn Road, Pontllanfraith, Blackwood, NP12 2BH. Tel:01495 222605. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Charity Registration No. 1096662 - Registered in Wales 03577896
We provide training and create jobs, reduce energy and waste, re-connect people with nature and transform whole neighbourhoods.
Step by step we’ll go on changing places and changing lives until everywhere is vibrant and green, every community is strong enough to shape its own destiny and everyone can reach their potential.