Day Services Provision (Day Centres)

Ash Park Day Centre – Ebbw Vale

Ash Park is a day centre catering for adults with age-related mental health needs and Dementia. The centre is based at Ysbyty’r Tri Chwm Hospital Ebbw Vale. The centre works closely with the Community Mental Health Social Work Team, Community Psychiatric Nurses and Day Hospital.

Bert Denning Centre – Brynmawr

This purpose built centre caters for adults with profound and multiple physical and / or sensory disabilities that require specialist staff support. The facility contains a Hydrotherapy Pool and specialised sensory equipment. (Available for private hire).

Vision House Outreach – Ebbw Vale

Vision House facilitates four outreach services. Individuals are supported to access the community, participating in a wide range of outcome focussed activities such as independent living skills, Life Skills, IT and leisure facilities.

Community Options Catering Facility - Lakeview Building, Pond Road, Nantyglo

The facility provides work based catering training for individuals who would like to develop their skills and may wish to progress to mainstream or supported employment.

Lake View - Pond Road, Nantyglo

The service caters for older adults with learning disabilities and mental health needs, offering a stimulating environment to enable people to develop personal skills, support is provided when accessing their local community. In addition the service supports individuals who have a Mental Health illness by rebuilding/building life skills, regaining independence and re-integrate into the community.

Wick and Wax/STA - Blaenau Gwent Workshops, Pond Road, Nanyglo

The service supports individuals who have a disability to build skills in the art of candle/scented melts making, in addition the project can also provide a commercial laundering service on request. 

Green Shoots Horticultural Project - Blaenau Gwent Workshops, Pond Road, Nantyglo

Our Horticulture Project is based (seasonally) at Bryn Bach Park Tredegar. The project provides work based horticultural training for individuals who would like to develop their skills and who may wish to progress to mainstream or supported employment.

New Vale Project – Based at Bert Denning

New Vale recycling works in partnership with the Council’s Environment Directorate.

Vision 21  - Based at Llys Nant Y Mynydd

A partnership arrangement with Vision 21 and United Welsh Housing Association has provided opportunities for individuals to develop catering skills and qualifications with the aim of progressing to paid employment.


If you would like to know more about Community Options and its services please contact;

Bert Denning Centre
Warwick Road
Brynmawr
NP23 4AR

Telephone: (01495) 315278

Contact Information

For information, advice or assistance, to make a referral or report concerns in relation to:

  • a person aged 18 or over, please contact the Adult Services IAA Hub
  • a child or young person, please contact the Children’s Services IAA Hub.

Telephone: 01495 315700
Email : DutyTeamAdults@blaenau-gwent.gov.uk
Fax: 01495 353350

For general information enquiries:
Email : info@blaenau-gwent.gov.uk

Headquarters:
Social Services Directorate
Anvil Court
Church Street
Abertillery
NP13 1DB

Telephone: 01495 354680
Fax: 01495 355285