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  • 15th Feb

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST: Interlink RCT are looking for a Consultant to complete Theory of Change

Interlink RCT are contacting relevant experienced consultants to express an interest in working with Interlink RCT to help develop detailed plans, milestones and outcomes, using Theory of Change, following from the development of our Strategy for 2024-2027. Deadline: 29 February […]

RCT Wellbeing Bulletin - Interlink RCT
  • 14th Feb

RCT Wellbeing Bulletin [February 2024]

Check out the February 2024 edition of the RCT Wellbeing Bulletin for information on Wellbeing support and activities in RCT: CLICK HERE.

  • 8th Feb

RCT Community and Voluntary Sector Bulletin [8 February 2024]

Check out the 8 February 2024 edition of the RCT Community and Voluntary Sector Bulletin for training and events, networks, funding and grants, community news, volunteer opportunities, vacancies, and much more: CLICK HERE.  

  • 29th Jan

RCT Community and Voluntary Sector Bulletin [26 January 2024]

Check out the 26 January 2024 edition of the RCT Community and Voluntary Sector Bulletin for training and events, networks, funding and grants, community news, volunteer opportunities, vacancies, and much more: CLICK HERE.  

Interlink Strategy 2024-2027
  • 17th Jan

Interlink Strategy 2024-2027

To view the Interlink Strategy 2024-2027, click here.

  • 15th Jan

RCT Wellbeing Bulletin [January 2024]

Check out the January 2024 edition of the RCT Wellbeing Bulletin for information on Wellbeing support and activities in RCT: CLICK HERE.  

  • 12th Jan

RCT Community and Voluntary Sector Bulletin [12 January 2024]

LOTS OF NEW FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES AND EVENTS IN THIS ONE! Check out the 12 January 2024 edition of the RCT Community and Voluntary Sector Bulletin for training and events, networks, funding and grants, community news, volunteer opportunities, vacancies, and much […]

Annual Impact Report 2022-2023
  • 11th Jan

Interlink Annual Impact Report 2022-2023

To view the Annual Impact Report 2022-2023, click here.

  • 3rd Jan

Arwain – Next Steps for coaching for leadership programme

We have several spare places for an exciting new coaching programme interlink are funding for community and voluntary sector leaders, and I would be grateful if any of you can identify any interested parties as we are due to start […]

  • 15th Dec

RCT Community and Voluntary Sector Bulletin [15 December 2023]

Check out the 15 December 2023 edition of the RCT Community and Voluntary Sector Bulletin for training and events, networks, funding and grants, community news, volunteer opportunities, vacancies, and much more: CLICK HERE.

  • 13th Dec

£5 Million awarded to reduce health inequality in RCT

£5 million has been awarded to Rhondda Cynon Taf Council by the National Institute for Health and Care Research (NIHR), with the aim of reducing health inequality and improving wellbeing. Rhondda Cynon Taf Council has been successful in its bid […]

RCT Wellbeing Bulletin - December 2023
  • 12th Dec

RCT Wellbeing Bulletin [December 2023]

Check out the December 2023 edition of the RCT Wellbeing Bulletin for information on Wellbeing support and activities in RCT: CLICK HERE.  

  • 30th Nov

RCT Community and Voluntary Sector Bulletin [30 November 2023]

Check out the 30 November 2023 edition of the RCT Community and Voluntary Sector Bulletin for training and events, networks, funding and grants, community news, volunteer opportunities, vacancies, and much more: CLICK HERE.

  • 17th Nov

RCT Community and Voluntary Sector Bulletin [17 November 2023]

Check out the 17 November 2023 edition of the RCT Community and Voluntary Sector Bulletin for training and events, networks, funding and grants, community news, volunteer opportunities, vacancies, and much more: CLICK HERE.

  • 17th Nov

Interlink Small Grants – Autumn and Winter Grants 2023 (UP TO £1,000 AVAILABLE)

Grants of up to £1,000 are available for community groups to fund projects that show strong community involvement and help bring people and communities together. These projects are supported by funds generated from the Graig Fatha Wind Farm located near […]

  • 13th Nov

Welsh Charities Week – 13-17 November 2023

Welsh Charities Week is back from 13 – 17 November, recognising the amazing work of charities, social enterprises, voluntary organisations and community and volunteer groups in Wales. The last few years have seen the voluntary sector and country as a […]

  • 12th Nov

RCT Wellbeing Bulletin [November 2023]

Check out the November 2023 edition of the RCT Wellbeing Bulletin for information on Wellbeing support and activities in RCT: CLICK HERE.  

  • 6th Nov

Trustees’ Week – 6-10 November 2023

Trustees’ Week is a time for us to come together to celebrate the achievements of nearly one million trustees across the UK. Thank you for the time, commitment and effort you bring to your charities to help them thrive. Throughout Trustees’ […]

  • 2nd Nov

RCT Community and Voluntary Sector Bulletin [2 November 2023]

Check out the 2 November 2023 edition of the RCT Community and Voluntary Sector Bulletin for training and events, networks, funding and grants, community news, volunteer opportunities, vacancies, and much more: CLICK HERE.

  • 27th Oct

Third Sector Dementia Grant Scheme Round 3

Grants: Grants of up to £21,755 per area are available for projects led by voluntary and community groups/organisations based and working in Bridgend, Merthyr Tydfil or Rhondda Cynon Taf. Only Regional collaborative bids are expected.   Purpose: Combat loneliness and […]

  • 19th Oct

RCT Community and Voluntary Sector Bulletin [19 October 2023]

Check out the 19 October 2023 edition of the RCT Community and Voluntary Sector Bulletin for training and events, networks, funding and grants, community news, volunteer opportunities, vacancies, and much more: CLICK HERE.

  • 12th Oct

RCT Wellbeing Bulletin [October 2023]

Check out the October 2023 edition of the RCT Wellbeing Bulletin for information on Wellbeing support and activities in RCT: CLICK HERE.  

  • 6th Oct

World Mental Health Day 2023 – 10 October

Every year we celebrate World Mental Health Day on 10 October. The theme for 2023, set by the World Foundation of Mental Health, is ‘Mental health is a universal human right’. World Mental Health Day is about raising awareness of […]

  • 5th Oct

RCT Community and Voluntary Sector Bulletin [5 October 2023]

Check out the 5 October 2023 edition of the RCT Community and Voluntary Sector Bulletin for training and events, networks, funding and grants, community news, volunteer opportunities, vacancies, and much more: CLICK HERE.

  • 5th Oct

VACANCY: Wellbeing Coordinator (X2)

Job title: Wellbeing Coordinator x 2 Salary: SCP 21, £28,900 (£29,439 after completion of a probationary period) Hours: 37 hours Location: Rhondda Cynon Taf (RCT)   Interlink RCT is an exceptional employer and we value everyone in our Team and […]

  • 12th Sep

RCT Wellbeing Bulletin [September 2023]

Check out the September 2023 edition of the RCT Wellbeing Bulletin for information on Wellbeing support and activities in RCT: CLICK HERE.  

  • 4th Sep

Voluntary Sector Grant Scheme

Grants of up to £10,000 are available for projects led by voluntary and community groups/organisations across Rhondda Cynon Taf and Merthyr Tydfil to support short breaks for unpaid Carers. Projects will support unpaid Carers to have sufficient and regular periods […]

  • 12th Aug

RCT Wellbeing Bulletin [August 2023]

Check out the August 2023 edition of the RCT Wellbeing Bulletin for information on Wellbeing support and activities in RCT: CLICK HERE.  

  • 9th Aug

Third Sector Dementia Grant Scheme Round 2

Grants: Grant funding totalling £23 000 per area of Rhondda Cynon Taff, Bridgend and Merthyr Tydfil is available for projects led by voluntary and community groups/organisations. Projects must be delivered regionally to ensure parity of provision across the region, this […]

  • 8th Aug

Dementia Connector Role

The All Wales Dementia Care Pathway of Standards was published in 2021, Standard 12 specifically relates to the role of a Dementia Connector and states: ‘People living with dementia and their carers will have a named contact (connector) to offer […]

  • 12th Jul

RCT Wellbeing Bulletin [July 2023]

Check out the July 2023 edition of the RCT Wellbeing Bulletin for information on Wellbeing support and activities in RCT: CLICK HERE.  

  • 3rd Jul

INTERLINK JOB VACANCY: Mental Health Development Officer

Develop new opportunities with people with lived experience, community and voluntary organisations and other partners to secure resources to establish new health and wellbeing services at a local and regional level.   Job title: Mental Health Development Officer Salary: SCP […]

  • 12th Jun

RCT Wellbeing Bulletin [June 2023]

Check out the June 2023 edition of the RCT Wellbeing Bulletin for information on Wellbeing support and activities in RCT: CLICK HERE.  

  • 7th Jun

Volunteers’ Week 2023 Film | #VolunteersWeek

For Volunteers’ Week 2023, we spoke to Volunteers and Volunteer Coordinators across RCT to find out the importance and benefits of volunteering. A special thank you to everyone that featured in this video: Men’s Shed Tynewydd / Grow Rhondda Pentre […]

  • 18th May

Interlink Small Grants – Spring and Summer Grants 2023 (UP TO £1,000 AVAILABLE)

Grants of up to £1,000 are available for community groups to fund projects that show strong community involvement and help bring people and communities together. These projects are supported by funds generated from the Graig Fatha Wind Farm located near […]

  • 12th May

RCT Wellbeing Bulletin [May 2023]

Check out the May 2023 edition of the RCT Wellbeing Bulletin for information on Wellbeing support and activities in RCT: CLICK HERE.  

  • 27th Apr

INTERLINK JOB VACANCY: Wellbeing Coordinator (X2 Posts)

SCROLL DOWN FOR WELSH   Job title: Wellbeing Coordinator Two vacancies: Temporary Full time Maternity Cover – Fixed Term until End of December 2023 Full time – Permanent subject to funding Salary: £28,900 rising to £29,439 after successful probationary period. […]

  • 12th Apr

RCT Wellbeing Bulletin [April 2023]

Check out the April 2023 edition of the RCT Wellbeing Bulletin for information on Wellbeing support and activities in RCT: CLICK HERE.  

  • 15th Mar

Community Spotlight – Day 24/25: Rhondda Lawn Tennis Club

It’s Day 24/25 of Community Spotlight as part of Interlink RCT’s 25th Year Anniversary celebrations! Today, the spotlight is on Rhondda Lawn Tennis Club! Rhondda Lawn Tennis Club was first established as Pentwyn Tennis Club at Pentwyn Park, Pentre in […]

  • 14th Mar

Community Spotlight – Day 23/25: Friends of Tyn y Bryn Park

It’s Day 23/25 of Community Spotlight as part of Interlink RCT’s 25th Year Anniversary celebrations! Today, the spotlight is on Friends of Tyn y Bryn Park! The purpose of Friends of Tyn y Bryn Park is to promote the wellbeing […]

  • 13th Mar

Community Spotlight – Day 22/25: Taff Ely Veterans Group

Taff Ely Veterans Group was established in April 2021 with the main aim to reduce social isolation in the Veteran Community. The group hold regular meetings and events for those in the Veteran Community, including a weekly Breakfast Club serving […]

  • 10th Mar

Community Spotlight – Day 19/25: Mothers Matter

It’s Day 19/25 of Community Spotlight as part of Interlink RCT’s 25th Year Anniversary celebrations! Today, the spotlight is on Mothers Matter! Mothers Matter is a not-for-profit organisation offering pre and post-natal support for women and their families. They offer […]

  • 8th Mar

Community Spotlight – Day 17/25: Let’s Talk Men’s Mental Health

It’s Day 17/25 of Community Spotlight as part of Interlink RCT’s 25th Year Anniversary celebrations! Today, the spotlight is on Let’s Talk Men’s Mental Health! On 15 July 2018, Let’s Talk Men’s Mental Health (LTMMH) was created in the South […]

  • 7th Mar

Community Spotlight – Day 16/25: Pentre Comrades Club

It’s Day 16/25 of Community Spotlight as part of Interlink RCT’s 25th Year Anniversary celebrations! Today, the spotlight is on Pentre Comrades Club! Pentre Comrades Club in Pentre is a pub/club that hosts social and community events and functions, including […]

  • 3rd Mar

Community Spotlight – Day 12/25: Taff’s Well and Nantgarw Community Hub

Taff’s Well and Nantgarw Community Hub was set up after the removal of a local library. They offer IT facilities, free space for groups, books, recycling material, and socialisation for the community. Job seekers can use the free IT facilities […]

  • 1st Mar

Dydd Gŵyl Dewi Hapus / Happy St. David’s Day!

St David’s Day is a day of parades, concerts and eisteddfodau (festivals of music, language and culture). Flags are flown. The national anthem is sung with extra fervour. Children go to school in traditional Welsh dress, and people proudly pin […]

  • 28th Feb

Community Spotlight – Day 9/25: Hirwaun Community Events

Hirwaun Community Events (HCE) is a small community group based in the Hirwaun area providing community events, mainly around Christmas time. They are a volunteer-run group that relies on charitable donations from the community to put on events such as […]

  • 24th Feb

Community Spotlight – Day 6/25: Artis Community Cymuned

Established in 1987, Artis Community is an arts-based charity that strives to make a difference in people’s lives through participation in professional community art experiences. Artis Community believes in the transformational power of creativity to make a real difference to […]

  • 22nd Feb

Community Spotlight – Day 3/25: Maesgwyn Special School

Maesgwyn Special School is a school for children aged 11-19 with complex learning difficulties including autistic spectrum disorder (ASD), moderate to severe learning difficulties, physical difficulties and Behaviour, Emotional & Social difficulties (BESD). Their vision is simple: ‘Bringing out the […]

  • 10th Feb

Housing with Care (HCF) Objective 3 Capital – SMALL SCALE Funding FY 2023/2024 – APPLICATIONS NOW WELCOMED

The Housing for Care Funding Programme (HCF) Objective 3 forms part of the Cwm Taf Morgannwg Regional Partnership Board’s Capital Investment Plan. This funding can be applied for, to invest into small scale capital projects and capital works that are expected […]