Cardiff Council need your drawing skills to help us create a “one planet Cardiff” themed mural that will be painted at Lamby Way recycling centre. Keep your drawings to one colour, once finished scan or photograph and send to: firstname.lastname@example.org Download the drawing activity here.
Cardiff Council in partnership with Cardiff University, is providing children and young people with a unique and innovative opportunity to help shape the future of Cardiff by using a virtual game platform. ‘Craft Your City’ is a Child Friendly Cardiff initiative which aims to engage young people in a range of strategic developments by using… View Article
Childhood obesity is a major public health concern in the UK. Surveys conducted in 2017 and 2018 showed that 28 per cent of children aged from two to 15 in England were overweight or obese. Overweight and obese children have a greater chance of staying obese as adults. They are at risk of developing diseases... View Article
If there is one industry that has grown during COVID lockdowns, it’s the gaming industry. Sales, downloads and viewership have blossomed worldwide. But the rise of competitive gaming hasn’t happened overnight. Pre-COVID, eSports championships were filling world renowned venues like Madison Square Garden, and the prize money on offer for some tournaments is on par… View Article
NoFit State Circus are pleased to announce our brand-new weekly circus classes designed especially for children and young people aged 5-18 on the autistic spectrum. The Diverse Circus classes will be starting this November in Four Elms and will give children the chance to learn exciting new circus skills in a relaxed and supported environment… View Article
The Italian city of Milan has risen to the challenge of cutting CO2 emissions by targeting an unexpected crucial place – the dinner plates of schoolchildren. Already one of the leading cities in developing forward-thinking food policies, the city, which has a population of 1.4 million, has managed to cut CO2 emissions in its school… View Article
Most of us will provide unpaid care for someone who is older, disabled or seriously ill at some point in our lives. Taking place on Thursday 26 November, Carers Rights Day brings together organisations from across the UK to reach out to carers with information, advice and support. This year’s theme is Know Your Rights. The COVID-19… View Article
Be a part of the South Wales Police and Crime Commissioner Young Voices Conversation! Young Voices Conversation aims to provide an open forum for young people living in South Wales to speak with the Police & Crime Commissioner and South Wales Police about policing and community safety. The forum will meet 3 times a year… View Article
Outdoor Cardiff is about using partnership and co-ordination to promote the rich variety of open air events, places and activities that the city has to offer, in contrast to the more familiar image of Cardiff as a cosmopolitan capital city known for its rugby and sporting tradition, cultural venues, shopping and nightlife. This portal provides… View Article
For National Safeguarding Week, Cardiff has launched a corporate safeguarding animated video designed to help all staff understand what we can do to protect children and vulnerable adults from abuse. The video reinforces the message that ‘safeguarding is everyone’s responsibility’ and we all have a duty to report safeguarding concerns under the Wales Safeguarding Procedures… View Article
Young people met with the First Minister of Wales, Mark Drakeford MS/AS to discuss all things mental health support, Covid, education, being a leader and much more. Make sure you subscribe to the CYS channel to stay up to date with our content.
A new study shows that children growing up in poverty are seven times more likely to harm themselves and be involved in violent crimes as young adults. This research highlights the importance of providing child-friendly public services, housing and education. The study used data from Denmark, however, two of the authors Professor Roger Webb and… View Article
To celebrate World Children's Day on November the 20th we have 10 copies of ' Children Who Changed the World' up for grabs. An inspiring and incredible showcase of the power of children's rights! To enter: 1. Like one of our giveaway posts on one of our social media accounts Twitter/Instagram/Facebook 2. Follow that account... View Article