We are Age Connects Cardiff and the Vale, an independent registered charity and a company limited by guarantee.
Our vision is to live in a society where older people are respected and enabled to meet their aspirations.
Our Core Purpose is to provide support services for those members of our community over 50 years of age.
The culture of our organisation is reflected in our six Core Values, explained in our animated video. We put people at the centre of what we do, understanding their needs, creating a relationship of trust based on communicating effectively and delivering on our promises in a professional way.
Our Objective is to help, support and enable older people to maintain their independence and improve the quality of their lives and we Aim to do this by:
• Recruiting staff and volunteers
• Being proactive in seeking partnerships to improve the care and support for older people.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Baroness Finlay came to live in Cardiff 1976 and is a past president of the Royal Society of Medicine. She is a professor of palliative medicine at Cardiff University School of Medicine, and is consultant at the Velindre Cancer Centre in Cardiff. In 2001, she was made a life peer as Baroness Finlay of Llandaff.
Baroness Finlay comments “I am delighted to have the opportunity to work with such an established and hands-on charity as Age Connects Cardiff and the Vale. In our society where some older people are still being denied basic care and respect, joining forces to work towards lasting solutions is paramount.”
Age Connects Wales is made up of 6 independently constituted organisation whose areas of benefit are:
AGE CONNECTS CARDIFF & THE VALE (Age Concern Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan)
AGE CONNECTS MORGANNWG (Age Concern Morgannwg (Rhondda Cynon Taff, Bridgend and Merthyr Tydfil)
AGE CONNECTS TORFAEN (Age Concern Torfaen)
AGE CONNECTS NORTH WALES CENTRAL (Conwy and Denbighshire)
AGE CONNECTS NORTH EAST WALES (Wrexham and Flintshire)
From time to time we have Job Vacancies at
Age Connects Cardiff & the Vale.
To check any vacancies please click here.
VIDEO: AGE CONNECTS SIX CORE VALUES