Support Organisations

In this section you will find whole host of support organisations related to our life support section.    

Storehouse

Storehouse – a project of Cardiff vineyard. Storehouse is part of Cardiff Vineyard Church and we are passionate about seeing our city transformed by the love of Jesus. Through Storehouse we want to demonstrate his love practically and by working with other agencies across Cardiff we provide essential household furniture to those who have less. Our aims are to: Restore Hope Restore Dignity Restore Lives To read more about these, please visit out webpage: storhouse news We rely on the generosity of…

Oasis Centre

Oasis Cardiff is a center for Asylum seekers and Refugees.   They are open 5 days a week, Monday to Friday from 9.30am to 4.00pm. They offer ESOL classes, employability workshops, dance classes, a women’s only area, mother and toddler groups and support with letters and phone calls regarding asylum and refugee issues. The kitchen is often the centre of our activities! Oasis Cardiff also provide a safe space to come, relax, meet new people and share stories and experiences. To find out more about Oasis Centre click here   …

Living Room

Living Room Cardiff’s peer support is the process of giving and receiving non-professional, non-clinical assistance to achieve long-term recovery from severe alcohol and/or other drug-related problems or harmful behaviours. The Living Room has a team of addiction specialists, including addictions counselors, recovery coaches and a team of peer mentors who run group support sessions, as well as offering individual support. All our recovery coaches and peer mentors are well trained and qualified and have a minimum of 2 years in…

Beresford Pregnancy Centre

The Beresford Pregnancy Counselling Centre was established in 1993 by members of New Life Church and consists of 5 members from the church, including the Director and the Regional Co-ordinator. There are also volunteers from other churches around Newport. The Centre operates under the church’s charitable trust, and provides impartial, free and confidential counselling, information and support to women and their partners in all aspects of pregnancy. This work includes help in crisis pregnancy, pre- and post-termination, adoption, miscarriage, stillbirth,…

Street Pastors

What is a street pastor? Street Pastors is a project that was launched by Ignite in November 2008 which involves working in partnership with the South Wales Police and Cardiff City Council. The Street Pastors project is already proving to be a success throughout the UK and is now a regular part of streets of Cardiff each weekend. Become a street pastor Are you: Over 18 years of age A committed Christian Have been a member of a church for…

Rainbow of Hope

What is rainbow of hope? We work with the homeless, disadvantaged and asylum seekers. We provide food and drink on the streets of Cardiff every night at 8pm. Around 40-60 people appear every night. We organise lunchtime fellowship meals in the ARK drop in centre on Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu & Fri ( 5 days) between 12:00 to 1: 00 pm. We provide over 250 food parcels every month to those in real need We provide free food parcels to…

Cardiff Christian Healing Ministry

  Founded in 1997 following the Springboard mission to Cardiff, CCHM exists as a resource for the local church, providing counselling for all people, for depression, anxiety, loss, abuse, phobias, PTSD with our qualified counsellors. We run training for pastoral teams, church leaders and individuals to enable them to provide first level care, either in counselling or prayer ministry. The training teaches practical skills such as listening, as well as understanding the effectiveness of forgiveness, the therapeutic nature of love,…

Safe Families for Children

Safe Families for Children is a movement of the church to care for some of the most vulnerable members of our society – children whose parents are going through a hard time. It’s a simple idea …. we recruit Host Families who voluntarily open up their homes, without pay, taking in the children for a short spell whilst their parent get back on their feet. It’s not fostering and it’s not adoption – just simple kindness and yet it can…

The Amber Project

What is Amber project? The Amber Project provides help and support to young people (14-25) who have experience of self harm. They can offer you help in a number of different ways including counselling, Friday evening workshops, theatre workshops, and informal support. Please visit the website for more informaiton click here The Amber project is run by the Church Army an intiative of the Anglican Church   

Foodbank Cardiff

What is foodbank? Cardiff Foodbank was officially brought into being in April 2009 as a franchise of the Trussell Trust, and is part of the National Foodbank Network. It is a project to help and support those suffering financial hardship and who are facing the reality of being unable to feed themselves or their families.  Cardiff Foodbank provided 13248 three-day emergency food supplies to local people in crisis in the 2018/2019 financial year. 38% of the food supplied helped children.  48%…