Torfaen Ukraine Support

We’ve been collating some of the support available for Ukraine across Torfaen.

This list will be updated on a regular basis, and we’ve added a form below if you wish to add your organisations information or update the information we have. 
5 July 2022
Organisation Name Location covered Description of Service How to access the service Contact Name (if relevant) Contact Email or Phone
Communities for Work Plus Whole of Torfaen Supporting with most elements of settlement including looking for employment, accessing training, financial advice, access to other services and work related benefit queries Contact us on 01495 742131 or 01633 648312.
Our website: https://cfwplustorfaen.co.uk/
Facebook: @cfwplustorfaen
Clare Cullis cfwplus@torfaen.gov.uk 
Torfaen Library & Information Service Torfaen  The service has three libraries (Cwmbran, Pontypool and Blaenavon) and also operates a Library@Home Service for housebound customers.  We have a small collection of books in the Ukrainian language, including children’s story books, English language learning guides and adult fiction available via the BorrowBox electronic book service. Pop along to any of our three libraries to sign up for your free library card.  You will need to bring proof of your current name and address with you to join the library.  Our staff will be happy to help and will be able to answer any questions you have about our service. Stephanie Morgan, Team Leader Torfaen Library & Information Service stephanie.morgan@torfaen.gov.uk 
Tel: 01633 647673
The Salvation Army Pontypool Pontypool A safe space for Ukrainian families to meet and support each other. refreshments are provided.

open to all age groups, childrens activities, also provided.

This is also a space for sponsors to meet up and share advice and their experiences.
Every Tuesday 4pm – 6pm at The Salvation Army Hall Pontypool, Park Road. Captains Lorraine and Andrew Warriner Lorraine.Warriner@salvationarmy.org.uk/Andrew.Warriner@salvationarmy.org.uk