News from staff, residents and learners at Elidyr Communities Trust. Read what we’ve been up to and follow us on social media.
22 November 2023
Ethan, Matt, & Rhys bring home medal haul.
7 November 2023
A Member of the Senedd visits Elidyr Communities Trust.
26 October 2023
Our learners & residents enjoy their halloween parties.
25 October 2023
Learners enjoy a visit to the Sennybridge Pumpkin Patch.
27 September 2023
Our 1st year learners enjoy their 1st month at ECT.
23 August 2023
Raising money for Duke of Edinburgh Award.
16 July 2023
Exciting new residential placements in Vale of Glamorgan
14 July 2023
Our learners receive awards for their achievements.
13 July 2023
Some images from our 'Tropical' themed summer ball '23
27 June 2023
Duke of Edinburgh takes flight!
19 June 2023
Serious preparation work
1 June 2023
A truly inclusive experience for all who attended.
22 May 2023
Four gold medals, but everyone’s a winner!
16 May 2023
A new place to call home!
10 May 2023
Experts get involved in Skills Week
3 May 2023
Four competitions to get stuck into!
1 May 2023
An immersive week of competition challenges and fun!
12 April 2023
Just around the corner, and we’ll be there!
28 March 2023
Learners build fences inspired by Peter Rabbit
15 March 2023
Education placements available for September 2023
Rhys wins at Inspiring Skills Wales comp.
7 March 2023
Soap making workshop at Ysgol Dyffryn Aman
Preparing learners for employment
1 March 2023
Learning about our five senses in science.
23 February 2023
Italian knowledge put to the test!
15 February 2023
Volunteers return as staff members
Out and about at Myddfai Trading Company
8 February 2023
Learning a customer services role.
2 February 2023
Today we dissected barn owl pellets.
27 January 2023
Our very own 'Master Chefs'
21 December 2022
Six team members ready to coach others!
12 December 2022
Working with an employment advisor
9 December 2022
Learners get festive on Christmas Jumper Day!
8 December 2022
A Christmas excursion to the Royal Welsh Winter Show
1 December 2022
As one season ends, another begins!
30 November 2022
Learners attend Natspec student voice parliament meeting.
A festive offering from the Friday Film Club.
21 November 2022
Learners AND Tutors put to work!
16 November 2022
A busy week preparing for our advent fair.
Learner success on digital learning platform.
7 November 2022
What's it like to volunteer your skills and experience?
4 November 2022
Learners enjoy using the gym equipment.
28 October 2022
Everyone loved dressing up for the Halloween party!
26 October 2022
Learners prepare for important fire drill.
24 October 2022
Pumpkins as far as the eye can see!
10 October 2022
Fruit from the land put to good use!
First Documentary Underway!
5 October 2022
Learning about life in a historic house.
12 September 2022
Learners get stuck into the new hub and craft workshops!
8 September 2022
A space to get community confident!
6 September 2022
Top marks from Estyn & NAS!
31 August 2022
Victoria House welcomes friends and family for a get together!
18 August 2022
A successful year for our intrepid young people!
23 July 2022
Natasha’s experience working with us
12 July 2022
The land group learners feed the wallabies.
10 July 2022
Llandovery Mayor opens new Education Hub
30 June 2022
Support workers offered £1,000 incentive
29 June 2022
Learners tackling new challenges
22 June 2022
Tommy's summary of the trip to Swansea
14 June 2022
Zak and Ellie compete in a horticulture competition
9 June 2022
A visit to Pets at Home for new fish.
1 June 2022
The local police came for a visit.
30 May 2022
Picking plants to create beautiful displays
27 May 2022
Young scientists experiment success.
26 May 2022
Our new pygmy goats are here.
20 May 2022
Young scientists grow crystals.
18 May 2022
Out & About in Pembrey Country Park
13 May 2022
Learning about the planets in our solar system.
3 May 2022
Additional payment from the government.
29 April 2022
Ongoing staff development and training
14 April 2022
Phase 1 almost complete and phase 2 well under way.
8 April 2022
Workshops at Neath Port Talbot College.
31 March 2022
The land group enjoy some tennis.
30 March 2022
Science lesson causes eruptions!
25 March 2022
The home of Llanelli RFC
24 March 2022
Cooking and dancing Kenyan style!
21 March 2022
Soaking up the atmosphere at Coleg Sir Gâr
17 March 2022
Fun day at the home of the red kite.
11 March 2022
Learners visit 2nd Welsh Landmark
9 March 2022
The land group visit Paxton’s Tower
2 March 2022
It’s competition time for Zak!
Our valais black nose sheep have arrived
Celebrating St David's Day with an Eisteddfod!
23 February 2022
'Superman' by Black Lace. Our music video.
18 February 2022
Kickstart your ALN career with us.
11 February 2022
Ellie's entry to horticulture skills competition.
27 January 2022
Learners get a tour of new Education Hub.
7 January 2022
Consider starting a new care’er with us today!
8 December 2021
Phase 1 almost complete
1 December 2021
Our learners at the Student Voices Parliament.
23 November 2021
Showcasing learners' photography skills
8 November 2021
Reaching the final of the Worldskills UK competition.
2 November 2021
Pop art, luminous grout and much more!
21 October 2021
Supporting the local community to stay active
18 October 2021
Health check time for our small animals.
15 October 2021
Learning about transport, travel & road safety skills
14 October 2021
Our learners have been busy picking crops
6 October 2021
First documentary underway!
1 October 2021
Elin takes on the World Skills Catering Competition
6 September 2021
A new term for our learners, we're so pleased to see you!
25 August 2021
Several dates added for September visits, come along!
14 July 2021
We surveyed our learners to find out how this year has been for them.
8 July 2021
Ed's first triathlon with training support from his wonderful friends!
29 April 2021
Keeping young people safe while they sleep.
28 April 2021
Kunekune pigs arrival adds to our smallholding
19 April 2021
The benefits of the award scheme for our learners.
1 April 2021
Slates are going on the roof and holding panels fitted to the sides.
31 March 2021
The benefits of a post-pandemic career change.
1 March 2021
A chance to win a fab pamper hamper.
25 February 2021
The roof goes on and gives a true sense of size.
Captain Tom on his way to Llandovery Hospital
27 January 2021
Steels are up and ready for the pre-cast concrete floor.
19 January 2021
Sharing best practice with Natspec.
10 December 2020
Have a look at the entries
1 December 2020
Amazing garden sculpture arrives at Elidyr Communities Trust
25 November 2020
The Bubble & Fizz team get ready to fulfill their Christmas orders.
10 November 2020
Marvellous mosaics made by Inclusive Lives residents
17 October 2020
2020 Further Education Specialist Provider of the Year
16 October 2020
We have vacancies for Learning Support Workers.
11 October 2020
Term Dates have been updated
12 September 2020
We have an ‘Enhanced Practice Commendation’ from the National Autistic Society.
11 September 2020
We're so pleased, our learners have won an award in the Natspec 2020 Awards for our community voice group.
9 September 2020
The long-awaited start on the building of our new Education Hub has now begun.
16 June 2020
Our choir is making beautiful music and keeping friendships alive even in lockdown.
11 June 2020
We're delighted to be hosting a series of virtual open days, giving parents and families the opportunity to meet us, get a feel for what we do and ask us questions.
11 May 2020
In the current pandemic, many people are reassessing their lives and thinking about what really matters.
1 January 2020
Great news! Coleg Elidyr has recently been judged as ‘Excellent’ in all five of Estyn’s Inspection areas – it couldn’t be better!