News – Powys County Council

Silver Kite Awards for foster carers

A couple from Powys who have fostered children for over 25 years have been presented with a civic award for their dedicated and exceptional service.


Electric vehicle charging points in five further Powys carparks

From today (25 July), electric vehicle charging points are now available in a further five Powys County Council carparks.


Employment and Skills Survey

Businesses and organisations across Mid Wales are encouraged to complete a survey on employment and skills.


New Social Services Customer Care Charter and Standards adopted

A new Social Services Customer Care Charter and set of standards has been adopted by Powys County Council, which is available on its website.


Powys Child Poverty Task Force launched

A task force that will tackle child poverty in Powys has been launched, the county council has announced


Work on Replacement Local Development Plan begins

Work on a strategy that will guide the scale and location of new development in the county has begun, Powys County Council has announced


Good Progress for Adult and Children Services

Powys County Council has welcomed the findings of a Care Inspectorate Wales letter for the Council’s Adult and Childrens’ Services


Vision launched by Cabinet

Powys County Council’s new Cabinet has launched their vision for the county at the 2022 Royal Welsh Show.


National accreditation for campaign support

Powys County Council has received national accreditation for its commitment to ending men’s violence against women.


Joint working reaffirmed

The new Leaders of Powys and Ceredigion County Councils have confirmed their commitment to work together to deliver two major programmes of work.


‘Sew’, this is what you thought about Covid!

A COVID-19 commemorative wall-hanging, created by a group of Powys and Shropshire crafters, is currently on display in Welshpool and will then move on to Newtown.


Caring for the environment

Social care workers in Powys will be turning heads in the future as they travel to visit people in their homes in electric vehicles.

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