Groundwork North Wales - Changing Places : Changing Lives

Groundwork North Wales is an independent Charity part of the Groundwork federation of independent charities. Each Groundwork Trust is a member of the federation and signs up to a series of common aims, objectives and processes.

Groundwork North Wales works alongside local communities, public bodies, private companies and other voluntary sector organisations to support communities in need. Delivering projects across North Wales creating better neighbourhoods, building skills and job projects and helping people to live and work in a greener way.

Based in Tanyfron, Wrexham Groundwork North Wales have various projects running across Wrexham and North Wales. Recently taking over the running of the café now called

‘Caffi Cyfle’ and event space ‘Venue in the Park’ at Alyn Waters. The aim of the café is to support the lives of individuals with all abilities through the in-house work and volunteering programme. The café creates delicious dished using fresh, sustainable sourced local ingredients.

Groundwork North Wales will be hosting various children’s activities over the summer holidays at Venue in the Park as well some great craft workshops and social events please look out for details.

Thanks to funding from the National Lottery, Groundwork North Wales have re-opened Minera Lead Mines near Wrexham, an exciting visitor attraction and outdoor events space. The visitors centre is open every weekend, with free parking and toilet facilities, it’s a great place to visit and explore. An exciting programme of activities for all ages and abilities will be run during the summer school holidays.

To find out more about Groundwork North Wales and events please visit:
Tel: 01978 757 524, E:

Victoria Lee