Community Groups

Pavo - Community Connectors

The Community Connector service helps people in Powys (aged 18+) and their families or carers, to access community-level services and activities that will help them maintain independent lives.

Telephone: Duty Officer on 01597 828649 or ASSIST (Adult Social Service Information Support Team) on 0345 602 7050



Hayfield Community Garden

Hayfield Community Garden is a social space for people who like gardens and is within walking distance of Hay and Clyro. A mix of fruit, vegetables, herbs and flowers are sold at the garden, through local shops or are taken home by participants.



Hay Theatre CIC (Community Interest Company)

Hay Theatre CIC (Community Interest Company) based in Hay-on-Wye offers  professionally-led theatre studies, drama/performance skills workshops at local venues and a film makers group, for every level.

Facebook: @haytheatreclub

Twitter: @haytheatre



Brecknock Area Scouts

The Scouts provide a wide range of activities for those aged from six to 25.  Brecknock Area Scout Council has 9 groups, including Ystradgynlais and Brecon & Glanusk districts.



Talgarth Community Woodland Group

Talgarth Community Woodland Group is a community-led organisation supported by the Green Valleys Community Interest Company.


Talgarth Environment Group

The group works to improve the local environment for the benefit of wildlife, residents and visitors.

Email: or

Recovery4All Gambling

Free, confidential gambling counselling.


Telephone: 03301340286

English Poster: Recovery4All English Poster

Welsh Poster: Recovery4All Welsh Poster

Brecon Foodbank

Brecon Foodbank is open on Tuesday afternoons and Friday mornings.
If you need food, the best way is to be referred by email via a referral agency. If you are not working with one already find out how to get help from Brecon Foodbank

You will not get food without an appointment. Food donations will also need an appointment – alternatively leave donations at collection points such as at Brecon Co-op or Spar.

Twitter: @BreconFoodbank


Hay Community Woodland Group

This volunteer group has been set up to manage the woodland environment of Hay-on-Wye to benefit residents and visitors.

Facebook: @haycommunitywoodlandgroup


Girlguiding Cymru

Girlguiding Cymru is the leading charity for girls and young women in Wales. Girls aged from five to 25 have life-changing adventures thanks to 4,000 volunteers.

Telephone: 01686 688652



Run Wales

Run Wales celebrates people and groups who run, jog and walk their way to a more active lifestyle.

Telephone: 0292 064 9845

Facebook: @IRunWales

Twitter: @RunWales



Talgarth and District Historical Society

A varied programme of talks is normally offered throughout the year at Gwernyfed Rugby Club, Talgarth, on the last Thursday of the month.



Talgarth branch of the Women's Institute

The WI usually meets on the first Thursday of every month in the Library, New Street, Talgarth, with speakers, visits, entertainment and activities.

Telephone: 01874 711776 or 01874 711093