FireBreak 24.10.20 to 9.11.20
The current health situation affecting the country is obviously making a big difference to what is currently taking place at Canolfan Dewi Sant Centre. Under the current Welsh Government Guidelines and restrictions, many different groups and agencies that have previously used our venue are now unable to take place.
For more information about our Centre, please contact Theresa Curran (Centre Administrator) on 07975 543020. FOR FULL UPDATES OF WHAT IS HAPPENING HERE, PLEASE FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK AND TWITTER, OUR TWITTER PROFILE IS @dewisant4 AND OUR FACEBOOK PAGE is Just click on the Facebook and Twitter icons above to be directed to our profiles.
Here is a run-down on what is happening at the Centre at the moment during FireBreak:-
Food Share Pensarn
FoodShare offers a helping hand to families and individuals in the community. Its takes place every Friday at our Centre. Those joining the FoodShare club are able to take home free food, and pay a club subscription, dependent on the monetary value of the food they choose. For example, if they choose food to the value of £5.00 then their club subscription would be £1.50. This goes up in £1.00 increments currently, to the value of £10.50 for £50 pounds worth of food. The club members complete an online booking form (which appears on the Canolfan Dewi Sant Centre Facebook page every Wednesday) or can contact the organisers of FoodShare on 01492 472321. In addition, members can visit the market shop, when they come to collect their pre-ordered good.
FoodShare is open to EVERYONE. It is totally inclusive. You don't need a referral, you can be unemployed or employed, living on your own or have a family, receiving benefits or not receiving benefits.
Citizens Advice Bureau Conwy
Citizens Advice Bureau Conwy are now holding face to face advice services here at Canolfan Dewi Sant Centre. This service will continue through FireBreak and beyond. If you need advice and help regarding such issues as Universal Credit, Debt, Employment, Benefit Checks, Immigration, Housing, Consumer, Energy Advice they are the people to help you.
Tuesday's sessions are from 1pm to 4pm.
Wednesday's sessions are 12 noon to 3pm.
Come along to the door at the rear of our building during these session times and you will be allocated an appointment slot. Full Covid Secure procedures are fully followed at all times.
Citizens Advice Bureau have been giving free, independent, confidential, impartial advice and information since 1939. They are here for our communities, in times of personal and community crisis.
For more details or to make an appointment please contact them on 01745 828705 or email . Please make the most of this free service, they are here to help you.
Welsh Blood Service
Our Centre is a base for Blood Donation Sessions with the Welsh Blood Service. Regular sessions take place throughout the year. Please go to https://www.welsh-blood.org.uk/ for more information about any upcoming sessions.
These listed below will not be taking place during Firebreak. We will update the website once we have more information:-
St. Davids Church
The weekly service at St. David’s Church takes place every Tuesday morning at 10.30am. Everyone is welcome to this Church of Wales service.
Pritchard's Martial Arts
Pritchard’s Martial Arts have Karate, Kick Boxing and HABIT Fitness training at our Centre on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Fitness and fun for all age ranges - all under completely Covid - Secure conditions. For more details please telephone Jack Jordain on 07496 051416 or visit
Silver Swans is a Ballet Class for the Over 50s , every Wednesday at 9.30am. Any level of experience. This is a wonderful class, if you would like more information please contact the Class Teacher Yvonne MacGregor, on
Clubbercise & Fitness with Liz
This fabulous dance-based fitness class takes place every Thursday at 6.15pm. It is ESSENTIAL that you book your place onto this class. For more information, please contact Liz Wilkinson on 07784682446
Canolfan Dewi Sant Centre
Offering the use of 5 versatile rooms plus an outside area to the rear, the Dewi Sant Centre is at the heart of the Pensarn community. From one to one appointments through to major training events/concerts/conferences - we have rooms to suit your requirements.
Each week there is a variety of events going on for people of all ages. Please note that due to the Covid 19 pandemic, activities at the Centre have been greatly affected.
St David's Church
St David's Church has been on the site since 1880 and is still an integral part of the Dewi Sant Centre, with Church in Wales Services held every Tuesday morning followed by tea and coffee in the bistro.
Furnishings from the old Church are being used in this new and modern space.
The local community is welcome to join us. Everybody is invited to come and see the whole facility and marvel at the vision of old to new.