ACE - Action in Caerau & Ely
ACE is looking for a Coordinator who will manage the delivery and lead the development of ACE’s programme of cost of living projects.
Closing date: Friday 9th June 2023, 5pm.
The role is to support the delivery of the Dusty Forge’s Pantry.
15hrs per week, occasional evening and weekend working will be required.
Closing date: Friday May 26th 2023, 12pm.
Crisis Hour – update.
Crisis Hour service has updated the opening times to the following: Mondays – 9.15am to 10.15am Wednesdays – 9.15am to 10.15am Fridays – 9.15am to 10.15am. No appointment is needed and if you turn up between these times you
Festival of Community – help shape a caring community.
Action in Caerau and Ely – ACE, are working with Cwmpas, the UK’s largest co-operative development agency, to develop and deliver a range of different projects and activities
We’re delighted to see the old buzz returning to the Dusty Forge and other venues and are pleased to present a list of all our current groups, activities, projects and support.
Forge Masters – Social Club
A space for men to socialise, play pool, darts, table tennis, and more.
Dusty Repair Café
A drop in ‘cafe’ offering the opportunity to get every day items repaired
Warm SpACE – Fridays
This space has been created to help people keep warm this winter. Access
Grief Space – Tuesdays
Peer support space where community members can voice their grief, loss and bereavement
The historic pub, The Dusty Forge, is a community hub, offering community shop, advice, cafe, training, and much more.
Talk to us about the range of training we offer, from safety on construction sites, social care and food hygiene.
Helping local communities reduce their shopping bill, through our membership scheme.
Discover history & archaeology of the local area, which includes an Iron Age Hillfort.
A monthly pop-up, offering a friendly free repair and re-use service, supported by Repair Cafe Wales.
See how ACE has made a difference to our community and their lives.
See our Annual Report. We work on the basis that local communities know what help they need the most. See our Strategy and impact reports to find out how we work, what we do and our results.
Support our work by donating, fundraising, volunteering and partnering with us.
Our Mission and Vision
To create vibrant, equal and resilient communities for all, where people find fulfilment in themselves, each other, and the place where they live.
What does our community say about ACE?
“If I’m unsure about anything, money, bills, housing or the kids and school, I pop into The Dusty as they know the listen, don’t judge and that they can help me.” Emma