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Coed Lleol support three different woodland activity groups running in Ceredigion including Aberystwyth as part of our Actif Woods Wales programme. We run woodland health and wellbeing activities with and for people:

  • Aged 25 + and long-term unemployed or economically inactive, AND
  • A carer
  • Experiencing a health condition
  • Aged over 54

Join us for woodland activities

  • Woodland Walkers – Wednesdays

For fortnightly ‘led’ walks, and fortnightly ‘friendship’ walks. Taking place in various woodlands around the Aberystwyth area. Open to all who experience a chronic health condition. Meet 12.30pm at Morrisons to lift share.

  • MIND Aberystwyth – Thursdays

Doing various woodland activities (including craft, conservation, art and walks). For all who attend the MIND drop-in. Register directly with MIND Aberystwyth.

  • Tai Ceredigion – Fridays

Sessions running for residents of Tai Ceredigion housing schemes – restarts again in 2019.

Find us on Facebook

Actif Woods Wales Aberystwyth: www.facebook.com/ActifWoodsWalesAberystwyth
Wednesday Walkers (group page): www.facebook.com/groups/529634383885881
MIND Aberystwyth: www.facebook.com/Mind-Aberystwyth-Woodland-Group-235050463537683

Get in touch

Contact Coed Lleol for more information about Actif Woods Wales in Cerdigion and how you or your clients can get involved:

Cath Cave – Woodland Mentor for Ceredigion
01654 700061 (Main office)


Vote for Actif Woods Aberystwyth to win up to £4000 (August 2018)

Actif Woods Aberystwyth is bidding to bag a massive cash boost from the Tesco Bags of Help initiative. It is one of three community organisations in Aberystwyth competing for grants of £4,000, £2,000 and £1,000 raised from carrier bag sales in Tesco stores. Customers can vote in two Aberystwyth Tesco stores from Saturday 1st September to Wednesday 31st October 2018, using a token given to them at the check-out each time they shop. Vote for Actif Woods at Aberystwyth North Parade Express (postcode SY23 2JN) and Aberystwyth Superstore (postcode, SY23 1PB).

To find out more visit: www.coedlleol.org.uk/about-us/news

Help us get the word around – download the poster and share! Vote-for-Actif-Woods-Aberystwyth.pdf

Radio Bronglais FM 87.8 (July 2018)

Listen to us talking about the Actif Woods Wales programme on Radio Bronglais FM 87.8 in Aberystwyth: www.mixcloud.com/rhydian-bronglais/brunch-26072018

MIND Aberystwyth Poster (May to July 2018).

Click poster image below (to view), or click pdf version to download. 

Tai Ceredigion Poster (June to 28 September 2018).

Click pdf version to download. Sessions running for residents of Tai Ceredigion housing schemes only.

A short film about Actif Woods Wales Aberystwyth.

Made by Natural Resources Wales (July 2014). It includes our Woodland Walkers and MIND Aberystwyth activities. Click HERE

Partnership activities with Tir Coed

A write-up from Tir Coed about some sessions held in partnership with them, and a Cambrian News article for Aberystwyth.


Current Research

Ceredigion eco-therapy hub survey – have your say!

Wavehill have been commissioned by Cynnal Y Cardi Local Action Group to develop a Feasibility Study in partnership with Mind Aberystwyth, into the delivery of Eco-therapy services in Ceredigion. They are proposing a new, shared information portal for organisations working in eco-therapy and nature based activities. Please fill in the survey to share your ideas/thoughts:

Provider survey

Service User survey

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