Reasons to become a foster carer in Rhondda Cynon Taf

Rhondda Cynon Taf Council is improving an already comprehensive package of benefits for foster carers, to encourage more people to consider supporting vulnerable children and young people in our communities.

21 May 2020

Mental Health Awareness Week 2020

The Council is once again supporting Mental Health Awareness Week (May 18-24), in association with the Mental Health Foundation

19 May 2020

Cabinet to consider significant response to Coronavirus pandemic

Cabinet Members will this week receive a formal report from Officers on the Council's significant and wide-ranging response to the Coronavirus national emergency – along with the key tasks it faces over the coming weeks and months

19 May 2020

First phase of RCT Council's award-winning apprenticeship scheme is now OPEN!

The first phase of recruitment for Rhondda Cynon Taf Council's award-winning apprenticeship scheme is now open to applicants.

19 May 2020

Help Us Keep our Children Safe

Due to the current lockdown, as a result of the COVID-19 national emergency, thousands of children within Rhondda Cynon Taf, Merthyr Tydfil and Bridgend, are remaining at home - which unfortunately is not always the safest place for some.

19 May 2020

Formal meetings to resume via video conferencing

The Council is finalising arrangements for formal committee meetings to resume via video conferencing – with the first meeting scheduled for this week

18 May 2020

Providing Vital Care In Our Communities

Caring for the elderly and vulnerable in their own homes and allowing them to live independently remains a vital priority for the Council during this difficult time.

18 May 2020

UPDATED: Maintenance scheme at A473 Church Village Bypass

The Council will carry out maintenance work, requiring road closures affecting the A473 Church Village Bypass – scheduled overnight to minimise disruption

18 May 2020

Work to resume on Castell Ifor Bridge repairs in Hopkinstown

The significant repair scheme to the Castell Ifor Bridge in Hopkinstown is able to resume shortly – as work is now permitted within and above the river, adhering to seasonal restrictions

18 May 2020

Council Leader Provides Service Update

Following the minor amendments to the Stay at Home regulations made by the Welsh Government, the Leader of the Council has issued an update on the progress of reopening the Council's Community Recycling Centres and Libraries.

15 May 2020