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Mid Wales

This section covers Ceredigion and Powys

Disabled Access, Wheelchair walks, Easy Access, Access for All, Mobility, Walks on Wheels, Miles without Stiles, Buggy Walks - whatever the term the following is all about accessibility to the countryside and green spaces of Mid Wales

These are general websites which have details of some accessible places or walks that may not be listed on our County / District pages.

 

A Guide to Countryside Trails and Sites - (PDF) - This publication has been produced to provide information about access to countryside sites in Powys. Details include whether the site is accessible to wheelchair users or other people with limited mobility.

Bwlch Nant yr Arian Forest Visitor Centre - the All Ability Barcud Trail giving everyone the opportunity to enjoy the natural beauty of the area - see also Archive PDF download

Inclusive Access Ceredigion Coast Path - Access to stunning stretches of coastline should not be the exclusive domain of the able-bodied. People confined to wheelchairs and families with small children who require push chairs should also be able to appreciate coastal views and cliff-top paths.

Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal - A fantastic short route (500metres) starts at Theatr Brycheiniog and passes interpretation boards, community art projects and a picnic area with a reconstruction of a horse-drawn Hay Railway tram on a short length track.

Wye Valley Easy Access Walks - We have selected 24 Easy Access walks and sites, both on the Wye Valley Walk and close to it. Click on Easy Access Walks pdfs on right for detailed descriptions of each walk.

Lake Vyrnwy - Five trails: Rhiwagor Trail (2 miles, 3.2 km) with some parts suitable for wheelchair/pushchair. Llechwedd-du Walk (5.5 miles, 9.1 km, if walked as a circular route). Ty Uchaf Walk (5 miles, 7.8 km, if walked as a circular route). Craig Garth Bwlch Trail (3 miles, 4.8 km). Grwn Oer Trail (1-2 miles, 3.2 km).Three hides - one accessible by wheelchair - see Archive PDF download

Family and Disabled Support Organisations in Wales

Afasic Cymru - Afasic Cymru supports parents of children with speech and language and communication impairments.

After Adoption (Wales) - TALKadoption in Wales works with adopted children and young people aged 7-25 in South and West Wales..

Age Cymru - Age Cymru is the leading charity for all older people in Wales. We campaign, we research and we fundraise to make sure we build a better life for all older people

Carers Wales - Carers Wales is a charity set up to support people who care for an elderly relative, a sick friend or a disabled family member. We are part of Carers UK.

Cartrefi Cymru - is a not-for-profit organisation that supports people in Wales to lead fulfilled lives, at home and in the community.

Children in Wales - Children in Wales is the national umbrella children's organisation in Wales

Dewis Cymru - the place for information about well-being in Wales...information that can help you think about what matters to you, along with information about local organisations and services that can help!

Disability Wales - Disability Wales on-line – your first port of call for information, comment, opinion and opportunities for getting involved in campaigning for disability equality.

Fairbridge Cymru - Fairbridge Cymru has been working with young people aged 13-25 in Wales for over 21 years, and was formally registered as an independent Welsh charity with the Charity Commission in 2004.

Mencap Cymru - We support people with a learning disability to live more independently.

MS Society Cymru - Since 1956, we’ve been working to beat MS in Wales. We raise awareness of MS, make it a priority at political level and provide support and information to people affected by MS around the country.

Credu (Formerly Powys Carers Service) - supports unpaid, family Carers of all ages, throughout Powys

 

Dewis Cymru - the new well-being information website for organisations and citizens across Wales - info, links etc