Some good news!
Staff have returned to work to prepare the building for a safe opening, hopefully in the near future when we get the go ahead from the Welsh Assembly Government. It’s been a long time and we’ve missed you all. Some of you have shared how hard it has been for you isolating and having to rely on others in so many different ways. Hopefully we will be part of your everyday lives again soon and be able to enjoy a cuppa and a chat as before.
We have been fortunate in acquiring funding for lots of PPE equipment. So when the time is right the Zone can safely re-open. You will notice some changes in the way we serve you but this is only to keep you safe until we are sure the Coronavirus is under control. We will announce these changes as we near the time when we are given the go-ahead to open.
For those of you wishing to continue renting the rooms we can assure you all the safety measures will be in place, i.e., Perspex screens, hand sanitizer, masks, visors, thermometers etc., as well as someone managing the process of social distancing.
Other successful grant funding has eased the pressures during the past 3 months. We are so grateful to the funders who you will see mentioned on this website. Without their support we may have had to close the doors for good!
It is hoped we will have the food-share up and running by the end of the month so even if we are not open for coffee we can serve you with food-share items outside of the front door.
Staff will contact those of you that we have contact details for over the next few weeks to see how you are and let you know the progress we are making towards welcoming you back.
Take care and stay safe.
The team here at The Bridge are dedicated to helping and supporting the community of Bridgend County Borough. We provide a number of services and opportunities which are open to all members of the public, including training, mentoring and volunteering. Read some of our feedback from volunteers and people we have supported here. Please feel free to navigate through our site to see more of what we have to offer. If you can’t find what you are looking for then please do give us a call on Bridgend 01656 647 891 or email us at email@example.com
A Little Bit About Us!
The Bridge Mentoring Plus Scheme was established in February 2002 by a group of three passionate and dedicated people whose soul aim was to provide help and support to young people aged between 10 & 25 years old that had experienced problems and difficulties in their lives. Almost 15 years into our journey and we’ve trained and continue to train a countless number of volunteers within the community who have then gone on to receive training as mentors in order to provide continuing 1-2-1 support for these young people.
Since then, The Bridge MPS has expanded its services significantly in response to the growing needs that our community faces, and as such, we now provide a much broader range of services.
This year we adopted the slogan ‘together, we can’ and it’s with this notion of togetherness and building ever stronger links that we strive to serve our community in the very best way we can. For more information about us and what we do please visit the about us section of our site.
Let’s Get Social
The quickest and easiest way to keep up-to-date with all the latest goings on at The Bridge is to connect with us via our social media channels.
Our Social Media team work diligently to post accurate, timely, relevant content to build communities that give an understanding of the various ways The Bridge MPS supports the notion of “together, we can”. You can access the social channels we use by clicking the icons listed above. The way in which we communicate with you and vice versa via social media is covered in our social media community policy.
Where Are We?
We are located in the heart of Bridgend town centre. Our address is:
46-48 Dunraven Place
If you have any difficulties in finding us then please give us a call on 01656 647 891.
Bridge Opening Hours
The Bridge MPS office opening hours are:
Monday – 9am to 3pm
Tuesday – 9am to 3pm
Wednesday – 9am to 3pm
Thursday – 9am to 3pm
Friday – Closed
Saturday – Closed
Sunday – Closed
Zone Opening Hours
The Zone Centre opening hours are:
Monday – 9.30am to 1pm
Tuesday – 9.30am to 1pm
Wednesday – 9.30am to 1pm
Thursday – 9.30am to 1pm
Friday – 9.30am to 1pm
Saturday – Closed
Sunday – Closed