Le Gros Solicitors hosts epic charity football tournament

As part of The Wallich’s annual Clash of the Corporates competition, one participant hosted a football tournament to help prevent homelessness. On a chilly Tuesday morning, 12 teams geared themselves up on Cardiff’s House of Sport pitches for a 5-a-side football tournament. The organisers, Le Gros Solicitors, coordinated the sporting battle as part of The […]Read more


Cardiff Half runners raise more than £7K to prevent homelessness

We’re proud to announce that 31 participants of the Cardiff University Cardiff Half Marathon 2017 have raised £7,215, and counting, for The Wallich. On the warm but often drizzle-filled Sunday, our #TeamWallich heroes battled through the 13.1 mile course around Cardiff. With individuals and teams coming from varying professions such as WRAP Cymru, a resource […]Read more


The Wallich launches Support that Saves report

On 27 September 2017, we launched our Support that Saves report at the National Assembly for Wales. We’re proud to announce the publication of the Support that Saves report, which assesses the value for money of support provided by The Wallich. At the report’s launch event, we welcomed guests including Assembly Members, officials from the […]Read more


The Wallich and South Wales Echo Launch Reaching Out to Rough Sleepers campaign

This year, we’re launching our Winter campaign with the South Wales Echo. The Reaching Out to Rough Sleepers campaign aims to raise £75,000 for a new, much-needed Street Fleet. Our statistics show that homelessness in Wales is increasing and many more people are noticing. Together with the Echo, we want to do something about it. Our […]Read more


The School of Hard Knocks story

At The Wallich, we’re helping our BOSS Project participants break through the barrier of a criminal record and get back into work.  As part of our support, we sponsored four of our BOSS clients through an eight-week sport and employment programme called the School of Hard Knocks.  Professional training, such as interview techniques, was intertwined […]Read more


Homelessness charity’s service users co-curate art exhibition

For the first time, National Museum Cardiff has invited a diverse group of people – those who have experienced homelessness – to select art, from The Derek Williams Trust, and co-curate a unique exhibition.   Who Decides?, a brand new contemporary art exhibition, will open its doors on Saturday 28 October at the National Museum Cardiff.   The exhibition, in collaboration with The Wallich and The Derek Williams Trust, will run until 2 September 2018.  National Museum Cardiff […]Read more


Daily Post Article 09/08/2017 – Our Response

Regarding the Daily Post article dated 20/03/17 titled: “Charity wins fight to turn Colwyn Bay house into homes for sex offenders and ex-addicts” The Wallich wishes to clarify: The proposed project is a Supported Living Residential Project for people who wish to remain abstinent from former substance misuse issues.  The proposed residents of the project […]Read more


Duo to tour Welsh Premier League football stadiums as part of mammoth charity cycle

Dynamic duo, Dan Beynon and Rob Merrills, are preparing a 382-mile cycling tour to visit 12 Welsh Premier League football stadiums, all in aid of homelessness charity The Wallich. Kicking off in Carmarthen, Dan from Llandeilo and Rob from Cross Hands have challenged themselves to complete the tour in just three days, between 4-6 August. From there, they will visit the 12 stadiums of the 2016-17 Dafabet Welsh Premiere League. The route makes […]Read more

Neath Port Talbot Launch

New housing and wellbeing service launches in Neath Port Talbot

Welsh homelessness charity, The Wallich, has opened the doors to its new Neath Port Talbot Prevention and Wellbeing Support (PAWS) service. PAWS hosts a variety of floating support services available to anyone who has a housing-related need in Neath Port Talbot. Services include access to individual support, workshops on budgeting and maintaining a tenancy as […]Read more