Coleg Elidyr achieves Autism Accreditation

We very pleased to announce that Coleg Elidyr has received Autism Accreditation status from the National Autistic Society (NAS). Following initial engagement in 2013 the college has followed the guidance of an NAS Adviser and been under review, and the outcome of the final three-day r
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Llandovery College DofE visit

Today we welcomed the Duke of Edinburgh team from the local Llandovery College to our College. They volunteered to help us for the morning, and did a fantastic job of helping us clear out some of our estate and farm, as well as helping with our lunch catering team. Over lunch, we had
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Start of Academic Year 2016 / 2017

We would like to welcome everybody back to Coleg Elidyr for the start of this academic year, 2016/2017. This year, we have six new learners joining us; split between the houses of Nantgwyn and Ty Rhieni. They will be spending this week getting acquainted with College life; we hope you
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End of Year Celebrations

Congratulations to all of our students for their hard work this year. We’ve marked the end of this year with a communal celebration, a ‘barn dance ball’ organised by members of the students forum. It was a fantastic success, well done to the student forum for such a
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Summer Newsletter now live!

Our summer newsletter is now live and available to download online. Find it on our Newsletter subpage   You can also click on the Graphic below to download the newsletter: The summer newsletter this year gives details on the Duke of Edinburgh, biography retreat, St David’s
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Our Summer Fair 2016

Last weekend we had our 2016 summer fair. We welcomed people from the local community into Coleg Elidyr. Family and friends came to join us in the college. There were lots of different activities to try. The things that had been made in all of the workshops were for sale. Thank you to
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Work Experience Week

Every academic year, Coleg Elidyr runs a work experience week. The normal timetable closes for a short time, and all students instead commit to a single work activity for the entire week; even foregoing the usual home lunches in favour of a canteen-style communal lunch. This year, the
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Summer Fair 2016 – 2nd July!

The annual Coleg Elidyr summer fair is coming up, and will take place on Saturday 2nd July. This year, we’ll be running a huge range of ‘have a go’ craft activities which will include Green Woodwork, Mosaic, Printing, Leatherwork, Bath Bomb making and Soap making 
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Coffee for Coleg 2016

Fundraising for our new Wellbeing Centre, which will hold our gym equipment and provide new opportunities for our learners and trainees, is well underway. Led by Isabel Graham and the Parents Association, we have now raised more than three-quarters of our 100,000 target – an inc
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CARTEN100 success!

Last Saturday, 7th May, marked the CARTEN 2016 challenge. Learner Ed Graham took part, and managed the 100 miles with ease – congratulations Ed! Taking part in the CARTEN100, Ed and team Coleg raised money for our new wellbeing centre – which will make keeping fit in Coleg
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