Wales Cooperative Centre - United Kingdom


The Wales Co-operative Centre is a values based organisation. 

They support co-operatives and social businesses. They help them expand.

Take on more staff. Merge. Grow.


But they also strengthen communities and tackle poverty. They help get people online.

Give people access to fair financial services. And They roll out the principles of co-operation

to the traditional business sector.


For 35 years, they have helped organisations and communities by providing responsive,

reliable and flexible support. Their expertise covers two broad areas:


1. Supporting Wales’ economic growth.


   Thye support Wales’ economic growth by providing a comprehensive range of services

   to co-operatives, mutuals, social enterprises and employee owned businesses. 


   As experts in co-operation, they have a role in supporting traditional businesses to gain

   a co-operative advantage from applying co-operative values and principles to their businesses,

   for example through consortia working.


2. Delivering innovative programmes that strengthen communities & promote inclusion.


   Thye have considerable experience of delivering innovative programmes that strengthen

   communities and promote inclusion in a variety of different ways.


   They helped establish many of Wales’ credit unions and continue to work closely with the

   credit union movement to promote financial inclusion.


   They are the leading organisation delivering digital inclusion interventions in Wales and

   currently deliver Digital Communities Wales on behalf of Welsh Government.




ADDRESS: Wales Co-operative Centre, Y Borth, 13 Beddau Way, Caerphilly, UK


TEL:  + 44 3 0 0 1 1 1 5 0 5 0




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PRESIDENT: Derek Walker