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A NEW counselling service for the most vulnerable people in Newport has been set up.

The University of Wales, Newport The University of Wales, Newport (Welsh: Prifysgol Cymru, Casnewydd) is a university in the city of Newport, South Wales in the United Kingdom.

Newport has been involved in higher education for more than 80 years, and the institution's roots go back even further to
, has been awarded a Big Lottery lottery, scheme for distributing prizes by lot or other method of chance selection to persons who have paid for the opportunity to win. The term is not applicable when lots are drawn without payment by the interested parties to determine some matter, e.g.  grant of almost pounds 500,000 to provide the free community counselling service.

The funding will allow the Newport University Community Counselling Service (NUCCS) to provide high quality therapy, including counselling and arts therapies, across Newport and beyond.

Blanka Hubena, the project's service manager said: "The work the service will be doing in the diverse Newport communities in terms of providing extra capacity and a type of provision that may otherwise be unavailable is incredibly important."
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Publication:Western Mail (Cardiff, Wales)
Date:May 21, 2012
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