About us How we're funded How we're funded SCVS are grateful for the support of all of our Funders. Swansea Bay University Health Board (SBUHB) Swansea Bay University Health Board (formerly ABMU) was created on 1st April 2019 after responsibility for providing healthcare services in the Bridgend County Borough Council area passed from ABMU to the new Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board. Swansea Bay UHB covers a population of around 390,000 in the Neath Port Talbot and Swansea areas and we have a budget of around £1bn. The health board employs approximately 12,500 staff. Click here to find out more. The National Lottery Community Fund (formerly Big Lottery Fund) The National Lottery Community Fund is responsible for distributing 40 per cent of all funds raised for good causes (about 11 pence of every pound spent on a Lottery ticket) by the National Lottery. This totals around £600 million each year. Click here for more information. City and County of Swansea The County Council for the City & County of Swansea, working with local partners (including charities, businesses and other public services providers) and residents to determine and deliver local priorities. They provide a wide range of services, either directly themselves or by commissioning services from outside organisations. Click here for more information. Gower College Swansea Gower College Swansea was created in 2010 as a result of the merger of the two legacy colleges – Gorseinon College and Swansea College. Gower College Swansea offers a wide range of both academic and vocational courses, up to and including higher education. Click here for more information. Wales Council for Voluntary Action (WCVA) WCVA support and represent Wales’ third sector,representing and campaigning for voluntary organisations, volunteers and communities. Together with county voluntary councils (CVCs) and volunteer centres, WCVA provide the generalist support infrastructure for the sector in Wales, working alongside national specialist umbrella and development agencies. Click here for more information. Welsh Government The Welsh Government is the devolved Government for Wales. They work to help improve the lives of people in Wales and make the nation a better place in which to live and work. Click here for further information. Western Bay The Western Bay programme focuses as a collaborative in the area of health and social care with third sector and independent sector partners. The programme is progressing in the context of the implementation of the Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act. Click here for more information.