Blaenau Gwent Community Hubs

Blaenau Gwent Community Hubs

The hubs are located centrally in local libraries managed by Aneurin Leisure Trust and provide advice and information on a range of Council services.

Citizens Advice

Citizens Advice are providing a weekly service in the Community Hubs 9.30am – 12.30pm on the following days:

Mondays – Tredegar library

Tuesdays – Ebbw Vale library

Wednesdays and Thursdays - Abertillery library

Fridays – Cwm library

              - Brynmawr Wellbeing Centre, Blaenavon Road, Brynmawr every Friday, 9.30 am to 12.30pm 

Days and hours of operation

Abertillery Library

Day Opening Hours
  Monday   Closed
  Tuesday & Thursday      9.00am - 5.00pm 
  Wednesday   10.00am - 5.00pm
  Friday   9.00am - 5.00pm

Closed for lunch 1pm - 2pm.

Brynmawr Library

Day Opening Hours
  Monday & Tuesday      9.00am - 5.00pm 
  Wednesday   Closed
  Thursday and Friday   9.00am - 5.00pm

Closed for lunch 1pm - 2pm.

Ebbw Vale Library

Day Opening Hours
  Monday and Tuesday    9.00am - 5.00pm  
  Wednesday               Closed
  Thursday and Friday   9.00am - 5.00pm

Closed for lunch 1pm - 2pm.

Tredegar Library

Day Opening Hours
  Monday & Tuesday    9.00am - 5.00pm 
  Wednesday    10.00am - 5.00pm
  Thursday   Closed
  Friday   9.00am - 5.00pm

Closed for lunch 1pm - 2pm.


In Cwm the service will operate from Cwm library every Thursday from 9.30am until 5.00pm. Closed for lunch 1pm – 2pm.

At Llanhilleth Institute the service will be available every Wednesday from 10.00am until 5.00pm. Closed for lunch 1pm – 2pm.

In Blaina Library the service will be available every Monday from 9.30am until 5.00pm. Closed for lunch 1pm – 2pm.

Services Available:

  • Council Tax and Non-Domestic rates information and advice.
  • Benefits information and advice including Universal Credit, Council Tax reduction, free school meals, school clothing grants and benefit overpayments.
  • Apply for a Blue Badge.
  • Pick up waste bags - including dog waste and food waste.
  • Pick up battery recycling bags


For further information, visit your local Community Hub or call 01495 311556. Website: www.blaenau-gwent.gov.uk