In strong communities people are in touch, talk to and help each other out. They are more likely to feel that they belong and have a sense of pride about where they live. With reduced public sector funding, it is important we work together to develop resilient sustainable communities both in rural and urban areas.
Strong communities are a source of support for older people. By being involved in their local communities, older people can make a contribution, avoid isolation and improve their mental health and wellbeing.
Economically active communities are important to improve wellbeing, reduce poverty and provide jobs for local people. Regeneration is a key component to ensuring Powys remains a place where people want to live, work and play
Our towns and villages are more community focused, self-reliant and resilient
People of all ages volunteer and take an active part in supporting their community.
People feel that they matter, that they have a voice and can influence local decisions.
We aim to ensure that there is a safe, efficient and reliable transport service and network that: