Dewis Centre for Independent Living (C.I.L.)

A voluntary organisation working in six Local Authorities


01443 827930


Dewis Centre for Independent Living (C.I.L.) is a voluntary organisation that provides a Direct Payment support service in four Local Authorities:

  • Rhondda Cynon Taf
  • Vale of Glamorgan 
  • Merthyr Tydfil
  • Cardiff

Dewis also provides Advocacy services in the following local authorities:

  • Rhondda Cynon Taf
  • Newport
  • Conwy
  • Wrexham
  • Pembrokeshire
  • Gwent (Mental Health in Newport, Caerphilly, Torfaen, Monmouthshire and Blaenau Gwent)

We work in partnership with the Social Services Departments of each of these authorities. The Gwent Advocacy service is funded by the Aneurin Bevan Health Board.