Association of Directors of Social Services Cymru

ADSS Cymru is the Association of Directors of Social Services in Wales. Our primary purpose is to promote the well-being, protection, support and care of vulnerable adults and children in Wales.

We are committed to working with Welsh Government,  the Welsh Local Government Association (WLGA), the Social Services Improvement Agency (SSIA), colleagues in the NHS, and partners in third and independent sectors towards delivering positive outcomes for the communities and people of Wales by informing and influencing legislation, policies and practices in the social care sector.

Our members include statutory directors and senior social services managers from all 22 local authorities in Wales. Our associate members are past directors or heads of service.


National Social Services Conference 29th - 30th June 2016
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Spring Seminar (Apr 2016)
29th April 2016 / Hafod a Hendre Suite, National Showground, Builth Wells
The theme for the Spring Seminar is ‘Regulation for Success- requiring a different conversation for all of us’. All ADSS Cymru Members and Associates are invited to attend the event.…