Health and Childcare News
Join us at our virtual open evenings in November
This year, our November open evenings are going virtual! Explore the range of full time courses we offer, live chat with our staff and gain a real insight into life at Gower College Swansea.
What can you expect from the day?
Togetherall – a safe, anonymous community for 24/7 mental health support
Our students' health, safety and wellbeing is our top priority, and we're always looking for new ways to support them. We are delighted to announce that we are now offering an excellent online support service called Togetherall.
New students welcomed to College
New students had a chance to find out more about campus life when they attended the Gower College Swansea Freshers’ Fayre.
Curtis shares progression story with Bridge students
Former student Curtis Cana has returned to Gower College Swansea to deliver an inspiring careers talk to students on The Bridge programme.
Students encouraged to make better lifestyle choices
AS Health and Social Care students recently organised a special event - ‘Making Better Lifestyle Choices' - as part of their A Level qualification and in conjunction with the college's Kick Start Programme.
The students were required to research factors that affect the health of a specific target group and they chose to look at young people aged 16-20.
Student returns to school with advice
Gower College Swansea Music Technology student Lorna Rees recently delivered a talk to Birchgrove Comprehensive pupils as part of the new Kick Start Programme.
The aim of the event was to give the pupils an insight into what they can expect when they make the transition from school to college.
University taster sessions offered in Welsh
Following Gower College Swansea’s successful bid for Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol project money, a taster day was organised for students interested in following a career in nursing or midwifery.
Students support White Ribbon campaign
A group of Health and Social Care students from Gower College Swansea have been working hard to raise awareness of domestic abuse issues.
The Level 2 Diploma students were inspired to act following a recent tutorial session delivered by the local multi-agency domestic abuse ‘One Stop Shop.’
Former student Curtis inspires next generation
Curtis Cana, a former award-winning student and Enterprise intern at Gower College Swansea, recently returned to the Tycoch campus to inspire the next generation of Health & Social Care students.
Mock interviews put students through their paces
Health and Social Care students from Gower College Swansea's Tycoch campus recently attended mock interview sessions with local employers at an event organised by Lucy Turtle, the college's Enterprise Officer, and Gareth Price from Career Wales.