The current membership of ADSS Cymru includes statutory directors of social services, heads of children’s services, heads of adult services and heads of business services from all 22 local autho...

Our Associate Membership is made up primarily of colleagues who have now retired from their roles as directors of social services and heads of services.

The AWHoBS group consists of representatives and heads of business services from all local authorities. Over the past few years this group has been instrumental in working with Welsh Government off...

The AWHoCS group consists of heads of children’s services from all local authorities and meets on a quarterly basis. As one of our key groups, it is responsible for leading on all aspects of ...

The AWASH group consists of heads of adult services from all local authorities and meets on a bi-monthly basis to discuss those issues that contribute to the effective delivery of services for adults,...

The principal purpose of the Executive Council is to act as a consultative body, advising the Board as required from time to time, but does not take decisions on behalf of the Board. The Executive ...

The Governance Board meets every six weeks and is responsible for the operation of the Association as its decision making body. The Board consists of: President two Vice Presidents Treasu...

Membership is open to people who are currently holding or formerly held a post as statutory director of social services or head of service and can demonstrate an affinity with Wales. Membership cat...