Charity information


Fourteen-a use education as a motivator to improve the lives of people – particularly young women – in Wales. We teach key literacy and numeracy skills through beauty therapies, treatment practice, and other techniques, creating sustainable employment opportunities and ambitious people in some of the most deprived communities across Wales.

Founded 2008

  • Mission statement

    Traditional education isn't for everybody. Fourteen-a is for the day-dreamers and the believers who just want to make something beautiful. We encourage, enable and inspire people, bringing out the best in them and in turn, their communities. We provide people faced with barriers an ability to step forward, grow, and belong.

    Our philosophy, quite simply is: education is beauty.

  • Aims

    Fourteen-a aims to:

    • To promote social inclusion of people unable to afford the cost of further education and those who are faced with additional barriers to employment.
  • Overview

    Established: July 2008

    Registered Charity Number: 1147552

    Board members: 4

    Full time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 2

    Phone number: 02920617458

    Address: 3 Bishops Road, Whitchurch, CF14 1LT

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