Welcome to NPC Wales' website.
The National Pensioners Convention (NPC) Wales is an organisation which comprises of delegates from affiliated organisations. The membership is made up of pensioner groups, retired associations of trade unions and charities related to older people.
The objective of NPC Wales is to promote and campaign for the National Pensioners Convention’s policies in Wales as a non-party political campaigning organisation that seeks to improve the living standards and welfare of all pensioners. To find out more about our work, go to our Campaigns page. In 2021 we are also running an extra campaign called Connections For All, or
Cysylltiadau i Bawb. To get information about where you can find free help and advice on internet safety, visit our Connections For All campaign page.
Older people's organisations or individuals can affiliate to NPC Wales. to find out more about our membership and how to affiliate, go to our About page.
You can find out about our current campaigns on the Campaigns page.
If you are interested in joining NPC Wales, you can download an affiliation form here.
The Officers and members of the Executive Committee.
Dereck Roberts - Chair
Dereck is a delegate from Unite Swansea Area Retired Members Branch. He represents NPC Wales on Pensioners Forum Wales and The Welsh Senate of Older People.
Gareth Parsons - Vice Chair
Gareth is a delegate from the Public and Commercial Services Union Associate and Retired Members. He also represents NPC Wales on Pensioners Forum Wales. Gareth is our delegate to the National NPC Executive Committee.
Melvena Richards - Treasurer
Melvena is a delegate from the Unison Cardiff and Vale Health Retired Members Group.
Members of the Executive Committee
Joan is a delegate from the Communication Workers Union Wales Region.
Clive is a delegate from the Unite Swansea Area Retired Members Branch.
Jeff is a delegate from the Communication Workers Union South Wales Branch.
Jenny is a delegate from the National Union of Journalists.
There are two vacancies for the Executive Committee so if your organisation would like to propose someone please contact us.
Organisations represented by delegates to the Full Council include:
Cardiff 50+ Forum
Civil Service Pensioners Alliance
Cwmbran 50+ Forum
Communication Workers Union (CWU) Mid Wales
Communication Workers Union (CWU) South Wales Branch
Communication Workers Union (CWU) Wales Region
Gwent Retired Firefighters Association
National Education Union (NEU)
National Union of Journalists (NUJ)
Public & Commercial Service Union and Associate and Retired Members (SPCS ARMS Wales/Cymru)
Pontypool Senior Active Support
Unison Cardiff and Vale Retired Members Group Healthcare
Unite Retired Members Cardiff Branch
Unite Swans Campaigning for older people in Wales