Based in the former slate quarrying town of Blaenau Ffestiniog it has developed over the years and is now the area’s second biggest employer. Since its establishment the company, a registered charity and company limited by guarantee, has pushed as many boundaries and frontiers as possible to provide its service users with services and facilities that have enhanced their quality of life. An integral part of this has been the development of a number of commercial projects that offer people worthwhile work opportunities, helping them to develop self confidence and communication skills.