Macmillan Cancer Support and Cwm Taf University Health Board are working together to transfer the services at Y Bwthyn in Pontypridd Cottage Hospital to a new state-of-the-art palliative care unit within the grounds of the Royal Glamorgan Hospital, Llantrisant.
An innovative team of health professionals is supporting patients receiving mental health treatment in hospital by providing a range of interventions to help them with their recovery.
Year 10 school pupils from across Rhondda Cynon Taf and Merthyr Tydfil were given an insight into working for the NHS in Cwm Taf.
Dr Rhodri Martin is the first NHS consultant in Sports and Exercise Medicine to be appointed in Wales. His role with Cwm Taf University Health Board offers the same expertise to his patients as football stars Gareth Bale or Aaron Ramsey, as Dr Martin is also the pitch-side doctor for the Wales football team.