Art health and wellbeing workshops for carers

A series of workshops is being offered by Dudley Council to give carers an opportunity to spend time away from their role and share stories and experiences with others. The sessions include craft activities and music themed events. They take place at Brierley Hill Neighbourhood Learning Centre, Kingswinford Library and Dudley Archives and Local History Centre. For more details see...

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Places still available on hospital discharge workshops

Dudley CVS and Healthwatch Dudley are hosting these sessions to bring together a range of providers from the voluntary, private and statutory sectors to explore the potential role they can play in supporting people in hospital and in their own homes following discharge. The objectives are to: Learn about what came out of the first session held in December Learn about the hospital discharge pathway Learn from Dudley Group and Adult Social Care about what is working really well currently and what is not across health and social care Explore where providers could add value Decide on ideas, options for funding and putting together proposals This session is being repeated three times to engage a wide range of providers. Participants only need to attend one session. The sessions are being held on the following dates: Wednesday June 10, 10am – 12:30pm in Brierley Hill. Book through Eventbrite here Wednesday June 24, 1:30pm – 4pm in Brierley Hill. Book through Eventbrite here For more information, please contact Kate Green, Dudley CVS on 01384 573381. Email:...

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Help shape health services in Dudley

Dudley people have the chance to have their say on health services at a public meeting on Thursday, June 18. The Dudley Clinical Commissioning Group forum takes place at Brierley Hill Civic Hall from 2.30pm until 4.30pm Dudley CCG wants to hear people’s views to help ensure that patients, carers and communities get the best from services. People who attend can meet their local GPs and NHS staff and refreshments are available. To book please contact clare.hamilton@dudleyccg.nhs.uk or ring 01384 321764. See poster  ...

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Disco for people with learning disabilities

A monthly disco in Dudley organised by the Langstone Society for people with learning disabilities is proving to be very popular and the next one is on June 11. It takes place on the second Thursday of each month at Parks Hall Social Club in Woodsetton between 7 and 10pm. Entry is £4 but there is free admission for carers. See poster  ...

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