Keep warm in your home this winter

Keep warm in your home this winter The council’s winter warmth service is open once again, offering help  to people living in Dudley Borough to keep their homes affordably warm this winter. A  free expert home energy advice visit is on offer where there is lots of  support with reducing your energy bills, finding the cheapest tariff, as well as energy discounts.  There is also free home insulation and new boilers for qualifying homes....

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Keeping older people safe and well this winter

Keeping older people safe and well this winter A Winter Wellbeing campaign aimed at helping older people stay safe and well over the cold, winter months, is running throughout the winter months. It highlights the practical help, support, information and advice on offer from a range council services which are designed to keep older or vulnerable people safe,protected, well and avoiding feeling lonely or isolated....

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Adapt your home to meet your mobility needs

Adapt your home to meet your mobility needs The council’s Home improvement service is offering a complete package to homeowners and private rental tenants to adapt their home to meet their mobility needs. Things like wetrooms, stairlifts, door widening, handrails and ramps are on offer, often with grants available to fund them....

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Looking after someone? Know your rights?

Local carers are encouraged to come along to our event at the Brett Young Centre, Old Hawne Lane, Halesowen, B63 3ST, on Thursday 21 November between 10.30am – 4pm . Come along to find out information and support. •Speak to one of our advisors – Carers Rights, Paying For Care, Working Carers, Welfare and Benefit Rights •Find out about digital resources available to support you and the person you care for •Take part in our activities and workshops –Staying Active with Falls Prevention Exercises / PetTherapy / Reminiscence sessions / arts and crafts •Relaxation Therapy – Mindfulness /Hand Massage Refreshments will be available during the day. For more information call Dudley Carers Hub and Wellbeing Service on 01384 818723 or email...

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Regenerating Dudley

Accessibility Conference Thursday 21st November 11 am until 3pm At Queens cross network Wellington road, Dudley, DY1 1RB You are warmly invited to come to Queens cross network on the above date, to participate in this exciting event. Dudley council would like to share with you their plans for the regeneration of Dudley. The council is also seeking your views on how to make the communications about the regeneration, as accessible as possible for people who have a disability, throughout the transformation. A FREE lunch will be provided. Car parking is available on site. To reserve your place or for more information, please email paul.astley@dudley.gov.uk OR call 01384 813476  Places will be limited and we would be really pleased if you can spare the time to come...

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