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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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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Winter warm-up offer now at Dudley Borough Leisure Centres

Under the deal, people aged 16 and over who take out an annual membership for just £210, save £140 on a standard monthly membership. Equivalent to just £17.50 per month, it includes a free gym induction and unlimited use of Lifestyles gyms, public swimming, fitness classes, badminton and squash (off peak) and use of the running track at The Dell Stadium. The offer runs until 31 January 2020. A junior annual membership is also available for only £120. The membership is accepted at Crystal, Dudley and Halesowen leisure centres as well as The Dell Stadium, and is valid for 12 months. Members receive a personal training programme and priority online booking. Gift vouchers are available throughout the duration of the offer. Find out more at:...

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Bereavement Matters Events 2nd Dec and 6th Dec 2019

Bereavement Matters in Dudley Two Learning Events for people who work with Dudley Children Young People and Adults On Monday 2nd December 2019 and Friday 6th December 9.30-15.30 at Saltwells EDC, Bowling Green Road, Netherton DY2 9LY Working together to improve the experience of living with bereavement in Dudley These two learning events are for people that work with children and young people and adults in Dudley. The aim is to support staff to understand the impact of bereavement and to contribute to the development of Dudley’s approach to support bereaved people. The day will provide opportunity to Learn more about bereavement and how it affects children, adults, older people and their families.Learn how we can all offer effective support to bereaved children and adults, whether as family, friend, neighbour or colleague.Learn about the range and types of bereavement support services available and how to signpost bereaved people to them Contribute to development of an exemplar Bereavement Policy Lunch is provided. Please note that both dates will offer the same content so you only need to book on one date. To book your space visit 2nd December: https://dudleysafeguarding.event-booking.org/event-detail/%3D%3DANxUzN/Bereavement-Matters-in-Dudley 6th December: https://dudleysafeguarding.event-booking.org/event-detail/%3D%3DwMxUzN/Bereavement-Matters-in-Dudley For more information about Bereavement Matters in Dudley Events please contact: Rachael Doyle – rachael.doyle@dudley.gov.uk or Anne Horder- anne.horder@dudley.gov.uk #nationalgriefawarenessweek Source: Rachael McKiernan Doyle, Dudley Council Health &...

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