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Cllr Matt Rogers, cabinet member for adult social care, with team manager Wendy Malpass (centre) and members of the authority's urgent care team

More people to spend Christmas at home

More people will be spending Christmas at home thanks to joint work between Dudley Council and The Dudley Group NHS Foundation Trust.

Councillor Ruth Buttery

Pledge to support vulnerable despite budget strains

Services for older people and children in Dudley will continue to be a priority despite an overspend of more than £12million putting an “unprecedented strain” on budgets.

Poppies made by centre users at Queens Cross Network

Recycled bottles support Remembrance display

Thousands of recycled plastic bottles have been used by service users at a Dudley Council run centre to create a poppy display in Amblecote.

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Continued improvement for adult social care

An annual survey of people using adult social care services in Dudley borough has revealed positive results.

Living well, feeling safe

Living well and feeling safe event

People can find out how to live well and feel safe at an event taking place next week at the Merry Hill Centre.

Councillor Matt Rogers, cabinet member for adult social care, and David Harbach, chair of Age Concern Stourbridge, with members of the indoor bowls club during their taster session at the Ageing Well Festival.

Residents enjoy Dudley’s first Ageing Well Festival

Dudley’s first Ageing Well Festival is in full swing with many activities and events still to enjoy before the end of the week.

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Good Care Month

The lead for adult social care at Dudley Council met staff and service users at a care facility as part of national Good Care Month.

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Good news for Dudley Telecare

Dudley Council’s Telecare service has received ‘compliant’ status across the board, the highest rating possible.

Older person with friend

Free events and support on offer for National Carers Week

Unpaid and informal carers in Dudley borough can enjoy a range of free events and access support as part of this year’s National Carers Week.

Natalie Neale

Plans for new extra care plus scheme progress

Plans for a new multi-million-pound supported housing development in Brierley Hill are progressing as Dudley Council seeks a housing provider to run the scheme.

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Community creates waterfall of poppies

More than 50 people from Queens Cross Network have created a waterfall of poppies for display at a church in Amblecote ahead of Remembrance.

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Disability information day 2022

There’s a chance to find out about the support available for people who are living with a disability, as well as their families and informal carers at an event this month.