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Mayor meets children from Caslon Primary school

Mayor visits Caslon Primary Community School and early years inclusion hub

The Mayor of Dudley called into a Halesowen primary school which has also recently opened a new inclusion hub facility.  

Children's mental health week, 2024 - St Margaret's at Hasbury School

School celebrates Children's Mental Health Week

A borough primary school encouraged children to explore their feelings to mark Children’s Mental Health Week (5 to 11 February)

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Stay and play at borough family hubs

Parents and carers with children aged under five can enjoy crafts, play and singing at free sessions at the borough’s new local family hubs.

Wrens Nest Inclusion Hub landscape

Early years inclusion hub opens in Dudley

Wrens Nest Primary School has welcomed eight children to start at a new inclusion hub facility.

Children's mental health week, 2024

Children’s Mental Health Week

A virtual music event and the launch of a new young people’s website will mark national Children’s Mental Health Week (February 5 – 11) in Dudley borough.

Primary school admissions

Primary school admissions deadline next week

Applications for pupils starting in reception in September 2024 close on 15 January and should be made online where possible.

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Primary school admissions deadline nears

Parents are being reminded that the deadline for applications for primary school admissions is looming.

Dudley Holiday Activities - Back Row (l-r) Megan Smith, Charlie Timmins, Nidhi Patel; Front Row (l-r) Layba Khan, Emily Viney

Dudley parents can now register to access Christmas holiday activities

Children eligible for benefit–related free school meals in the borough can now register for a scheme which offers free holiday activities over the festive period.

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.

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Christmas gifts for care leavers

People in Dudley borough can spread some festive cheer this Christmas by donating gifts for young people leaving care.

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Council adopts new family safeguarding model

Dudley Council has launched a new family safeguarding model designed to make it easier for parents to access support.