Welcome to Working Together for Change
“Working for change – Dudley parent carer’s forum is committed to engaging and empowering parents and carers of children with disabilities or additional needs so that they can influence decisions and improve changes to services delivery.”
Members of the forum will work together as individuals, organisations and partners with the aim of ensuring that the voices of parent and carers are heard. They will ensure that all parents and carers in our borough are equipped with the knowledge and skills to influence change working within a framework of agreed values and principles
Latest from the DWTFC blog
Contact have made a number of free online courses available... please see below and click on the links to book a place. We are very grateful for your support at this difficult time and would like to ask for your help in spreading the word about our free online workshops for parents/carers of young children with additional needs. We would be very grateful if you could forward the links below to any families who might be interested and to any ...Read More
Just a quick reminder around Face Masks.... From July 24th it will be mandatory to wear these in shops and on public transport. There are some "reasonable exceptions" to these rules, which means you don't have to wear one. If your a child under 11 or have if you have a physical or mental illness or impairment, or a disability that means you cannot put on, wear or remove a face covering. If putting on, wearing or removing a face ...Read More
Vicky Ford MP (Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Children and Families) and Helen Whately MP (Minister of State for Care) have just released a joint ministerial letter, addressed to children, young people, their families and those who support them. Please Click here to view the letter
So the six weeks summer holiday has started, though it seems very different this year. We can take a break from home schooling or sending our children and young people into limited school provision. For those of you who want a few ideas to keep them occupied for a bit, whilst helping to maintain positive mental health. The team at Dudley Educational Psychology Service have sent over these Summer Activity Packs. Please click on the links below. Self-Care Summer Pack ...