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


Young People’s Inclusion Group

On Monday 10 February the Young Person’s Inclusion Group came together at DY1 to explore what inclusion meant to them. All of the young people who attend this group have either additional needs, disabilities or long term health conditions and are aged between 18 and 25 Too see what the young people had to say see the full report below. Young People inclusion Report ...
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Preparing for Adulthood workshop 6th February 2020

On Thursday the 6th of February we took part in the Preparing for Adulthood workshop that was held at Stourbridge family center. Please see a blog on the work shop below. On Thursday the 6th of February 2020 we took part in the preparing for Adulthood workshop ...
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DWP Preparation for Adulthood

Hi Everyone, I hope that you are all well and have had a good weekend. One of the many projects we have started this year has been to try and forge a working relationship with the DWP and in particular with the local Jobcentre's across the borough. The main focuses of this work is for us to get a better understanding as to what post 19 options are out there so as to further our work on Preparation for Adulthood ...
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Post Inspection Survey

In the next few months Ofsted and the CQC will return to review the Written Statement of Action and see what progress has been made. The continuing views of parents are a very important part of this review. We are asking you to complete this survey now so that inspectors really know what life is like for families in Dudley to ensure that the Parent Carers can continue to work with the Local Authority and Health to improve services and ...
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