New women’s support groups

Four new support groups for women are being set up across the Dudley borough to celebrate International Women’s Week. safe & sound,Dudley’s community safety partnership, is working with Churches Housing Association of Dudley District (CHADD) to launch the groups at venues across the borough. The groups are being set up to give women acrossDudleythe chance […]

The twelve days of Christmas

The twelve days of Christmas

For most children Christmas means fun, presents and Santa, but for some, the festive period means blazing rows, sleepless nights and worry because of domestic abuse. This month, safe & sound,Dudley’s community safety partnership re-launch their ‘twelve days of Christmas campaign’ to highlight that children are often the hidden victims of domestic abuse because in […]

Website promoted to support Anti-bullying week

Website promoted to support Anti-bullying week

Posted by on Nov 10, 2011 in Latest news, Safeguarding, Young people | No Comments

  Young people in Dudley will stand up against bullying next week by supporting national Anti-Bullying Week. The week runs from November 14-18 and aims to prevent and respond to issues of bullying in school and the wider community. This year’s theme is ‘stop and think – words can hurt’ and focuses on tackling verbal […]

No rogue trader zones roll out

No rogue trader zones roll out

As part of a pilot project, 22,000 households in Dudley borough will benefit from being in a no rogue trader zone. The borough’s first no rogue trader zones will be rolled out in the Halesowen area as much of the area has been identified as a hotspot for bogus caller and rogue trader activity. The […]

Operation teamwork launches

Operation teamwork launches

Organisations in Dudley borough will join forces to launch operation teamwork later this month. The operation, arranged by safe & sound,Dudley’s community safety partnership, aims to get communities working with partners to make positive improvements in their neighbourhood. Teamwork will set up base inClaycroft Place, Lye, on August 17, at Valley Road Community Centre and […]

Sexual exploitation

Sexual exploitation

Young people and their parents can find out more about the dangers of sexual exploitation by viewing an online video clip. safe & sound, Dudley’s community safety partnership, and Dudley Safeguarding Children Board (DSCB), initially launched the video last year to raise awareness of the risks that could be faced by young people. Following last […]