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February 1, 2022
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Published by Richard Moss

Podcast: Talking Social Prescribing – Learn more about Dudley’s Voluntary Sector Social Prescribing Fund

The Talking Social Prescribing podcast is designed to provide more information regarding the Integrated Plus service, social prescribing in general, and wellbeing information. In Episode 3, I chat with Nicola about her role as Project Development Coordinator for the service
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January 13, 2022
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Published by Eileen

Let’s be kind to ourselves this January – Take the challenge and ‘find your own medicine’ with The Black Country Blokes

Christmas and New Year is a challenging time for many of us, as we juggle family commitments and tensions, financial struggles, and sometimes being on our own for the entire festive period, but not through choice. The weather is normally
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December 20, 2021
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Published by Richard Moss

Podcast: Talking Social Prescribing in Dudley – What is Integrated Plus?

The Talking Social Prescribing podcast is designed to provide more information regarding the Integrated Plus service, social prescribing in general and wellbeing information. We decided to have a podcast as it would provide accessible and easy to process information. The
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December 16, 2021
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Published by Lorna Prescott

Dreaming in the dark… of a doughnut

The Earth is resting now and if we can, we must slow down and rest too. It is a good time to settle back into our local environment and appreciate the land and the friends and the neighbours we have
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November 11, 2021
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Published by Eileen

Let’s celebrate World Kindness Day and start a wave of kindness across Dudley borough

The theme for this year’s Dudley CVS AGM and Awards 2021 was Kindness, celebrating the abundance of kindness in Dudley’s communities and recognising the achievements of individuals and groups of volunteers who stepped up to make a difference during an
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November 5, 2021
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Published by Becky

Trustees Week 2021: Some helpful resources for charity trustees

At the end of another Trustees Week, I thought I’d share some of the resources I’ve found which will help trustees, whether they’re new or experienced, to improve the valuable work they do for their charities, every day of the
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October 28, 2021
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Published by Helena

‘Five reasons why I love being a trustee at Beacon Centre for the Blind’ – Trustees Week 2021

Trustees’ Week (1 – 5 November 2021) is an annual campaign to showcase the wonderful work trustees do and to provide opportunities for more people to become trustees from all walks of life. As part of the celebrations, we are
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October 5, 2021
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Published by Becky

Your chance to get a closer look at a historic building right on our doorstep and meet the people who look after it

If you know Gornal, you might have walked past Ruiton Windmill and thought it was someone’s home. Perhaps you’ve passed it many times and never got a closer look. Maybe you’ve always been curious about it. Well, now’s your chance
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September 9, 2021
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Published by Nicola

Walk and Draw – An opportunity for people who have migrated to Dudley to meet new friends and make vital connections

Our Integrated Plus social prescribing team identifies opportunities for people to become more involved and active in their community to help improve their wellbeing. Our team also help to ensure people are accessing services and activities appropriate to their needs.
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September 8, 2021
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Published by Jason

Anyone for tennis?

Our Integrated Plus social prescribing team identifies opportunities for people to become more involved and active in their community to help improve their wellbeing. Our team also help to ensure people are accessing services and activities appropriate to their needs.
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