May 2019

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Wolverhampton Information, Advice, and Support




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Carer Support News

Mental Health Stakeholder Forum

Are you a carer of someone with Mental Health (MH) needs? Want to have your say?

You can join a quarterly Forum that brings all Providers of MH services in the Black Country and surrounding area together to update on developments in MH services, information sharing, raise any issues, network, hear from new providers, share ideas, etc. This held at the Molineux Stadium, Waterloo Road, Wolverhampton WV1 4QR from 10am to 3.30pm. The next two dates are Friday 28 June and then 25 September. Attendees include MH providers, voluntary sector, MH charitable organisations such as various departments from BCPFT, P3, CWC, Public Health, Heads4Health, WVSC, HealthWatch, Victim Support, Police, WM Fire Service, Thrive into Work, Refugee Centre, ACCI, The Haven, Base 25, Primary Care to name but a few.

To find out more contact Lisa Murray on or call her on 01902 447211

The Tree Room

Tettenhall Wood Coffee Mornings 

The next coffee morning will be held on Friday 17th May 2019 in 'The Tree Room' coffee shop from 9.30am till 11.30am

For full details and to see future dates click here

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Parent and Carer Workshops

Education, Health and Care Plans (EHCP)

The next Parent and Carer Workshop will be held on Friday 17th May 2019 at Tettenhall Wood School 9.30am till 11.30am.

Led by Elaine Westwood – Wolverhampton Information, Advice and Support Service (IASS)

The workshop will support parents and carers to understand what is an EHCP, how the process works, why parents/carers may need an EHCP, assessments and annual reviews.

To book your place please contact Tettenhall Wood School on 01902 556519

England Talent Day


Anti Bullying Alliance

Over 12,000 pupils moving school due to bullying   


The Daily Mail released data from a Freedom of Information request of all LAs in the country about the number of requests to change school for reason of experiencing bullying in the last year. No child should have to leave school due to bullying. Kidscape have written some tips for parents considering taking their children out of school due to bullying

To visit the website for Anti Bullying Alliance click here

The Mount Family Fun Day

Family Fun Day Garden Party 

at The Mount Hotel, Tettenhall, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV6 8HL

on Saturday 28th May 1pm - 5pm

To get tickets please contact The Mount Hotel

Tel: 01902 752055 or Email:

For more information about the event click here

The Way Youth Zone has 20 action-packed activities every evening, 7 days a week for all young people, regardless of ability or disability.

For information on events an activities click here

The Way



We are always keen to hear feedback about your experience of our service so that we can improve and make sure what we offer is making a difference.

Calling parents, carers and young people

If you are a parent/carer or a young person who has used our service, please complete our survey  to let us know what you think.   

Read what parents, carers, children and young people have said about us here