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Community Support Service

Community Support is a Confidential Advice and Information Service that aims to enable residents that are over the age of 18 to prevent isolation and promote independence and well being

The Community Support Workers based within this team offer a range of Information and advice individually tailored for your needs and also put you in touch with appropriate organisations and sources of support.

 

The Community support Service have set up Talking Points throughout Wolverhampton where a meaningful conversation can be had about accessing services/groups in your local community to reduce isolation through community connecting and help maintain your Independance through preventative Services.

 

Talking Points give you the opportunity to have face to face chat with a Community Support worker in your local community. The Community Support Worker would support you to help you to help yourself, find activities and organisations in your community whilst highlighting your strengths and enhancing your well - being

Tea and Chat

Is a new initiative to get people talking, make new friends, highlight what missing in your community over a cuppa. There will be information and guidance on services and community groups available to you to improve Well being and strengthen your community connections. See information below for dates and venues.

Wolverhampton Library Service and Community Support also offer a Blue Badge Check & Send Service. A Community Support Worker will ensure that the form has been completed correctly and answer any questions about the process that you might have. These sessions are offered at Central Library, Warstones Library, Bilston Library and Wednesfield Library. 

Booking your appointment is essential. Visit the link for more details.

 

Who to contact

Contact Name
Community Support Service
Telephone
01902 553445
E-mail
Community.Support@wolverhampton.gov.uk
Website
Community Support Service

Where to go

Name
Community Support Service
Address
Central Library
Snow Hill
Wolverhampton
West Midlands
Postcode
WV1 3AX
Notes

Talking Points Dates

3 January 2019 2019 9.00am-11.00am - Talking Point, Alfred Squire Medical Practice, Wednesfield, WV11 1XU

7 January 2018 2019 10.00am-11.30am - Carers Wellbeing Cafe, Light House Media Centre, The Chubb Buildings, Fryer Street, Wolverhampton, WV1 1HT

7 January 2019 2.00pm-5.00pm - Talking Point, (World Cafe West Midlands Police) at Wildbytes Cafe, 15 Darlington Street

9 January 2019 10.00am-2.00pm - Talking Point, Low Hill Community Centre

10 January 2019 11.00am-12.30pm - Talking Point, UCEE, C55, New Cross Hospital

17 January 2019 10.00am-2.00pm - Talking Point, Big Venture Centre, Chesterton Road, Wolverhampton, WV10 8SP

31 January 2019 10.00am-2.00pm - Talking Point & Memory Matters, Big Venture Centre, Chesterton Road, Wolverhampton, WV10 8SP

4 February 2019 2.00pm-5.00pm - Talking Point, (World Cafe West Midlands Police) at Wildbytes Cafe, 15 Darlington Street

6 February 2019 9.30am-12.00noon - Talking Point, Lea Road Medical Practice, WV3 0LS

7 February 2019 11.00am-12.30pm - Talking Point, UCEE, C55, New Cross Hospital

11 February 2019 10.00am-11.30am - Carers Wellbeing Cafe, Light House Media Centre, The Chubb Buildings, Fryer Street, Wolverhampton, WV1 1HT

14 February 2019 9.00am-11.00am - Talking Point, Alfred Squire Medical Practice, Wednesfield, WV11 1XU

14 February 2019 11.00am-12.30pm - Talking Point, UCEE, C55, New Cross Hospital

21 February 2019 11.00am-12.30pm - Talking Point, UCEE, C55, New Cross Hospital

28 February 2019 11.00am-12.30pm - Talking Point, UCEE, C55, New Cross Hospital

6 March 2019 9.30am-12.00noon - Talking Point, Lea Road Medical Practice, WV3 0LS

11 March 2019 10.00am-11.30am - Carers Wellbeing Cafe, Light House Media Centre, The Chubb Buildings, Fryer Street, Wolverhampton, WV1 1HT

 

Tea and Chat - 8 Jan 2019 2.00pm-3.30pm - Wednesfield Library, 2 Well Lane, Wolverhampton, WV11 1XT

Tea & Chat 24 Jan 2019  4.00pm-6.00pm - Central Library, Snow Hill, WV1 3AX

Tea & Chat 21 February 2019  4.00pm-6.00pm - Central Library, Snow Hill, WV1 3AX

Tea & Chat 21 March 2019  4.00pm-6.00pm - Central Library, Snow Hill, WV1 3AX

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Monday to Friday: 9.00am - 4.30pm

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
Free advice and information

Availability

Age Ranges
People aged over 18
Referral required
Yes
Referral Details

Please contact the Community Support Team to discuss potential referrals

Record Last Updated on: 15/01/2019

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