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Essential guides to adult social care

Report It

Report a safeguarding concern

Safeguarding is about protecting children, young people and adults at risk from abuse or neglect. Abuse is not normal and never ok. Being abused means a person is being deliberately hurt by someone else. If you are concerned about a child, young person or adult report it to Dudley Safeguarding.

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Essential guide to adult social care

Essential guide to adult social care

To help everyone better understand adult social care and what is available Dudley Council has developed the Essential Guide to Adult Social care: an easy-to-understand on line course and resource in which we explain what we mean by ‘social care’ as well as other support and services to help you choose what’s right for you and your circumstances.

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Carer Aware

Carer aware

Whether you are a carer, work with carers or are just interested in finding out more (or all three) this is the course for you. You can find out about carers rights, support available and lots more useful information. You can also test your knowledge and receive a certificate.

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Young carer aware

Young carer aware

Find out more about the role and rights of young carers and how they can be supported by taking are Young Carer Aware online course.


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Autism Aware

Autism aware

Did you know that autism affects more than 1 person in every 100 and that they have more chance of coming into contact with the police and emergency services because of their difficulties and vulnerability? If you would like to find out more about autism and how you could improve your understanding of this condition, then take a look at our Autism Awareness Course.

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Dudley Community Information Directory
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