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14.01.2021

CAL (Carers Assistance Line)

Are you are carer? Do you need support or advice?     The Crossroads Carers Assistance Line provides a caring, listening ear and can support you in many practical ways: Confidential, one-to-one support Advice, information…

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13.01.2021

Long Covid Support

After having COVID 19 recovery can vary and some people get Long Covid. You might have: Breathless Fatigue A cough Issues with taste and smell issues managing oxygen levels Issues with your voice or swallowing…

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13.01.2021

Visually Impaired Audio Recording

An audio recording that we supplied to Sandwell Visually Impaired Talking news re Government & NHS information on the Coronavirus vaccine.   What do you want to do ? New mailCopyAan audio recording that I…

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13.01.2021

Community Cash Fund

Grants of up to £1,500 available for local people to improve wellbeing in their community What do you want to do ? New mailCopy Four Grants of up to £1,500 are being offered to individuals,…

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12.01.2021

Diabetes UK has switched to Zoom to deliver a new course in Sandwell

    The free, 10-week course is on offer to anyone: aged over 18 diagnosed with diabetes within the last two years. ‘Live Well, Move More’ was originally planned to take place at West Bromwich…

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11.01.2021

What happens during a covid test?

  A demo on how to do the test by Dr Amir Khan:     For information on how to book a test Testing Sites Car Park, Dudley Road, Oldbury (Assisted swabbing available at this…

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23.12.2020

Festive Period Covid Resource

  We just wanted to make sure there was some resources available during this festive period. Mental Health Please see our link for information Also see Roshni A5 Counselling Flyer 28-09-2020 Carers Money advice and…

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18.12.2020

Covid Winter Grant Scheme

This is a new government initiative, paid through the council, specifically to support households suffering financial hardship as a direct result of the impact of Covid-19. The government has awarded councils money under the Covid Winter…

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08.12.2020

BCWB Healthier Futures – Winter Communications Briefing

What do you want to do ? New mailCopy This internal briefing is produced to support communication and engagement colleagues across the Black Country and West Birmingham STP to implement the winter communications plan 2020/21.  …

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08.12.2020

A Discussion on COVID-19 Myths and How Best to Challenge These Effectively

Rights & Equality Sandwell (RES) would like to invite community organisations to come together and have a discussion on how service providers can reduce myths, fears and stigma associated with the COVID-19 virus and the…

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