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Sandwell looks to recruit senior London social workers - The Guardian
Simon White is frank about the challenges that the children and family services in Sandwell have faced in the last four years. Brought in 18 months ago to turn the department around after some services were ranked as “inadequate” by Ofsted inspectors ...
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:11:04 GMT
Bumper 25000 crowd at Sandwell Show -
The two-day show at Sandwell Valley Country Park has long been popular with families in the area, and organisers have said this year's show had an extra 5,000 people through the doors yesterday alone. It equates to a 25 per cent increase compared to ...
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 07:44:26 GMT
What mental health services can learn from Sandwell's integrated approach - The Guardian
Rather than opting for ever higher thresholds to ration access, keeping people out of services, Sandwell has re-engineered its service to open access to a wider population of people with mild to moderate mental health problems. This has been done by ...
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 07:59:56 GMT
Bingo carrot to boost Sandwell food waste recycling - Halesowen News
A BINGO challenge is being offered to Sandwell householders in a bid to boost the amount of food recycling. Residents can win up to £1,000 if they complete a unique bingo card using numbers left on their food recycling caddies. Funding is coming from ...
Sat, 20 Sep 2014 12:16:30 GMT