Sandwell Council House reception will be closed from 1pm on Tuesday 21 May

The main reception at Sandwell Council House, Oldbury, will be closed from 1pm on Tuesday 21 May due to Annual Council. The reception will re-open as normal at 9am on Wednesday 22 May. Access council services online →

West Bromwich African Caribbean Resource Centre (Health & Well Being Division)

This record is classed under Communities, Learning disability, Mental health, Physical activity, Support services, Short breaks and respite care, Support in your home, Social care information and advice, Day care and lunch clubs, Drugs, alcohol and substance misuse.

Service Provider NameWest Bromwich African Caribbean Resource Centre (Health & Well Being Division)
ServiceDay Care service, Extend (gentle exercise classes), Catering, Carers Information/Advice/Care Navigation, Befriending, Patient Support & Navigation Services at Sandwell & Russells Hall Hospital (SAPPHIRE Service in partnership with Agewell CIC)
Address1Thomas Street
TownWest Bromwich
CountyWest Midlands
Post CodeB70 6LY
Where do they provide service from?Address as above, also in hospitals, GP Practices and in Community Settings
Telephone0121 525 9177
Fax0121 580 1008
Emaildeska.howe@wbacrc.org.uk
Websitehttp://www.wbacrc.org.uk/
Contact positionHealth & Well Being Divisional Manager
Area coveredBorough of Sandwell
Who is the service for?Some of our services targeted specifically at African Caribbean & Duel Heritage Communities (Adults/Older People & Carers) who either have long terms health conditions, continuing care needs or that address loneliness and isolation. Our Self Care/Prevention and Care Navigation Services aim to address health inequalities by accessing support services that add years to life and improve health outcomes for all citizens and communities who live and work in Sandwell.
Referral routeHealth Care Professionals, Self Referrals or Family Members
Specific ethnic group?African Caribbean, Duel Heritage, Established BME ane New Communities
Summary of servicesOur services are targeted at the most vulnerable patients and citizens in society, we aim to reduce health inequalities and improve peoples economic status so that they can live full, productive and happy lives
When are the services run?Monday - Fridays
RemitTo make a positive impact on the quality of life for local people, by delivering culturally appropriate services that are efficient and effective in meeting the changing needs of our diverse community
Chargeable service?Yes
Cost of serviceCosts and contribution are based on a person's individual financial status
Means testedYes
Total capacity of service50 - 100 people per week, it depends on which service people individuals require
Transport ProvidedTransport is provided for our Day Care Service if attendee's live in West Bromwich or in a 3 mile radius of our centre.
CQC RegisteredNot applicable
Sandwell Approved ListApproved
Location
DisclaimerInclusion in this directory does not imply that Sandwell Council endorses the organisations and no responsibility is assumed for the information in their entries or their services. For terms and disclaimer see below. Directory last updated December 2017.

Search the directory:

Enter a word or phrase to search for. Use a comma to separate a list of words or phrases when you want to search for all of them e.g. short breaks, holidays, days out. Records will be shown that contain any of the words and/or the exact phrases you have listed.

Advanced search