Latest from Connexions Dudley


Are you a Young Carer?

Who are young carers? Some young children, often from an early age, take on regular or ongoing care and support for another family member (usually a parent or sibling) with a physical or mental illness, a disability, or who is struggling with substance misuse. The average age of a young carer is 12 years Over 13,000 […]

Local College and Sixth Form Open Events 2017-18

  We have now published our local college and sixth form open event information on our website. This list will constantly be updated so please ensure you check back before attending any events.You can view the open event information HERE

Latest Statutory guidance for governing bodies, school leaders and school staff

For the latest statutory guidance for those providing young people with careers advice in schools please click HERE

Understanding Radicalisation Survey

This is a short anonymous survey and is expected to take about 10 minutes to complete. This survey aims to find out how you can be kept safe from the serious issues of radicalisation and travel to areas of conflicts such as those happening in Syria and Iraq. We want to find out how people […]


Connexions Dudley has the responsibility on behalf of Dudley Council, to track all young people who live in the borough on whether they are in education, employment or training, until their 20th birthday (or 25th birthday for young people with a disability or learning difficulties). We have to send this information to the government and […]

Real Life Stories – Dudley Council Apprenticeship

My name is Conor, I am currently on an apprenticeship course with Dudley Council. The Course I’m on is Business Admin, but before I talk about that first a little about me.

Using the website to help me make a decision…..

My name is Joe and I am 15 years old currently in year 11. Until recently I couldn’t make up my mind

How Connexions has supported me……….

I attended Castle High school up to year 10, where I left in October to go to Pakistan, it was deemed

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