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longer, safer healthier lives

making the borough a better place to live

The health and wellbeing board is focussed on how we (individuals, families, communities, organisations and local politicians) can make Dudley a place where people live – longer, safer and healthier lives


Members of the Dudley Health and Wellbeing Board

Councillor I Bevan – Chair – Cabinet Member for Health and Adult Social Care

Dr R Edwards - Vice Chair- Black Country ICB

Councillor R Buttery – Cabinet Member for Children and Young People

Councillor S Ridney – Children and Young People opposition spokesperson

Councillor M Rogers – Cabinet Member for Adult Social Care

B Heran – Deputy Chief Executive - Dudley MBC

M Bowsher – Director of Adult Social Care - Dudley MBC

M Abuaffan – Acting Director of Public Health and Wellbeing -Dudley MBC

C Driscoll – Director of Children’s Services - Dudley MBC

S Thirlway- Service Director – Early Help/Schools and SEND

N Bucktin – Dudley Managing Director – Black Country ICB

P Kingston – Independent Safeguarding Board Chairperson

A Gray –CEO - Dudley CVS

Commander A Tagg  -West Midlands Police 

Commander M Young west idlands Police

P Kingston - Chair of Dudley Safeguarding People Partnership

S Cartwright - Director of Strategy, People and Partnerships - Dudley Integrated Health and Care NHS

J Griffiths - Dudley HealthWatch

K Jones, Director of Housing and Communities

N Bucktin - Dudley Managing Director, Black Country Integrated Care Board

Revd M Gorick - Bishop of Dudley

Operations Commander Matt Young – West Midlands Fire and Rescue Service

M Foster – Acting Chief Executive - Black Country Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

D Wake – CE Dudley Group NHS Foundation Trust

P Wall – Head of Strategic Planning (West Midlands Ambulance Service)

Contact information

Telephone 01384 815238 or E-mail


Useful links

Dudley Health & Wellbeing Strategy

Health and Wellbeing Board


Board meeting

and minutes

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