The City of Wolverhampton Council is the lead partner of HeadStart Wolverhampton, one of six HeadStart partnerships across the UK who have been funded by Big Lottery to run a series of programmes to test new ways of supporting children and young people aged 10-16 to promote resilience and positive mental well-being. Wolverhampton have received £9.4 million over the next five years to transform preventative and early intervention services across a range of projects.

Key learning areas are:

  • Schools engagement
  • Co-production with young people
  • Partnerships with the voluntary sector
  • A place to go
  • Digital
  • Headspace hubs
  • Workforce development

More detail can be found on the following links or by contacting Viv Griffin: Vivienne.griffin@wolverhampton.gov.uk