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West Midlands Fire Service Citizen Safety Booklet

‘Welcome to the West Midlands’ is an education programme for new migrants to promote safety, well being, community understanding and citizenship. It has been funded by the Big Lottery Fund and developed in consultation with migrants to meet the information gap which can occur when someone arrives in the UK and is being rung by West Midlands Fire Service.

The mobile education package is delivered by Community Volunteers and is an interactive experiential learning experience. The programme can be delivered at venues within the West Midlands. Community volunteers educate students attending the programme who will get the opportunity to experience different scenarios and learn about various things including:

More information and programme bookings can be made by contacting or telephoning the Contact centre on 0121 380 6265.

West Midlands Fire Service have also launched a Safety Booklet which provides a range of information this is available to download in English as well as in a number of community languages.


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