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This is the homepage for Engage. Engage is a service provided by Early Help. This page will show the latest blogs, news, events, training and partnerships. Within Engage we have four teams








Volunteer of the Month Penny Keeling

9th October 2018  Engage news  

PENNY KEELING, VOLUNTEER ROLE. What do you do within your volunteer role? Fiveway Café, Meriden Adventure Playground – Youth Night, 121 Mentoring What’s the best thing about volunteering? Giving back …

Engage ManAge Free Course

9th October 2018

29% rise in counselling sessions on peer sexual abuse (NSPCC, Sept ’18) Childline have recently reported a 29% rise of peer sexual abuse in 2017/18, highlighting young people’s lack of …

Engage Parenting Tips on Social Media

9th October 2018

We found that due to social media being so popular and an easy source to use for parents who have so much to do and are very busy, we thought …

Engage North and Solihull New Buggy Walk

9th October 2018

For parents in Solihull, there is a buggy walk that takes place in the North and South of the borough, where you can talk to others, get active and get …

Engage Sparkle Up Fundraiser Day for OVOS

9th October 2018

Thank You for “Sparkling Up” this year. Thank you to all staff who “Sparkled Up” or made a donation on the 19th September 2018. We have raised an amazing £850 …

Engage Mentoring Workshops Moving Forward

28th September 2018

Moving Forward mentoring welcomed another round of volunteer mentors who completed their training last week meaning we can now support more vulnerable young people in Solihull.   We are still …

Engage WOW Wednesdays (Work On Wellbeing)

21st September 2018

  Engage are now running WOW Wednesdays (Work On Wellbeing) at the Renewal Church Walnut Close Chelmlsley Wood B37 7PU We run the sessions from 9:15am – 11:30am (term time …

Qeoni, Volunteer Mentor

21st September 2018

What do you do within your volunteer role? Within my role I will regularly meet with young people to provide them with one to one support. I support young people …

StopOctober – One You

18th September 2018

Launched in 2012, Stoptober is the 28 day stop smoking challenge from Public Health that encourages and supports smokers across England towards quitting for good. Stoptober is based on the …

Stop Smoking Solihull

18th September 2018

Quit smoking in the community You can get help to stop smoking in the community. You+ You can get help to Stop Smoking in the Community at the You+ Shop.  …

Family Plus

Sun 1st January 2017 1:00 am

Family Plus Family Plus are run in your local Stay & Play or Library offering support to all parents/carers with their child’s developmental milestones, including Boundaries & Managing Behaviour, Speech …

Engage – Fiveway Cafe’s

Mon 1st January 2018 1:00 am

  Engage are facilitating 4 Five Way Cafés for anyone aged between 11-16.  Where they can meet new people, learn new skills, get active and have fun. All sessions and …

Understanding Your Child’s Behaviour* for parents and carers of children with ADHD

Wed 26th September 2018 12:30 pm Three Trees Community Centre The Baptist Church, Hedingham Grove Chelmund's Cross, Chelmsley Wood B37 7TP

Would you like to know more about your child’s development? o Would you like a better understanding of your child’s behaviour? o Do you know why your child has temper …


Winter Warmth Helpline

29th September 2018  Toni Kavanagh

As temperatures drop, it is important people keep warm and well. Cold weather can lead to serious health problems and can kill. For more advice about staying well this winter, …

Stop Loan Sharks

29th September 2018  Toni Kavanagh

WHO WE ARE The England Illegal Money Lending Team (IMLT) was set up in 2004. Initially created as a pilot scheme in Birmingham to investigate loan sharks it had such …

Credit Union

29th September 2018  Toni Kavanagh

Credit Unions are not-for-profit co-operatives aiming to provide affordable financial services for members of the local community. It will offer financial services similar to a bank’s, but the ownership of …

Solihull MyLife

29th September 2018  Toni Kavanagh

The Solihull Directory The Solihull Directory aims to put you into contact with the services and providers you want to use live your life. It is a place to find …


29th September 2018  Toni Kavanagh

Bikeability is today’s cycle training programme. It’s like cycling proficiency, but better! It’s about gaining practical skills and understanding how to cycle on today’s roads. Bikeability gives everyone the skills …

Children and Road Safety

29th September 2018  Toni Kavanagh

Walking younger children to school is a good thing, helping to promote fitness, build confidence and get them out and enjoying the fresh air. It is also good to teach …

NHS support for drinking problems

29th September 2018  Toni Kavanagh

Am I drinking too much alcohol? You could be misusing alcohol if: you feel you should cut down on your drinking other people have been criticising your drinking you feel …

SIAS support for alcohol problems and addiction

29th September 2018  Toni Kavanagh

SIAS (Solihull Integrated Addiction Services) is a partnership of organisations in Solihull that offers easy access to information, support and treatment if: your alcohol use is worrying you the alcohol …

FREE online Solihull Approach Parenting Courses

28th September 2018  Toni Kavanagh

We are pleased to launch the FREE online Solihull Approach Parenting Courses for ALL Solihull Residents to gain knowledge, confidence and skills to support their parenting. Details of how to …

Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Self Help Guides

28th September 2018  Toni Kavanagh

It’s estimated that one in four people in the UK will experience a mental health problem in their lifetime and this Trust was established to help those people, their families and carers. We’re …

Birmingham and Solihull Youth Promise Plus

9th June 2017  Toni Kavanagh

Can you imagine growing up in a household where no-one goes out to work, everyone relies on benefits as the only source of income and no-one really cares what you …

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