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Community Information Point Network

Lead service provider/commissioner


Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council

Type of knowledge

Type of knowledge:

Project description only

Prevention service description

CIPN brings together individuals that are already providing information (whether formal or informal) and equipping them with a broader understanding of information giving, plus a wider knowledge of what is available in the community in order to signpost people in the best way possible. To date, 60 different organisations across Dudley have signed up to become Community Information Points, including church groups, cafes, pharmacies and playgroups.

Intervention/service type:

Information and advice

Target client group(s):

Vulnerable adults

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