Adult Social Care day centres consultation: 'Your day, Your say'

About the consultation

The council wants the best quality of life for all its citizens. As a part of this, we are committed to improving our day centres for adults with disabilities, balanced with the need to be more efficient.

Following the COVID-19 pandemic, the way people access day centres changed significantly locally and nationally. Like many councils, we continue to face a significantly challenging financial situation and are required to make considerable budget savings across all our services.

Our consultation called ‘Your day, Your say’ opens on Tuesday 7 May 2024 and closes on Tuesday 9 July 2024.

While savings have been announced, no decisions have been made about what the day centres will look like in the future. The consultation outcomes will help inform decisions that will be taken by the council after it has ended in September 2024.

The consultation is aimed at ensuring the council’s Adult Social Care day centres provide appropriate support, in an appropriate setting that provides citizens with access to their local community, enabling them to thrive and reach their full potential.

The purpose of the consultation is to make sure that you have a chance to tell us your views on the day centre proposals.

To find out more about our consultation and how you can take part, we suggest that you read the 'Your day, Your say' consultation document, which includes frequently asked questions (FAQs):

Download ‘Your day, Your say’ consultation document

Download 'Your day, Your say' consultation document - easy read version

Download 'Your day, Your say' consultation FAQs  -  10 June 2024

Download 'Your day, Your say' consultation FAQs - easy read version

Download 'Your day, Your say' consultation internal briefing - easy read version

Download 'Your day, Your say consultation questionnaire - easy read version

View the day centres equality impact assessment (EIA) - January 2024

View all 'Your day, Your say' consultation downloads

Have your say

Complete our survey

Have your say by responding to the survey on our Be Heard website.

Attend one of our public meetings

If you are a Birmingham resident, you can also attend one of our four public meetings. Some meetings are online using Microsoft (MS) Teams and some are face-to-face. See the table below for the dates, times and locations of the meetings.

If you access an Adult Social Care day centre in Birmingham, or you are a carer or family member of someone who does, there is a separate schedule of meetings available from your local day centre.

"Your day, Your say" public consultation meeting schedule



Link to meeting

Thursday 16 May 2024

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Not applicable

Microsoft (MS) Teams online meeting

MS Teams meeting:

Meeting ID: 337 506 828 745

Passcode: TSeRqY

Join the meeting

Thursday 13 June 2024

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Not applicable

Microsoft (MS) Teams online meeting

MS Teams meeting:

Meeting ID: 379 604 397 412

Passcode: iniSbr

Join the meeting

Monday 17 June 2024

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Harborne Pool and Fitness Centre

Lordswood Road, Harborne,

Birmingham B17 9QS

Not applicable

Face-to-face meeting

Monday 8 July 2024

10:30am to 11:30am

DRC (Disability Resource Centre) Information Health and Wellbeing Centre

Unit 18, Ace Business Park, Mackadown Lane, Kitts Green,

Birmingham B33 0LD

Not applicable

Face-to-face meeting

Page last updated: 11 June 2024

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