Category: Adult social care

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Charity partners help push the boat out for a special canal outing

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Shropshire Council has worked with Whitchurch Rotary Club to offer a day out for five carers and five cared-for people. Whitchurch Rotary…

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World Suicide Prevention Day in Shropshire

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Sunday 10 September is the 20th annual World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD), a campaign to create hope through action. Shropshire Council and…

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Finance report shows £34m of spending reductions so far


In the first three months of the new financial year, Shropshire Council reports that it already expects to achieve over £34 million…

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New Customer Service Centre opening times to take effect from next week


Shropshire Council’s Customer Service Centre (CSC) opening times are changing from Monday 21 August, creating more time for targeted, outbound calling to…

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News from our partners: Chris cooks up 45 years service at Market Drayton care home

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News from our partners A dedicated member of staff has clocked up an astonishing 45 years working at the same care home…

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Year end overspend reduces by £1.5m despite inflation and service pressures


The final figures for the latest financial year show that Shropshire Council’s overspend reduced by £1.5m to finish the financial year 2022/23…

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News from partners: NHS Big Health and Wellbeing Conversation online survey now live

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The Big Health and Wellbeing Conversation online survey is now live. People from every corner of Shropshire are being invited to join…

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Views sought from carers who access ‘Digital Carer Support’ to help shape future service

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Shropshire Council are asking carers who have access to Digital Carer Support to take part in a survey, to help shape the…

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How you can help us to understand the health and wellbeing needs of our communities

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As a council we have to carry out assessments to find out the health and wellbeing needs of our communities, to help…

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Host of activities on offer to celebrate Carers Week 2023

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Over 35 activities across Shropshire are set to take place throughout Carers Week and beyond (from Monday 5 June to Sunday 18…

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