Category: Adult social care

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Adult services stories.

New dementia resource launches at Church Stretton Library to mark Dementia Action Week

Dementia books

A collection of resources to help people whose lives are affected by dementia was launched this week at Church Stretton Library as…

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News from our partners: Look after your mental health

Rugby star Dan

News from our partners WithYou “It doesn’t matter how tough you are, life can be tougher”: local person urges people to look…

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Mental Health Awareness Week: Move more for your mental health!

Mental Health Awareness Week 2024 graphic

People of all ages are being encouraged to move more for their mental health, as part of this year’s Mental Health Awareness…

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Council launches new online financial assessment calculator for adult social care

an adult social care service user

A new online tool will help people find out how much they may have to pay towards their care and support. Shropshire…

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Consultation extended to seek views on independent living and specialist accommodation strategy

Library image: credit Marcus Aurelius, Pexels images

A consultation to seek the views on independent living and specialist accommodation in Shropshire has been extended. The Draft Independent Living and Specialist…

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SWG Construction named contractors for modifications of Coton Hill House in Shrewsbury


Work is starting today on a project to create a new supported housing scheme in Shrewsbury. Building contractor SWG Construction has been…

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18 voluntary and community groups benefit from grants for health and wellbeing


Voluntary and community organisations across Shropshire have been awarded grants to help them support local communities. The Adult Social Care Preventative Small…

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News from our partners: Celebrations for new Highley Health and Wellbeing Centre’s grand unveiling

l-to-r: Tom Quinn, Highley Parish Council; Cecelia Motley, Shropshire Council's Cabinet member for adult social care and public health; Dr Steve Yell, Highley Medical Centre; Jamie Bryant, Halo Leisure;, Rachel Connolly, Highley Medical Practice; Pete Vinall, Highley Parish Council; and Mark Williams, local Shropshire Councillor for Highley.

News from our partners NHS Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin / Integrated Care System After over 18 months of planning and three busy…

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Shropshire Council awards new contract for community equipment service

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Shropshire Council has awarded a contract for the provision of a community equipment service to Medequip, following a competitive tender process. The…

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Care experience recognised as a protected characteristic in Shropshire

Care experienced made a protected characteristic by Full Council. Left-to-right: Andy Begley, chief executive; Tanya Miles, executive director for people;, Lezley Picton, Leader of the Council; Mr Shemmel; Kirstie Hurst Knight, Cabinet member for children and education; Tony Parsons, a local Shropshire Councillor for Bayston Hill, Sutton and Column; and Tom Mosley, personal adviser, looked-after children.

Last week Shropshire Council voted to accept a proposal that people with care experience are treated as if it were a protected…

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