Category: Adult social care

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News from our partners: Changing hospital services is the right thing to do for patient safety, says West Midlands Ambulance Service


West Midlands Ambulance Service (WMAS) is supporting plans to change how hospital care will be delivered to improve services for everyone in…

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‘Game changing’ payments on offer to Shropshire social care recipients


People who receive social care support in Shropshire are being encouraged to consider payments that enable them to choose how and when…

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No Smoking Day: Smokers unaware that quitting smoking will reduce risk of dementia

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Smokers in Shropshire are being urged to give quitting a go this No Smoking Day today (Wednesday 8 March 2023), as research…

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Have your say on the draft Shropshire All Age Carer Strategy 2022-2027

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We are inviting unpaid and family carers of all ages to take part in a consultation on the  Shropshire All Age Carer…

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News from our partners: Dementia Link Workers join up across county

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News from our partners NHS Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin  As part of the Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Dementia Vision, Dementia Link Workers,…

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News from our partners: Local patient experience of emergency care is heard by House of Lords

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News from our partners Healthwatch Shropshire Healthwatch Shropshire evidence has been used in a House of Lords report calling on the Government…

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Adults using social care services invited to complete national survey


People who use adult social care services in Shropshire are encouraged to take part in an annual adult social care survey which…

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Applications now open for adult social care preventative grants 

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Applications have now opened for adult social care grants of up to £5,000, for community-based organisations in Shropshire that support wellbeing and…

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Census 2021 data: General health, disabilities and unpaid care


The ONS (Office for National Statistics) has published the next phase of the Census 2021 topic summaries for England and Wales, focused…

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News from our partners: Ambulances strike on Monday 23 January 2023

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News from our partners NHS Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Industrial action is planned to take place at West Midlands Ambulance Service (WMAS)…

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