Category: Adult social care

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Adult services stories.

Carers Rights Day tomorrow raises awareness of the rights of unpaid and family carers

Adult carers

Carers Rights Day 2021 is tomorrow (Thursday 25 November 2021): an annual event run by Carers UK, and a great opportunity to…

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£2M funding to support vulnerable people and families this winter


Shropshire Council has been allocated just over £2million by the Government as part of a new Household Support Fund to help vulnerable…

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Coronavirus: News from our partners – Surgeon who recovered from COVID-19 urges booster and flu jab take-up  

Brendan O'Grady, nurse and COVID-19 vaccinator; pictured with Sudheer Karlakki, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at RJAH.

News from our partners Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin Integrated Care System (ICS) A respected clinician, who has recently recovered from COVID-19, is encouraging…

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Appeal to people to join a rewarding and exciting career in social care

An adult receiving social care

People interested in making a real difference to the lives of adults and children in Shropshire are being encouraged to choose a…

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Shropshire Council’s principal social worker wins top award at local government Oscars

Lorraine Currie receives her Outstanding Individual Contribution LGC Award. Simon Sadek ©Paparazzi VIP Photography - -

Shropshire Council celebrated success at the prestigious Local Government Chronicle (LGC) awards where Lorraine Currie, who was previously Acting Principal Social Worker…

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Shropshire ranked second for adults with learning disabilities in work

Ash Mullineux

Shropshire is ranked second in the West Midlands for the number of adults with learning disabilities in paid employment. Shropshire Council, through…

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New service launched to keep people well this winter 


A new service to support people to stay safe and well this winter has been launched.  Shropshire Council is working alongside the British Red…

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Shropshire Council receives £300,000 grant funding to tackle food insecurity  

Illustration of a basket of food

Shropshire Council is delighted to have been awarded £300,000 over the next three years to tackle food insecurity in south west Shropshire.  …

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News from our partners: People urged to get their flu vaccine and COVID-19 booster jab as soon as they’re offered


News from our partners: COVID-19 Vaccination Service Residents in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin, who are eligible for the free flu vaccine and COVID-19 booster…

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New partnership helps young people to step up

Unsure of your next step? leaflet

A new partnership between Shropshire Council’s Enable and IAG Neet teams, and Telford and Wrekin Council, will offer young people a new…

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