Category: Adult social care

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Fuel Poverty Awareness Day: support on hand for those suffering from fuel poverty


Shropshire Council are today (Friday 27 November 2020) taking part in a national campaign to raise awareness and highlight the support available…

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Alcohol Awareness Week: Speaking up about alcohol and mental health

Alcohol Awareness Week graphic

It’s Alcohol Awareness Week (until Sunday 22 November 2020), a week when Alcohol Change UK aims to get people thinking and talking…

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Coronavirus: Lockdown – unpaid carers are being reminded there is still help and support out there

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Unpaid carers across Shropshire are being reminded of the many types of help and advice available to them, particularly as lockdown restrictions…

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News from our partners: How is home care working in Shropshire?

Healthwatch Shropshire

News from our partners Healthwatch Shropshire Home care (also known as domiciliary care) is often seen as the ‘front line’ of social…

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Winter Support Service launches

WIPS befriending volunteer

A Winter Support Service has been launched to help vulnerable, and potentially vulnerable, Shropshire residents during the winter months. Commissioned by Shropshire…

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Safeguarding Partnership encourages residents to remain vigilant in light of UK’s terrorism alert


                        Shropshire Safeguarding Community Partnership are encouraging people to remain vigilant…

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Celebrating National Care Leavers Week 2020

Holly Davies and her son Jay

Shropshire Council is supporting National Care Leavers Week 2020 (running until Sunday 1 November) by showcasing and celebrating the successes of care…

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News from our partners: Allied Healthcare Professions Day celebrated across healthcare system

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News from our partners Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust (SaTH) Healthcare providers for Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin and mid-Wales have come…

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News from our partners: Taking Part gains new advocacy Quality Performance Mark

An adult receiving social care

News from our partners Taking Part (a Shrewsbury charity) Taking Part has been awarded the Advocacy Quality Performance Mark (QPM) from the…

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World Homeless Day: Supporting rough sleepers in the coming winter months

graphic re World Homeless Day 2020

To mark World Homeless Day (Saturday 10 October 2020), we’ve been raising awareness of the work being undertaken to help eliminate homelessness across…

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