Category: Adult services

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Adult services stories.

Dementia support group test out new Shared Memory Bags at launch

12/03/2019
Memory bags launch

Members of Oswestry’s Trailblazers group had the opportunity last week (Friday 8 March 2019) to try out the newly-launched Shared Memory Bags…

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Young carers produce a leaflet to raise awareness of young carers

07/03/2019
Young carers leaflet

Young carers from Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin have worked together to produce a leaflet which aims to raise awareness of young carers…

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Greenacres Farm lays the foundations for its new day opportunities building

01/03/2019
Greenacres Farm

  Construction work has now started at Greenacres Farm in Baschurch as part of a regeneration project to renovate facilities and construct…

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Every day is different: why we love working in adult social care

19/02/2019
Every day is different when you care - campaign

Staff supporting a new national campaign are encouraging potential new recruits to consider social care as a career choice. The “Every day…

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Regional social prescribing conference hailed great success

05/02/2019
Social prescribing - regional conference

Over 120 health and social care leads and organisations from across the West Midlands and East Midlands came together at a regional…

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Shropshire Council responds to outcome of Future Fit decision

30/01/2019

Statement from Councillor Peter Nutting, Leader of Shropshire Council A key priority for us as a council is to help improve the…

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Cold weather and snow this week – advice about staying safe and well

29/01/2019

With many parts of England receiving another bout of cold weather and snow this week (from today, Tuesday 29 January 2019), Shropshire Council’s public health…

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Big Energy-Saving Week – information and advice available in Shrewsbury on Saturday 19 January

17/01/2019
Energy Saving advice stall

Information and advice on saving money and keeping warm in the home will be available to residents in The Square, Shrewsbury on…

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Cold weather alert for this week – advice on hand to help you stay safe and well

15/01/2019
Stay Well This Winter logo

With many parts of England forecast to receive another bout of cold weather this week (beginning 21 January 2019), Shropshire Council’s public health team…

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Councils win funding to help tackle fuel poverty with Warm Homes Fund

08/01/2019
Warm Homes Fund logo

Over 300 households across Shropshire and Herefordshire are set to benefit from affordable heating thanks to funding from the Warm Homes Fund.…

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