Category: Adult services

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Dementia support group test out new Shared Memory Bags at launch

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

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

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

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

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


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


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

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

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

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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