Category: Children’s services

279 Children’s services posts found.

Safeguarding partnership urges communities to look out for signs of child neglect

20/01/2022
Neglect of children infographic

Shropshire Safeguarding Community Partnership are asking communities to help keep children safe and look out for the signs of neglect. The call to…

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Coronavirus: Praise for council staff working behind the scenes on COVID-19 booster programme 

20/01/2022

The Leader of Shropshire Council has paid tribute to the hundreds of staff supporting the accelerated winter COVID-19 booster programme.  While colleagues in…

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New Ladybird books exhibition takes readers back to childhood

17/01/2022
Ladybird Books exhibition

Visitors to Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery’s latest exhibition will be taken back in time to their childhoods and memories of Ladybird…

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Personal Advisers for young care leavers presented prestigious award at Full Council meeting

13/01/2022
Personal Advisers outside the Full Council meeting, with Vince Hunt, Chairman of the Council, on lefthand side of photo.

A team of Personal Advisers from Shropshire Council’s leaving care team were today (Thursday 13 January 2022) presented with a national award…

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Residents urged to play their part to help keep our children free from neglect

12/01/2022

Shropshire residents are being urged to play their part in helping keep children safe and free from neglect. The call to action…

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Finance and welfare support for people struggling this winter

05/01/2022
5 ways to winter wellness: Welfare support infographic

People who are finding it hard to manage their household bills or struggling with their welfare this winter can access support and…

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Programme of free activities and meals launched for Shropshire’s youngsters

02/12/2021

There are a range of activities to boost physical, social and mental wellbeing for the children who need it most over the Christmas break.   Shropshire Council is working with more…

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Teenagers set up book group at Ellesmere Library

01/12/2021
Founder members of the Ellesmere teen’s book club, (from left ) Victoria Moughton, Josh Martin, Evie Edwards and Charlotte Hynes  (Picture: David Atkinson)

A group of young people have formed their own reading group at Ellesmere Library – proving that not all teenagers are totally…

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

19/11/2021

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

11/11/2021
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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