Category: Children’s services

190 Children’s services posts found.

Training on offer in September for prospective childminders

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People interested in a new career as a childminder are being invited to join an online training course next month (September 2020)…

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Return to school helpline for parents, carers and children to launch next week

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Shropshire Council is to provide a helpline for parents, carers and children to help ensure a safe and worry-free return to school…

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Praise and advice for students following publication of post-16 exam results

A student at University Centre Shrewsbury

Shropshire Council has offered congratulations and advice to the students who are due to receive their exam results today (Thursday 13 August…

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Council launches new online community platform to support people’s mental health and emotional wellbeing

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Togetherall, a new online mental health support service for young people and adults across Shropshire, has been launched this week. The 24/7…

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Coronavirus: Shropshire student opens up about life during lockdown

18-year-old Ellen Parson has opened up about life during lockdown

A student from Shropshire has opened about how the disruption caused by coronavirus has affected her mental health. Thousands of young people…

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Coronavirus: Shropshire unites to support young people affected by the pandemic

Zoom sessions being held in August for young people

Young people in Shropshire who have been affected by the coronavirus pandemic are being encouraged to access support and advice at a…

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Summer holiday activity programme offers fun for all the family

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Shropshire Council has developed a timetable of activities to help make the summer holidays fun for all the family. The programme offers…

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Care workers sought to work in new children’s home near Oswestry

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Shropshire Council is on the lookout for people interested in working in a new children’s home that is set to open near…

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Shropshire leaders speak to Secretary of State to discuss further funding for the county


The Leader of Shropshire Council, along with Shropshire’s MPs, this week (Tuesday 23 June 2020) spoke to the Secretary of State for…

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Coronavirus: “If you See Something, Say Something” – new podcasts launched to help identify safeguarding concerns 

Shropshire Partners in Care

Two new training podcasts have been launched to help people identify and act on any safeguarding concerns they may have about an…

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