Category: Children’s services

130 Children’s services posts found.

Consultation extended into travel assistance for SEND nursery and post-16 students

30/04/2019

A consultation on proposed changes to travel assistance for nursery pupils with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) and post-16 students has…

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Primary school admission figures for 2019 announced

16/04/2019
children in field

Families in Shropshire are today (Tuesday 16 April 2019) finding out whether their children have been offered a reception place at their preferred primary…

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Shropshire Council praised by minister for success of adoption service

03/04/2019
A picture of some children smiling

A government minister has praised Shropshire Council for its work to quickly place children with adoptive families. In a letter to the…

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Shifnal Primary School to officially open its two new classrooms

01/04/2019
The new classrooms at Shifnal Primary School

Two new classrooms will be officially opened at Shifnal Primary School tomorrow afternoon (Tuesday 2 April 2019), with parents, pupils, governors, council…

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New ‘hubs’ to provide support for Shropshire children and families from next week

26/03/2019

Support services for Shropshire families and children will be delivered from six new family hub bases across Shropshire from next Monday (1…

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Special event celebrates employment internships of young people with disabilities

22/03/2019
Supported internships people

A special celebratory event was held this week (Wednesday 20 March 2019) at Shrewsbury Town FC’s stadium to mark the achievements of young…

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Views sought on proposed changes to nursery, school and college travel support

20/03/2019

Shropshire Council has begun a six-week consultation on proposed changes to travel assistance for nursery pupils with special educational needs and disabilities…

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Consultation on changes to post-16 transport funding to be held

07/03/2019

Shropshire Council’s is to carry out a six-week consultation into proposals to save £202,625 from the council’s SEN (Special Educational Needs) transport…

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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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Decision made by Cabinet on 6 March 2019; plus video of meeting

06/03/2019

An important decision was made by Shropshire Council’s Cabinet at its meeting today (Wednesday 6 March 2019). To see the full agenda and…

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