Category: Children’s services

219 Children’s services posts found.

Celebrating National Care Leavers Week 2020

Holly Davies and her son Jay

Shropshire Council is supporting National Care Leavers Week 2020 (running until Sunday 1 November) by showcasing and celebrating the successes of care…

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Shropshire Council announces Christmas scheme to ensure no child goes hungry

An image of Shropshire Council staff preparing food parcels to be delivered to vulnerable Shropshire residents impacted by coronavirus.

No child will go hungry this Christmas with Shropshire Council announcing a major scheme to provide meals for all in need. The…

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Hundreds of pupils at Shropshire schools receive a free breakfast

Michelle Clarkson from the Grove School Catering Team with the loaves of bred for the schools' breakfast initiative

Hundreds of students at secondary schools in Shropshire have been set up for the school day with a free breakfast. Shropshire Council…

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Shropshire Music Service releases virtual community collaboration video

Musicians Beth Salisbury and George Arthur

Shropshire Music Service, part of Shropshire Council, this week released a rendition of “Over The Rainbow” using recordings from musicians across the…

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World Mental Health Day: public health team encourages everyone to look after their mental health and wellbeing

World Mental Health Day logo

This year’s World Mental Health Day, today (Saturday 10 October 2020), comes at a time when our daily lives have changed considerably…

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New collaboration helps children find long-term stability

2 people being happy - World Mental Health Day

Children needing adoption should be able to find a long-term solution more quickly, thanks to an innovative project. Shropshire Council, Staffordshire County…

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Joy for students as Yorton to Shrewsbury railway journey reinstated


Twelve students at Shrewsbury Sixth Form College and Shrewsbury High School are once again able to travel to Shrewsbury by train this…

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Summer children’s workshops at Theatre Severn praised by participants

Children at Theatre Severn summer workshops

A series of summer workshops at Shrewsbury’s Theatre Severn have been praised by participants. The venue created and hosted a programme designed…

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Coronavirus: Joint Statement from Shropshire Council and St Mary’s CE Primary School

Hands, Face, Space

Shropshire Council is working with Public Health England (PHE) West Midlands following confirmation of a case of COVID-19 at St Mary’s CE…

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Chance to train as a children’s social worker


Shropshire Council is offering six people the chance to train as a children’s social worker. The successful applicants will get to train…

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