Category: Housing

127 Housing posts found.

Last chance to apply! Free central heating systems for eligible Shropshire households

Warmer Homes Shropshire Programme

  With winter fast approaching, Shropshire residents who could be eligible for free first-time gas central heating have up until the 1st…

Continue reading

Shropshire housing team is moving towards a more sustainable future

A row of houses

As the Government works towards the new Future Homes Standard – which aims to make all new build homes more sustainable –…

Continue reading

Shropshire Libraries collaborate with The Shrewsbury Ark on BBC reading project

Shropshire Libraries and The Shrewsbury Ark reading project tweet

Shropshire Libraries and The Shrewsbury Ark have come together in partnership to share their love of literature with homeless and vulnerable people…

Continue reading

How a housing needs survey can transform a community

The Community-Led Housing Scheme at Little Stocks Close in Kinlet, Shropshire (Picture Credit: Shropshire Rural Housing Association)

News from our partners This summer marks a major milestone for Shropshire Council’s Right Home Right Place team. It’s the season in…

Continue reading

Innovative plans to support people with learning disabilities move forward

Artist's impression of the supported living accommodation at Greenacres

A new and innovative development that will help support independent living for people with learning disabilities is starting to take shape. The…

Continue reading

‘Everyone In’ and donation scheme to tackle rough sleeping

Officer at the new card donation machine in Castle street, Shrewsbury for homeless donations

All verified rough sleepers in the county are being offered accommodation by Shropshire Council as it is continues the ‘Everyone In’ scheme…

Continue reading

How to help Afghan refugees arriving in Shropshire


A message from Shropshire Supports Refugees: Tuesday 31 August A huge thank you to the hundreds of people who have donated clothing and…

Continue reading

Shropshire Council to offer safe homes for Afghan refugees

Residents are urged to have their say on the Local Plan

Shropshire Council is working with the Home Office to offer safe homes to refugees fleeing from the Taliban – a pledge which…

Continue reading

Council shortlisted for prestigious national awards for pandemic efforts

MJ Achievement Awards: Finalist for Best Council Services Team graphic

Shropshire Council has been shortlisted for several national awards in recognition of the support it’s provided throughout the coronavirus pandemic. Teams from…

Continue reading

Call to Landlords to check EPC rating on property

EPC rating

Shropshire Council’s Regulatory Services are reminding private landlords that they should not be continuing to rent out their homes if they have…

Continue reading