Category: Safeguarding

13 Safeguarding posts found.

News from our partners West Mercia Police: Romance Fraud

08/10/2020
Romance Fraud warning

News from our partners West Mercia Police Romance Fraud is on the rise and involves victims being convinced they are in a…

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Coronavirus: Free counselling available for bereaved families in Shropshire

03/09/2020
Bereavement book

Families and individuals who have lost loved ones during the COVID-19 pandemic are being offered free bereavement counselling. Run by Shropshire Council…

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Praise for adult social care in Shropshire

25/08/2020
An adult receiving social care

Adult social care in Shropshire has been praised after a West-Midlands-wide peer review by other councils. The county’s services were scrutinised as…

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Coronavirus: Shropshire student opens up about life during lockdown

10/08/2020
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

07/08/2020
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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Coronavirus: “If you See Something, Say Something” – new podcasts launched to help identify safeguarding concerns 

15/06/2020
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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Coronavirus: Council to set up two multi-agency task forces to mitigate impact of virus on county

27/05/2020
Bridgnorth

Shropshire Council is to establish two multi-agency task forces to help address and minimise the economic and social impacts of coronavirus on…

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Coronavirus: Councils call on residents to show solidarity with those affected by domestic abuse

17/04/2020
#YouAreNotAlone campaign

News in conjunction with our partners Telford & Wrekin Council Shropshire Council and Telford & Wrekin Council are joining the Government in…

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Coronavirus: Over 30K items of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) now being issued to council key workers

04/04/2020
Shropshire Council’s senior health and safety officer Tim Tearle prepares PPE to issue to council key workers.

Shropshire Council are now distributing over 30,000 items of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) equipment to essential frontline workers. The PPE, which currently includes…

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Coronavirus: Food parcels now available for those most vulnerable in Shropshire

31/03/2020
Food parcels being readied for taking to homes of the most vulnerable. Pete Banford is furthest to the right of the photo.

Shropshire Council are providing food parcels to those most vulnerable and who don’t have family or friends, to help them not go…

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