Category: Safeguarding

22 Safeguarding posts found.

Coronavirus: Free counselling available for bereaved families in Shropshire

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

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

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


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

#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

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

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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Coronavirus: Help available for victims of domestic abuse across the county

Coronavirus: Community advice and support

Shropshire Council, along with other key partners across the county, are reassuring victims of domestic abuse that help and support is available…

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