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Winter Support Service **now live**

Wellbeing and Independence Shropshire (WIPS) Winter Support Service Shropshire Council, in partnership with its health colleagues has commissioned a Winter Support Service that will work with vulnerable, and potentially vulnerable Shropshire residents. The service will support people to avoid a health and care crisis situation … Continue reading

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Shropshire Social Enterprise Network – Social Heart CIC

Join the Social Enterprise Network for a special Social Enterprise celebration get together on 19th November with key note speaker Dr Phill Gittins from Generations for Change CIC. To mark Social Enterprise Day 2020 a networking event has been organised … Continue reading

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Domestic abuse briefing

Domestic abuse briefing Domestic abuse has an impact on many lives. The effects are often felt across the family, especially in children who live with the experience. When domestic abuse is experienced by adults with care and support needs there may … Continue reading

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Citizens Advice Shropshire appeal for trustees

Citizens Advice Shropshire appeals for new trustees Citizens Advice Shropshire has issued an appeal for new trustees to join its board to help support its invaluable work across the county. The independent charity, which provides free, confidential and impartial advice … Continue reading

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Dozens of voluntary sector leaders back Barnardo’s after ‘white privilege’ storm

Dozens of voluntary sector leaders have given their backing to Barnardo’s and its chief executive Javed Khan after the charity’s work to tackle white privilege was met with racist abuse. The charity faced a flood of racist comments after it … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

    Reminder – Community and Rural Strategy Consultation closes 6th December Shropshire Council is inviting feedback on a draft strategy designed to reflect the rural nature of our county, and to set out shared priorities for the future. The … Continue reading

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Out of hours palliative care services survey

Healthwatch Telford & Wrekin and Healthwatch Shropshire are working together to gather patient, family and carer experiences of those who have received ‘out of hours’ palliative care since the beginning of March 2020. We would like to gain an understanding … Continue reading

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South Shropshire Youth Forum – Job Opportunity

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Shropshire RCC – COVID-19 Survey

Shropshire RCC is asking for your help to gather information about the local response to the  COVID-19 pandemic. We know that this galvanised a huge amount of community support locally to help people who would otherwise have been at a … Continue reading

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Good Things Foundation news

In this new socially distanced world, we’ve been working with FutureDotNow to coordinate action through a new initiative called DevicesDotNow. This project is providing emergency support to get the most vulnerable people online during the Covid-19 crisis. We recently released our … Continue reading

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