NCVO launches free online safeguarding guides for charities

NCVO has launched a range of free online safeguarding resources, in conjunction with several other charities, to outline how voluntary organisations can prevent beneficiaries, staff and others from suffering harm. The resources were created to deliver phase one of the Safeguarding … Continue reading

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Consultation News

Council venues seek your views on accessibility Shropshire Council has opened a public consultation asking for your views on accessibility to Theatre Severn and the Old Market Hall cinema in Shrewsbury. Shropshire Council has opened a public consultation asking for … Continue reading

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Heritage sector bodies declare environmental emergency as public protest in London begins

Charities and individuals from the heritage sector have declared an environmental emergency in the wake of mass campaigning from the likes of Extinction Rebellion, which starts two weeks of protests in London today. By making a public declaration, the heritage group aims to … Continue reading

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Ludlow Library – Human Library Event 09.10.2019 – 2pm to 4pm

The things you always wanted to know but were afraid to ask… this is a social change event with a difference. Join our Human Library and take out one of our Living Books. Just like in a real library, a … Continue reading

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Government’s work on tackling loneliness

Tackling loneliness matters to everyone: individuals, employers, communities, educators and health professionals. Supporting people to have meaningful social relationships is not just crucial to people’s physical and mental health. It also affects their engagement in the workplace and wider community … Continue reading

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A class on Pet Death from CEDAR Education

A class on Pet Death from CEDAR Education with Dr Judith Wester Friday, 25 October 2019 10:00am-12:30 The Palmer’s Café/The Central Claremont Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1QG Advance Booking is essential – £37.50 Go to: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/death-of-a-companion-pet-tickets-75190357383 The death of a companion … Continue reading

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Funding Opportunities

Music for All – Community Project Funding Grants are available to UK-based community groups that aim to bring musical projects to their local communities. The Community Grants programme is administered Music for All, which is the charity of the UK … Continue reading

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Trust welcomes decision of Independent Reconfiguration Panel to move forward with NHS Future Fit plans

The Trust that runs Shropshire’s two acute hospitals has welcomed a decision to move forward with plans to transform hospital services for the people of Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin and Mid Wales. Matt Hancock, Secretary of State for Health and … Continue reading

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Help us find caring superstars in North Shropshire

Community Catalysts are running a new project just for North Shropshire which aims to increase the choice and quality of care available to our older and disabled neighbours. We need your help to find those amazing local people in North Shropshire … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

Local charity launches pilot to reduce homelessness Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin has been awarded grant funding to launch the “No Place like home” pilot project with the aim to reduce homelessness in older people and reduce their risk … Continue reading

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