All Age Carers Strategy

Shropshire Council is working to review the All-Age Carer strategy and would like unpaid and family carers and past carers to tell us what is important to them. The All-Age Carer strategy outlines Shropshire Council’s vision and, by identifying priorities that … Continue reading

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October is Black History Month

Introduction to Black History Month October is Black History Month in the UK, an event that has been celebrated nationwide for more than 30 years. The month was originally founded to recognise the contributions that people of African and Caribbean … Continue reading

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Support for older people over rising energy costs

Rising bills are impacting consumers and the Age UK network. Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Age UK mirror the national concerns about the issue and know that the rising fuel costs have also impacted on oil costs, which affects many in our … Continue reading

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St John Ambulance NHS Cadets Programme

NHS Cadets is a new scheme created by St John Ambulance in partnership with the NHS, providing opportunities to explore skills, knowledge and volunteering roles within healthcare. It is aimed at young people aged 14 to 18 who are from … Continue reading

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Feedback on NHS 111 and how you access urgent care services

The NHS in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin (Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Clinical Commissioning Group), Healthwatch Shropshire and Healthwatch Telford & Wrekin wants to hear from local people about NHS 111 and how you access urgent medical care services. We want … Continue reading

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Future Oswestry Community Representative Vacancy

Future Oswestry is looking for an enthusiastic, committed and people orientated individual to work as a representative of the community of Oswestry. Future Oswestry is an exciting partnership between Shropshire Council, Oswestry Town Council and Oswestry Business Improvement District. The … Continue reading

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Opportunity for an individual/patient representative to help shape local eye care services

Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin CCG are looking for an individual/patient representative who can spare about 15 hours a month to join our Eye Care Delivery Group which is taking forward the Ophthalmology Transformation Programme. Role Title: Individual/Patient Representative – Ophthalmology … Continue reading

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Motivational Interviewing Sessions – more dates added

As part of the Personalised Care Programme, delivered in collaboration with Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin (STW) Integrated Care System partners, STW Training Hub are pleased to be able to offer fully-funded motivational interview training sessions for primary care colleagues, voluntary … Continue reading

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Important Reminder – Racism Awareness – A Conversation with Patrick Vernon OBE

Racism Awareness – A Conversation with Patrick Vernon OBE Wednesday 20th October: 13:30 to 15:30 Join us virtually on the 20th October for this expert seminar with Patrick Vernon OBE (social commentator and campaigner) which will help participants to better … Continue reading

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Funding News

Funding for Local Schools in Britain to Improve Their Environment Schools and early years providers have until 12 November to apply for resources and a training session to make environment improvements for the benefit of their pupils, staff, and local … Continue reading

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