Your Foreign Coins Needed

Unspent foreign coins in your purse or in your drawer? Please pass them onto Shropshire RCC! Some 64% of travellers return from abroad with foreign currency and this year the average holidaymaker is coming home with just over £28 in notes … Continue reading

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Independent Inquiry Publishes Findings

Charities and other civil society organisations must make radical changes and behave differently to ensure they are fit for the challenges of the future, or risk becoming irrelevant, a two-year study has concluded. Civil Society Futures, an independent inquiry led by … Continue reading

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SATH News

SATH has published its latest Safest and Kindest newsletter available here: Safest and Kindest SATH In this addition you will find: An A&E update Maternity services update CQC inspection results End PJ Paralysis Campaign news Environmental award …and many, many … Continue reading

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Future Fit Consultation Published

NHS Future Fit News An independent report on the thousands of responses to the Future Fit consultation, which ran from 30 May to Tuesday 11 September 2018, has been published on the Future Fit website. The NHS Future Fit consultation … Continue reading

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Consultations News

Council Tax Support Consultation The former national Council Tax Benefit Scheme was abolished on 31 March 2013 and replaced with a new system of localised council tax support. This requires each billing authority to design and implement its own scheme … Continue reading

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Grants News

Windrush Day Grants Grants are available for local authorities, charities and community groups to celebrate, commemorate and/or educate about the history of the Empire Windrush and the contribution of the Windrush Generation to British economic, social and cultural life. The … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

Health and Wellbeing Procurement – Shropshire Council The Wellbeing and Independence service will help people to remain in their own home with access to opportunities to socialise and to stay healthy with the aim of reducing the likelihood of becoming … Continue reading

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Invitation to Action Learning Huddle

VCS Assembly Members are invited to join an Action Learning Huddle Thursday 29 Nov 4-5.30pm at University Centre Shrewsbury Action Learning Sets (ALS) are peer groups facilitated by a certified and experienced ALS facilitator. Creative Inspiration invites you to this huddle to … Continue reading

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Age UK Inter-generational Allotment

Age UK and St. George’s School need your green fingers! Age UK Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin is linking up with St. George’s Junior School in Copthorne, Shrewsbury in an inspirational first-of-its-kind project – an inter-generational allotment. The project aims to bring … Continue reading

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Age UK works to influence the BBC

Age UK is working nationally to promote a new BBC consultation on TV licences due to the potential impact on older people. The campaign is also being promoted by local Age UKs across the country. The Age UK campaign aims to ensure the … Continue reading

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