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Good Neighbours: A Wise and Well Event

Wednesday 14th November 9:30am—2:00pm Mereside Community Centre, Springfield, Shrewsbury, Springfield, Shrewsbury SY2 6LH This event is essential information for anyone working or volunteering within our local communities to prevent the isolation of others. The event will cover: Depression and Older … Continue reading

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Joint Health Overview & Scrutiny – Research

The Shropshire Council and Telford & Wrekin Council Joint Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee are involved in looking at the consultation process in relation to the Future Fit proposals. This work is part of the committee’s role in looking at statutory … Continue reading

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Local People To Shape The Future Of Local Hospital Services In Public Consultation

The transformation of local hospital services is now in the hands of local people with the launch (30 May 2018) of the 14-week Future Fit public consultation. NHS Future Fit is about improving the hospital services provided at the Royal … Continue reading

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Future Fit

People across Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin and mid Wales are to be asked for their views on proposals to transform local hospital services when the NHS Future Fit public consultation is launched later this month. On 11th May the board … Continue reading

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Shropshire’s Great Outdoors Survey 2018-28 Strategy

The Shropshire’s Great Outdoors 2018-28 strategy has been published for public consultation: https://shropshire.gov.uk/get-involved/shropshire-s-great-outdoors-2018-28/  What are we consulting on? Shropshire’s Great Outdoors 2018-28 sets out the strategic direction for the management and development of publically accessible greenspace, Rights of Way and … Continue reading

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SROIcial Prescribing

Kensington and Chelsea Social Council and Envoy Partnership have published a report evaluating the impact of the self-care social prescribing model using a social return on investment approach (SROI). The report finds a number of beneficial impacts including reduced avoidable need for … Continue reading

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Funding To Transform Hospital Services in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin

£300m New Funding To Transform Hospital Services In Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin Half a million people living in Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin and mid Wales are set to benefit from a capital funding injection of £300 million to transform their … Continue reading

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Commissioner Perspectives On Working With The Voluntary, Community And Social Enterprise Sector

The King’s Fund was commissioned by the Department of Health to conduct research that would explore how and why clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) and local authorities chose to engage with the voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) sector. This report … Continue reading

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Teleconference: Healthmatters Community-Centred Approaches For Health and Wellbeing

Telephone conference and question and answer session  Wednesday 28 February 2018, 11.45am – 12.30pm Communities that are involved in decision-making about their area and the services within it, that are well connected and supportive and where neighbours look out for … Continue reading

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Invitation To Join The Wellness And Prevention Of Illness Workshop

Following the success of the first Wellness and Prevention of Illness Definitions Workshop in January, it was identified that there is a gap in knowledge and a need to further explore the language and linguistics around wellness and prevention of … Continue reading

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