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Council In Negotiations With New Provider For Adult And Community Based Services

Shropshire Council is in final talks with a local care and support provider to run several adult social care and community based services in the county. The negotiations follows a report presented to Cabinet last week (Wednesday 20 July 2016) … Continue reading

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Procurement Opportunities: Refugee Support

Notice to provide a quotation to provide orientation, accommodation and support services The Prime Minister announced that the UK will accept 20,000 Syrian refugees, for the period of this Parliament, under the terms of the Syrian Vulnerable Persons Relocation scheme. … Continue reading

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Procurement Opportunities

Don’t forget to check the Shropshire Council Procurement Portal for tendering opportunities. Recent tenders include: Expressions of Interest to lease the Café at Louise House, Shrewsbury, SY3 9JN. (Closing date 18 Jan 2016) Independent Advocacy Service for Looked After Children & … Continue reading

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Big Conversation Workshops and Big Conversation Video!

 Book Your Space Now For The Big Conversation Workshop Exclusively for Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise and Town and Parish Council Representatives (Please note that due to venue capacity, booking is limited to 1 person from each organisation/Town or Parish … Continue reading

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Statement About Keith Barrow

Keith Barrow has announced on Friday 4 December 2015 that he is standing down as Leader of Shropshire Council, and as local Shropshire Councillor for Oswestry South. Clive Wright, Shropshire Council’s chief executive, said:- “These are unprecedented times of change … Continue reading

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Local Action to Support Refugees

Rachel Wintle, Chair of Shropshire VCS Assembly (VCSA) will be representing the VCSA within a new Refugee Cross Working Party established by Shropshire Council. The group brings together Shropshire Council, Shropshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), West Mercia Police and other … Continue reading

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Swap Jobs With Someone In Government For A Day

It’s free and NCVO will do the matching – Apply for A Day in the Life now! The hugely popular work-shadowing programme is back. It’s a unique opportunity for staff in the voluntary sector and government to step into each … Continue reading

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Funders Network Survey – West Midlands

Charitable Trusts West Midlands, Regional Action West Midlands (RAWM), Black Country Funding Advisors’ Network and West Midlands Local Authority Funding Officers Forum are undertaking a mapping exercise in the West Midlands region. The partners would like to identify networks and … Continue reading

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Residents Views Sought on Bishop’s Castle Customer Service Point

Shropshire Council is inviting residents in Bishop’s Castle and the surrounding area to give their views on proposals for their local Customer Service Point. The consultation runs until Monday 31 August 2015, and will ask residents their thoughts on the proposal … Continue reading

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Update From The Early Help Team

You may have heard that there have been a few changes to Early Help and Safeguarding in Shropshire. The team wanted to keep you posted on these changes and to also update you on some resources, which they hope you … Continue reading

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