Tag Archives: Social Care

Report Calls for Social Care Funding Reform in England

There has been concern about the system of publicly funded social care in England for over 20 years. Written by Simon Bottery, Michael Varrow, Ruth Thorlby, and Dan Wellings, a new joint report from the Health Foundation and the King’s … Continue reading

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Local Charity Lends Support For Care In Crisis Campaign

The Chief Executive of Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin has written to Shropshire MPs urging them to call for a commission into social care without delay. It follows the Government’s announcement back in November 2017 to develop a Social … 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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Invitation – Assistive Technology (1st November)

Tech Severn Seed is an exciting new conference that will explore the very best in the world of Assistive Technology. With guest speakers from a range of backgrounds each sharing their experience of Assistive Technology along with their hopes and … Continue reading

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Invitation to Cleobury Mortimer

VCS Assembly Members are invited to join a Market Place Day to promote their services in Cleobury Mortimer. 9am to 12 noon Saturday 18th November Market Hall, Church Street, Cleobury Mortimer There will be space for leaflets, banners and other … Continue reading

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Being Well Project

The Plunkett Foundation want to support local community-led and co-operative solutions that keep people healthy, cared-for and connected to their community. The aim is not to address illness and poor health, but to build on the community strengths in rural … Continue reading

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Citizens Advice Shropshire Job Vacancy

Citizens Advice Shropshire are currently looking to employ a Shropshire Information, Advice and Support Services / Independent Support Officer. Shropshire IASS / IS Officer Are you passionate about working for an organisation that is committed to making a difference and … Continue reading

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People2People Facebook And Twitter Accounts Transferred

On Friday 31st March 2017 People2People (CIC) website (www.people2peoplecic.org.uk ), Facebook & Twitter accounts will be transferred to SHROPSHIRE CHOICES In future, information about People2People social work and occupational therapy services, Let’s Talk Local, and wider adult social care support in … Continue reading

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Public Health England, Campaign to End Loneliness & CQC examine new care strategy

On Tuesday 23rd May 2017 Public Health England are bringing together a selection of health and social care professionals to examine the importance of tackling loneliness and social isolation as a means of improving public health. Taking place in Central … Continue reading

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Inclusive Community Training Programme

Workshop suitable for health professionals, social care workers, volunteers and anyone wanting to learn new skills in getting people more active in their community.

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