Author Archives: Charlotte.Green

Reminder – £15,000 grant scheme launched in bid to help community assets

A grant scheme has been launched by Shropshire Council in a bid to help protect community assets in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. The Community Asset Grant Scheme Pilot will bid to help the sustainability of some community assets … Continue reading

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Support for people diagnosed with type 2 diabetes

Have you been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes? Don’t know where to get help or support? Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust can help! Free places available for the following: • Free lifetime access to the X-PERT Digital App Also available … Continue reading

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Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin residents asked to play their part in supporting health and care services this winter

People living in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin are being urged to play their part in supporting health and care services this winter. The plea comes as health services begin to head into what is likely to be the busiest and … Continue reading

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Help with social care recruitment campaign

People interested in making a real difference to the lives of adults and children in Shropshire are being encouraged to choose a career in social care. Both Shropshire Council and social care providers across Shropshire are actively recruiting and welcoming … Continue reading

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INVITATION TO QUOTE: For an Interpretation and translation service for deaf, deaf blind and hard of hearing people in Shropshire

Shropshire Council is seeking a provider who has a good working knowledge of Shropshire, it’s health and care system and voluntary and community sector and is inviting quotations for a 3-year contract to provide interpretation and sign language services for … Continue reading

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Friendly Bus Newsletter December 2021 – January 2022

Please find attached the newsletter form the Friendly Bus for December 2021 – January 2022. The newsletter has details of activities planned and when their phone lines will be closed over the Christmas period.

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Weston Charity Awards 2022 Open for Applications

The Garfield Weston Foundation and Pilotlight created the Weston Charity Awards to celebrate and support brilliant, ambitious, front-line charities working in the fields of community, welfare and youth. Together they want to help small charities thrive and not just survive … Continue reading

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Funding News

Arts Council England Announces New £5m Jubilee Fund Administered by UK Community Foundations, the new £5 million fund will empower community organisations to work collaboratively with artists and cultural organisations in a way they might not have before, with the … Continue reading

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Youth Consultation – Get Involved

In May-June 2021, South Shropshire Youth Network ran a Youth Consultation. They are now picking up on some of the results and have set up three subgroups to work on different topics. If you’d like to join any of these … Continue reading

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Shropshire Affordable Warmth Network – Autumn/Winter update

As the temperatures plummet, there are many across Shropshire who will be finding it hard to keep warm due to rising energy costs, cold and/or damp homes and inefficient or broken heating systems. If you come across people who are … Continue reading

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