Rural racism towards our workforce in Shropshire: would you like to share your experiences?

The University of Wolverhampton is inviting people to take part in a research study about workforce experiences of rural racism in Shropshire from members of the public and service users, through completing the online survey below. Rural Racism Survey link … Continue reading

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Shropshire charities invited to question-busting events

Shropshire charities are being invited to a series of events designed to answer some of the most pressing questions facing not-for-profit and voluntary organisations. Subjects in the spotlight will include recruiting young people to bring new ideas and fresh energy … Continue reading

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Thrive at Work Wellbeing Programme

Calling organisations in the Midlands – Start 2022 by joining the Thrive at Work Wellbeing Programme. Thrive at Work is part of the Mental Health & Productivity Pilot (MHPP), it is a fully funded wellbeing programme that is available to West … Continue reading

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Final chance to sign up for free arts and craft courses

The final two courses being run by Through the Doorway under the BBO Shropshire umbrella are set to run in January.  Both are suitable for total beginners or those with more experience and details are below. Arts and Crafts Course … Continue reading

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Workshop – setting up an open access youth group in a small rural place.

South Shropshire Youth Network is a peer network for anyone working with young people aged 8-25 years old. Their next network meeting is on Thursday 20 January 2pm-3.30 on Zoom. The meeting will start with half an hour of networking, … Continue reading

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Share your views on potential changes to renal dialysis services

Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust are holding two stakeholder events regarding a potential service change to renal dialysis services at the Princess Royal Hospital. They are considering looking at moving dialysis services at PRH to an off-site location in … Continue reading

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Grant scheme launched for groups offering self-isolation support

A Shropshire charity has launched a grant scheme for organisations helping people self-isolating. Community Resource, formerly known as Shropshire Rural Communities Charity (RCC), is offering grants between £500 and £7,000 for projects that help people who have faced challenges including … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

The Adult Social Care Small Grant Programme is a grant funding opportunity for community-based activity that supports wellbeing and independence. Funding is up to a maximum of £10,000 for activity delivered between 1st April 2022 and 31st March 2023. Shropshire … Continue reading

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Platinum Jubilee Funding Opportunities

Sport England Launches Activity Fund to Mark Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Not-for-profit organisations, schools and local authorities can now apply for their share of a £5 million funding pot to help inactive people to become active, or less active people to … Continue reading

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Severn Trent Community Fund’s new green theme to celebrate its partnership with Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games

Information about Severn Trent Community Fund’s new green focus for spring 2022.  Severn Trent are really proud to have partnered with Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games as its Official Nature & Carbon Neutral Supporter. Together they will assist their pledge to … Continue reading

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