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Age UK STW – Support during lockdown for dementia clients

VE Day activity packs bring cheer to older people in their homes The day services team at Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin have been generating ideas to help their dementia clients during the lockdown. With all the Age UK … Continue reading

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Age UK STW response to Covid-19

Over 60 volunteers from our 37 day centres are ringing nearly 500 members weekly, which equates to approximately 80 hours per week of telephone support. Those members living with family may receive a call less than once a week whereas … Continue reading

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Citizens Advice – Shropshire Council Tax Support Scheme changes 2018

In 2017, following several years of reduced funding from central Government, Shropshire Council consulted on making changes to their local Council Tax support scheme by reducing the support available for the majority of claimants receiving welfare benefits. Shropshire Council predicted … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

Senior Coordinator – Well-being Services £22,410 from 1 April 2020 (pro-rata for 30 hours per week) At Age UK we are passionate about wellbeing in later life. We provide opportunities for older people to stay healthy and make friends, whether it’s dancing, … Continue reading

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Job opportunity – Age UK

Senior Coordinator – Well-being Services £22,410 from 1 April 2020 (pro-rata for 30 hours per week) At Age UK we are passionate about wellbeing in later life. We provide opportunities for older people to stay healthy and make friends, whether it’s … Continue reading

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Volunteering and Job Opportunities

Join our team! Lingen Davies Cancer Fund exists to make a positive difference to lives affected by cancer in Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin, and Mid Wales. Our charity was launched in 1979 as the Cobalt Appeal; an appeal that raised … Continue reading

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Fundraising Officer – Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin

Fundraising Officer £19,176 (37 hours per week, 30 hours per week considered) We are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced fundraiser to work with our Head of Income Generation to deliver a programme of innovative fundraising activities that will allow … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

Local charity launches pilot to reduce homelessness Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin has been awarded grant funding to launch the “No Place like home” pilot project with the aim to reduce homelessness in older people and reduce their risk … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

Free home energy checks for older people Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin is a local charity supporting older people and has once again been successful in securing additional funding to offer free and impartial home energy checks for the … Continue reading

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Free home energy checks for older people

Free home energy checks for older people Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin is a local charity supporting older people and has once again been successful in securing additional funding to offer free and impartial home energy checks for the … Continue reading

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