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Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Grant

Grants will be awarded from April 2020 and must be spent by March 31st 2021. Funding of £473,000 will be available for financial year 2020-2021. Payments cannot be made in advance of need and as a rule will be paid … Continue reading

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Transforming Place Based Care

On Thursday 27th June, Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin Sustainability and Transformation Partnership hosted an event to consider the opportunities and challenges faced by the health sector and how, as a system, there can be a move towards more integration and … Continue reading

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Stoptober – The 28-day Quit Smoking Campaign – Is Back

Stoptober, the 28-day stop smoking campaign from Public Health England, is back from Sunday 1 October 2017. Stoptober 2017 Stoptober has driven over one million quit attempts to date and is the biggest mass quit attempt in the country. It … Continue reading

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Guide For Health And Wellbeing Commissioners

The Cultural Commissioning Programme is collaborating with the Association for Directors of Public Health to produce a short and highly practical guide for health and wellbeing commissioners who haven’t, as yet, partnered with the cultural sector. The guide will be … Continue reading

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Current Procurement Opportunities

The following opportunities are currently out for tender on the Shropshire Council website: Tender ref Supply/service description Estimated contract value Contract period Submission deadline PONV 006 Social prescribing pilot in Oswestry £48,000 May 2017 – 31 January 2018 2 May … Continue reading

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Procurement Opportunities

Don’t forget to check the Shropshire Council Procurement Portal for tendering opportunities. Recent tenders include: Tender ref Supply/service description Estimated contract value Contract period Submission deadline POCV 007 Community Postural Stability Instruction Pilot Programme £138,000 15/05/2017 – 14/11/2019 13 April … 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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VCSE Health And Wellbeing Alliance 2017-18 Invites Applications (England)

The Department of Health is changing the way it funds the voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) sector. The Strategic Partner Programme is being replaced by a new national partnership, the VCSE Health and Wellbeing Alliance, and applications for membership … Continue reading

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Healthy Conversation Event Resources

A Healthy Conversation event was held on Friday 2nd December at University Centre Shrewsbury. The event was full of helpful information for those working in the voluntary and community sector. The event covered the essential information people need when holding … Continue reading

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Healthy Conversation Event

Book your place today Friday 2nd December 2016 9am-2pm Room O26, University Centre Shrewsbury, Guildhall, Frankwell Quay, Shrewsbury, SY3 8HQ Shropshire voluntary, community and statutory services work closely with the people of Shropshire to support their health and care needs. … Continue reading

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