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Carer Support Service Engagement

Carer Support Service Engagement

Shropshire Council are seeking feedback on the development of a new carer support service. The existing carer support contract in Shropshire is due to end on 31 January 2021. Shropshire Council are commissioning the adult carer support service in...
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Scam Warning

Scam Warning

SDN feels it is important to raise awareness and remind everyone about scams. Please can you share this with your families, friends,  neighbours and colleagues People are trying to trick others out of their money and savings by posing as police o...
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Telford and Wrekin Council would like to know your views

Telford and Wrekin Council would like to know your views

Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, Telford and Wrekin Counci staff, volunteers and partners have been working day in and day out to keep essential services running, to protect and care for the most vulnerable, and support the NHS. It’s...
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Reminder -Face coverings in shops now mandatory

Reminder -Face coverings in shops now mandatory

The Government has announced that face coverings are to become mandatory in supermarkets, shops, indoor shopping centres, banks, building societies and post offices, joining public transport where people have had to wear a face covering since June....
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Summer programme of outdoor live family theatre in Town Park

Summer programme of outdoor live family theatre in Town Park

Telford & Wrekin Council is offering the opportunity to experience live family theatre performances in unique outdoor settings during August. Theatres are currently closed because of the coronavirus pandemic but the council together with The P...
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#BecauseWeAllCare Campaign

#BecauseWeAllCare Campaign

Care Quality Commission, Healthwatch and partners have joined forces to launch ‘Because We All Care’. This new campaign aims to: Help services identify and address quality issues Support patients by encouraging people to share feedback a...
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Perry RDA needs your vote!

Perry RDA needs your vote!

Perry Riding for the Disabled is on the shortlist to win a share of Persimmon Homes Building Futures £1 million pot supporting under 18-s nationwide but first they need online votes to win.  Persimmon Homes (West Midlands) is backing Perry to be...
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Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery is now open with free entry

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery is now open with free entry

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery (SM&AG) reopened on Tuesday 28 July 2020, and is offering free entry to visitors until the autumn. The Government announced that museums and art galleries could reopen from 4 July, and staff have been workin...
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Disabled People feel they are being treated unfairly by the NHS

Disabled People feel they are being treated unfairly by the NHS

SDN shares this information from Disability Rights UK. It provides disturbing facts on the views and experiences of  how people with a disability feel they have been treated during the Covid19 pandemic. We thank Disability Rights UK for sharing this...
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Recovery plan launched for services for adults with learning disabilities

Recovery plan launched for services for adults with learning disabilities

Services for adults with learning disabilities will undergo a major transformation in response to the coronavirus pandemic say Telford & Wrekin Council. Telford & Wrekin Council’s My Options service has developed a number of new ways of...
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A new Housing Strategy for Telford and Wrekin

A new Housing Strategy for Telford and Wrekin

Housing is a key part of Telford & Wrekin Council long term version for the borough, which is set out in the Community Plan ‘Our Programme to Protect, Care and Invest to create a better borough, 2019 – 2023’. The new draft that is availa...
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News from Emma Chaplin-Eye Clinic Liaison Officer

News from Emma Chaplin-Eye Clinic Liaison Officer

Emma Chaplin, Eye Clinic Liaison Office for the Shrewsbury Hospital and Princess Royal Hospital  is now back at the Eye Clinic on Mondays and Thursdays but still working from home on the other days for now. She says "The clinic is still quiet by...
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