Monthly Archives: November 2012

West Wrekin CMHT Service User and Carers Steering Group

Start Date:
11th December 2012

End Date:
11th December 2012

Start Time:
9:30 am

End Time:
3:30 pm

VENUE:       HADLEY UNITED SERVICES AND VILLAGE CLUB LTD

                        HIGH STREET

                        HADLEY

                        TELFORD

                        TF1 5PB

 

                        N.B     Next to Castle Farm Community Centre, Hadley

 

DATE:            TUESDAY 11TH DECEMBER 2012

 

TIME:             9.30 a.m. – 3-30 p.m. 

 

 9.30 a.m.         ARRIVAL AND REFRESHMENTS 

10.00 a.m.        INFORMATION STALLS FROM STATUTORY & VOLUNTARY SERVICES/ORGANISATIONS 

11.15 a.m.        REFRESHMENTS 

11.30 a.m.        INFORMATION STALLS FROM STATUTORY & VOLUNTARY SERVICES/ORGANISATIONS 

12.00 p.m.        PRESENTATION FROM: – ROB PRICE SHROPSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL – WELFARE REFORM ACT 2012 

12.45 p.m.        LUNCH – BUFFET OF CHRISTMAS FAYRE   

1.45 p.m.          INFORMATION STALLS FROM STATUTORY & VOLUNTARY SERVICES/ORGANISATIONS 

2-45 p.m.          REFRESHMENTS 

3-00 p.m.          REFLECTIONS OF THE DAY – QUESTIONS & ANSWERS 

3-30 p.m.          CLOSE –

Headway Shropshire Winter Buffet

Start Date:
1st December 2012

End Date:
1st December 2012

Start Time:
13:00

End Time:
15:00

Event title: Headway Shropshire Winter Buffet
Start date: 01/12/2012
End date: 01/12/2012
Start time: 13.00
End time: 15.00
Venue: Headway Shropshire, Holsworth Park, Oxon Business Park, Shrewsbury, SY3 5HJ
Event description: Headway Shropshire welcome all to our annual Winter Buffet. With a variety of stalls, wonderful food and a bit of Christmas cheer we welcome friends old & new to our Winter Buffet. With just a £1 entrance fee (children free) with no charge for the buffet it really is a great way to get into the Christmas spirit and maybe even purchase a few beautiful Christmas presents!

Name: Lizzie Evans
Contact email: [email protected]
Contact number: 01743 365271

Handel's Messiah

Start Date:
23rd December 2012

End Date:
23rd December 2012

Start Time:
19:00

End Time:
21:00

Event title: Handel’s Messiah
Start date: 23/12/2012
End date: 23/12/2012
Start time: 19.00
End time: 21.00
Venue: Shrewsbury Abbey
Event description: Handel’s Messiah by The Shrewsbury School Community Choir on Sunday 23rd December in Shrewsbury Abbey.

Name: Lizzie Evans
Contact email: [email protected]
Contact number: 01743 365271

Waffle with Wave-length – Stress Less

Start Date:
13th December 2012

End Date:
13th December 2012

Start Time:
8:30 am

End Time:
10:30 am

Event title: Waffle with Wave-length – Stress Less
Start date: 13/12/2012
End date: 13/12/2012
Start time: 08:30 am
End time: 10:30 am
Venue: Meeting Point House, Southwater Square, Telford, TF3 4HS
Event description: How does stress lead to absence? And how can you manage it in the workplace? A chance to share debate and discuss stress in a safe and comfortable environment. Take the opportunity to interactively unravel some of the issues around stress in employment. Refreshments provided.
Weblink: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/3937254434

Name: Wave-length Social Marketing CIC
Contact email: [email protected]
Contact number: 01952 670 404

Telethon from Unheard Shropshire for Lingen Davies Cancer Fund

Start Date:
30th November 2012

End Date:
1st December 2012

Start Time:
19:30 pm

End Time:
1:00 am

Event title: Telethon from Unheard Shropshire for Lingen Davies Cancer Fund
Start date: 30/11/2012
End date: 01/12/2012
Start time: 19.30pm
End time: 1am
Venue: Lord Hill Hotel, Abbey Foregate Shrewsbury SY2 6AX
Event description: In a bid to raise £25,000 for the Lingen Davies Cancer Fund, talented musicians will host Shropshire’s first music based telethon. Thanks to County Channel TV it will be broadcast and watched by many music fans across the world. The concert will feature live performances by Shropshire singer-songwriters followed by headline sets from local bands “The Clock Tower ” and “Fight the Bear” Tickets are £7 in advance or £8 on the door.They can be purchased from the Hop & Frier on St Julian’s Friars and Music Brothers on Rousill.
Weblink: www.unheardshropshire.com

Name: Chris Smout
Contact email: [email protected]
Contact number: 01743 492396

Dementia Workshop for Family Carers

Start Date:
23rd November 2012

End Date:
23rd November 2012

Start Time:
10:00 am

End Time:
4:00 pm

Event title: Dementia Workshop for Family Carers
Start date: 23/11/2012
End date: 23/11/2012
Start time: 10am
End time: 4pm
Venue: The Place, Oakengates, Telford TF2 6EP
Event description: This workshop is one of our Learning Together Family Workshops and is FREE to family Carers Living in Telford and Wrekin. The day will be friendly, informal and supported by Admiral Nurses. Our morning session will be about Understanding Dementia. Staying well-nutrition and hydration. and Therapeutic Touch-using hand and shoulder massage. The afternoon session will include Safe Moving and Handling -maintaining mobility, Managing unusual behaviour and Practical Activities for you and your loved one to enjoy. Places must be pre booked by calling Julia on 01743 237 888 Refreshments and a light lunch will be provided. Transport costs can be reimbursed and we can arrange respite care enabling you to attend but please arrange this when booking.

Name: Julie
Contact email: [email protected]
Contact number: 01743 237888.

Carers Rights Day-Telford

Start Date:
30th November 2012

End Date:
30th November 2012

Start Time:
10:00 am

End Time:
12:30 pm

Event details

Event title: Carers Rights Day-Telford
Start date: 30/11/2012
End date: 30/11/2012
Start time: 10am
End time: 12.30pm
Venue: The Holiday Inn, Telford, Shropshire
Event description: This is a Carers Information Day and Celebration Lunch held at The Holiday Inn Telford and is open to all carers. The theme is ‘Getting Help in Tough Times’, focusing on helping carers find financial help, get a helping hand and make the most of technology.You will have the opportunity to talk to experts in a variety of areas who could help you in your caring role. You are welcome to call in at any time to talk to us about your caring needs, browse through useful information, or simply relax and sit and talk to other carers. There will also be a limited number of free leisure passes for the Holiday Inn facilities available, so why not collect a pass and treat yourself to some relaxation either on the day or at a later date. Plus there is a Prize Raffle free to registered carers. The Senior Citizens Forum will be running a drop-in Computing session, with friendly volunteers on hand to guide you through how to make the most of using a computer and going online, even if you have never used one before. Members of our Carers Contact Centre team will be available from 10.00am and there will be various information stalls available until 12.30pm: benefits, pensions, financial advice, Carers Assessments and many more. The Carers Celebration lunch will be from 12.30pm. As requested by carers, the lunch is for carers only. “Carers Rights Day” is about getting Carers the information and advice they need to claim benefits, access practical support and find out how technology can help take the pressure off” Even if you can only drop in for a short time, this is YOUR day and we look forward to seeing you there.
Weblink: http://www.carerscontact.org.uk/forum.htmlName: Janice-Events and Information Administrator
Contact email: 
[email protected]
Contact number: 01952 240209

United Response

United Response is a national charity that supports people with learning disabilities, mental health needs and physical disabilities to take control of their lives.

Founded in 1973 with just one service in West Sussex, we now work in over 200 locations across England and Wales and employ around 3,000 people.
As well as providing support, we run campaigns on the latest social care issues, organise fundraising schemes and events, and provide guidance and information via our website, as well as through various publications.

United Response is a charity registered with the Charity Commissioners No. 265249. A company limited by guarantee, registered in England No. 1133776

Caring for your cash

Start Date:
26th November 2012

End Date:
26th November 2012

Start Time:
10:30 am

End Time:
12:00 pm

Caring for your cash

Money management workshop

Monday 26th November 2012, 10:30am-12pm

Omega Head Office, London House, Town Walls, Shrewsbury, SY11TX 

 

  •  A free 90 minute taster session
  •  Fun and relaxed small group learning
  • Make it easier to keep an eye on your spending, to save, manage credit, and reduce debt
  • Refreshments provided; booking essential 

Contact Omega:

Phone 0845 259 3163

Email [email protected]

Web www.omega.uk.net 

Click here to download a flyer from our website.