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Your Voice October-November 2018

This edition of Your Voice brings you information about help with heating, accessible training in historical research, photography for wellbeing, a TV cookery competition, warding off flu, children’s mental health services, and an inclusive carol service.

It also updates you on Shropshire Disability Network and Safe Places Shropshire’s activities, including, a “high-flying” fundraising challenge.

Log in to the Members’ Area at the top right-hand side of this page, and then download your copy of Your Voice by clicking on the link below. If you have suggestions for future editions, please email [email protected] . Happy reading!

Your Voice October-November 2018

Sainsburys Live well

Friendly Hour at Sainbury’s (Telford Forge Store)

Start Date:
2nd July 2018

End Date:
2nd July 2018

Start Time:
0930

End Time:
1030

Event title: Friendly Hour at Sainbury’s (Telford Forge Store)
Venue: Sainsbury’s at Telford Forge Retail Park, Colliers Way, Telford TF3 4AG
Name: Sainsbury’s Telford Forge
Email: N/A
Telephone: N/A
Event description: Sainsbury’s, Telford Forge store, PR Ambassadors, with the support from the Store Manager launched a special time in store called “Friendly Hour”.
The next “Friendly Hour” will next take place today and continue on the first Monday of each month.
Anyone who would appreciate a quieter time to shop may like to take up this opportunity. While lights can not be dimmed, there will be no tannoy announcements and no music. It will be quieter with No roll cages on shop floor to cause noise.

Ruby, SDN Chair said “We know people with Dementia, or with Autism Spectrum as well as those who need help from Carers, often appreciate quieter times to shop. We are pleased to be able to promote Friendly Hour at Sainsbury’s, Telford Forge Store”

Note: This is an initiative by the PR Ambassadors at this particular store and is not available at other stores. Keep looking out for more information on this stores initiative.

Sainsburys Live well

Friendly Hour at Sainbury’s (Telford Forge Store)

Start Date:
4th June 2018

End Date:
4th June 2018

Start Time:
0930

End Time:
1030

Event title: Friendly Hour at Sainbury’s (Telford Forge Store)
Venue: Sainsbury’s at Telford Forge Retail Park, Colliers Way, Telford TF3 4AG
Name: Sainsbury’s Telford Forge
Email: N/A
Telephone: N/A
Event description: Sainsbury’s, Telford Forge store, PR Ambassadors, with the support from the Store Manager launched a special time in store called “Friendly Hour”.
The next “Friendly Hour” will next take place today and continue on the first Monday of each month.
Anyone who would appreciate a quieter time to shop may like to take up this opportunity. While lights can not be dimmed, there will be no tannoy announcements and no music. It will be quieter with No roll cages on shop floor to cause noise.

Ruby, SDN Chair said “We know people with Dementia, or with Autism Spectrum as well as those who need help from Carers, often appreciate quieter times to shop. We are pleased to be able to promote Friendly Hour at Sainsbury’s, Telford Forge Store”

Note: This is an initiative by the PR Ambassadors at this particular store and is not available at other stores. Keep looking out for more information on this stores initiative.

Sainsburys Live well

Friendly Hour at Sainbury’s (Telford Forge Store)

Start Date:
7th May 2018

End Date:
7th May 2018

Start Time:
0930

End Time:
1030

Event title: Friendly Hour at Sainbury’s (Telford Forge Store)
Venue: Sainsbury’s at Telford Forge Retail Park, Colliers Way, Telford TF3 4AG
Name: Sainsbury’s Telford Forge
Email: N/A
Telephone: N/A
Event description: Sainsbury’s, Telford Forge store, PR Ambassadors, with the support from the Store Manager launched a special time in store called “Friendly Hour”.

The next “Friendly Hour” will next take place today and continue on the first Monday of each month.
Anyone who would appreciate a quieter time to shop may like to take up this opportunity. While lights can not be dimmed, there will be no tannoy announcements and no music. It will be quieter with No roll cages on shop floor to cause noise.

Ruby, SDN Chair said “We know people with Dementia, or with Autism Spectrum as well as those who need help from Carers, often appreciate quieter times to shop. We are pleased to be able to promote Friendly Hour at Sainsbury’s, Telford Forge Store”

Note: This is an initiative by the PR Ambassadors at this particular store and is not available at other stores. Keep looking out for more information on this stores initiative.

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Sight Loss Opportunity Group Shrewsbury (SLOGs)

Start Date:
26th March 2018

End Date:
26th March 2018

Start Time:
1400

End Time:
1600

Event title: Sight Loss Opportunity Group Shrewsbury (SLOGs)
Venue: Roy Fletcher Centre, Cross Hill, Shrewsbury SY1 1JE
Name: Sight Loss Shropshire
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 01743 342163
Event description: This month we will be Phenzync Fencing.

For more information, please call 01743 342163 or email [email protected] Susann will be happy to help.

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Walk Like a Panther (12A) Subtitles

Start Date:
26th April 2018

End Date:
26th April 2018

Start Time:
1730

End Time:
Contact for details.

Event title: Walk Like a Panther (12A) Subtitles
Venue: Old Market Hall Cinema, The Square, Shrewsbury SY1 1LH
Weblink: www.oldmarkethall.co.uk
Name: Old Market Hall Cinema
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 01743 281281
Event description: The Old Market Hall regularly screens films with captioned subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired. These screenings are open to both hearing and hearing impaired audiences.

About the film: A group of ‘80s wrestlers are forced to don the lycra one last time when their beloved local pub is threatened by closure. Led by father-son duo, Mark and Trevor Bolton, this unlikely bunch of underdog heroes sets out to save their community, rekindling old friendships and family ties along the way.

Dan Cadan (2018) UK
Julian Sands, Stephen Graham, Jason Flemyng

For further information and/or to book tickets, click here: https://www.oldmarkethall.co.uk/shows/whatson/walk-like-a-panther-12a-subtitled/

Shropshire Libraries

World Autism Awareness Week (Shropshire Libraries)

Start Date:
28th March 2018

End Date:
6th April 2018

Start Time:
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End Time:
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Event title: World Autism Awareness Week (Shropshire Libraries)
Venue: See Content for venues
Name: Shropshire Libraries
Email: N/A
Telephone: See content
Event description: Understanding the autism spectrum – join author Victoria Honeybourne for a talk in support of autism at the following venues:

  • Bridgnorth Library – Wednesday 28 March 2 pm-3 pm – 01746 763358
  • Shrewsbury Library – Thursday 5 April 11 am-midday – 01743 255308
  • Ludlow Library – Friday 6 April 2 pm-3 pm – 01743 250510

Booking is essential, by calling the number above for the venue you want to attend. It is free entry. Q&A session to finish, and the opportunity to buy a copy of Victoria’s latest book.

Click here for poster: World Autism Awareness Week

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3rd Goldwing Light Parade 2018

Start Date:
7th April 2018

End Date:
7th April 2018

Start Time:
12 noon

End Time:
9 pm

Event title: 3rd Goldwing Light Parade 2018
Venue: The Quarry Shrewsbury, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY1 1JA
Name: Shropshire Autism Hub
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: N/A
Event description: This event is being organised by Friends of Shropshire Autism Hub and is timed to celebrate World Autism Awareness Day (2 April 2018) and the third birthday of the hub.

The bikes will hold a static display in The Quarry from 12 midday until 4 pm. Then at around 8.15 pm they leave The Quarry and parade twice around Shrewsbury town centre before making their way to The Wild Pig (formerly The Brooklands) in Meole Brace for a static light show. Honda Goldwings are impressive-looking touring motorbikes and trikes. The participants in this event have added artwork and/or many LED lights to make them even better.

Monies raised will go to the Shropshire Autism Hub.

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The Wildside Adventure for Adults with Learning Disabilities and Autism

Start Date:
18th May 2018

End Date:
20th May 2018

Start Time:
1300

End Time:
Contact for details.

Event title: The Wildside Adventure for Adults with Learning Disabilities and Autism
Venue: Underhill Farm, Pant, Oswestry SY10 9RB
Weblink: www.thewildsideventure.com
Name: The Wildside Venture
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: N/A
Event description: The Wildside Venture provides 2 night camping trips with activities for adults with learning disabilities and autism.

It’s an adventurous weekend on the 18th – 20th May of climbing, caving and abseiling with carers free to join us and free use of our camping equipment. Please note this isn’t a respite service but an opportunity for individuals to have a fun weekend with support staff/parents/carers. All leaders and organisers are DBS checked,

Click here for information: infopack underhill Farm

Click here for checklist: Checklist

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Easter Activities at Albrighton Trust

Start Date:
11th April 2018

End Date:
12th April 2018

Start Time:
10 am and 1 pm

End Time:
12 noon and 3 pm

Event title: Easter Activities at Albrighton Trust
Venue: Albrighton Trust Moat & Gardens, Blue House Lane, Albrighton, Nr Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV7 3FL
Weblink:  www.albrightontrust.org.uk
Name: Albrighton Trust
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 01902 372441
Event description: Activities taking place at Albrighton Trust which are educational and creative for people with disabilities, see below.

  • Wednesday 11th April: Wild About Nature – Explore and discover nature through a series of fun activities, outdoor clothing essential – starting at 10 am & 1 pm.
  • Thursday 12th April: Coached Angling – Coaches available to help novice and inexperienced anglers, Equipment supplied – starting at 10 am & 1 pm.

For more information please email: [email protected] or telephone: 01902 372441