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Short Breaks Open Morning at Derwen College

Short Breaks Open Morning at Derwen College

Derwen College offers short break holiday provision for young adults aged 18 and over with learning difficulties and disabilities. Guests can take part in a range of activities and trips, as well as making use of the campus facilities. Holidays can...
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New Hearing Aid Drop in Repair Clinic in Shrewsbury Library.

New Hearing Aid Drop in Repair Clinic in Shrewsbury Library.

Shropshire RCC are delighted to announce that from March 2019 they are opening a new hearing aid drop in repair clinic in Shrewsbury Library, Castle Street. Information, help and advice is available to all NHS hearing aid users and in addition s...
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Views on Mental Health and well-being Services before, during and after pregnancy.

Views on Mental Health and well-being Services before, during and after pregnancy.

Healthwatch Shropshire are currently interested in hearing your views on mental health and well-being services before, during and after pregnancy. Healthwatch Shropshire say: "We want to know more about people’s experience of mental health support...
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Shropshire CCG’s Care Closer to Home Programme Board

Shropshire CCG’s Care Closer to Home Programme Board

Would you like to be a Representative on Shropshire CCG’s Care Closer to Home Programme Board and use your knowledge and experience to help develop local health services. NHS Shropshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is currently seeking a Pa...
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New ME Peer Support Group-Oswestry

New ME Peer Support Group-Oswestry

A new monthly ME Peer Support Group has been formed in  Oswestry. The group first met on Tuesday 15th January. Future meetings will take place on the 2nd Tuesday each month starting from tomorrow at 1 pm at Kinoculture, 9 Arthur Street, Oswestry SY1...
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Can you easily access your Railway Station?

Can you easily access your Railway Station?

Over past 12 months several people have approached us regarding access at railway stations. We published an article in our newsletter "Your Voice" about what we experienced while visiting Whitchurch railway station. For those who missed the articl...
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Ophthalmology Survey-Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin

Ophthalmology Survey-Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin

Have you used or are you using Ophthalmology services in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin? If so, would you please help Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital Trust by taking part in their survey? Why? The Ophthalmology Team is striving to ensure patients...
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Sainsbury's Whitchurch launches a weekly Quiet Hour

Sainsbury's Whitchurch launches a weekly Quiet Hour

Ann, PR Ambassador at Sainsbury's, Whitchurch store has informed us they are starting a Quiet Hour, starting today (Tuesday 8th January 2019) from 10.00-11.00 am. This will take place at the same time each Tuesday.  Anyone who would appreciate a qu...
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Creating Smiles by Going on a Boat Trip.

Creating Smiles by Going on a Boat Trip.

"We don't want to see our boats empty." Words spoken by Peter Edwards from Heulwen Trust at Shropshire Disability Network on 13th December 2018.  Heulwen Trust charity started in 1985 but it all began in 1975 when the Prince of Wales' Committee...
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Art 4 Well-Being Course starting soon

Art 4 Well-Being Course starting soon

Art 4 Well-being is part of the BBO (Building Better Opportunities) lottery funded project. On offer is an 8-week Art 4 Well-being course, looking at the use of different techniques to harness your creativity and help foster a sense of well-being. Va...
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Action for Children-February 2019 Short Breaks.

Action for Children-February 2019 Short Breaks.

Action for Children Shropshire Community Short Breaks takes place from Tuesday 19th February 2019 to Friday 22nd February 2019. (Half days are available on venue days 9.30 to 12.30 or 12.30 to 3.30) For ages 4 to 18s. There will be a varied prog...
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Living with and Beyond Cancer Programme

Living with and Beyond Cancer Programme

Macmillan Cancer Support will be holding Living Well Sessions at various venues in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin during 2019. The sessions are an opportunity for anyone with cancer, their families, friends and carers, to meet others with similar exp...
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