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SDHH Forum - Deaf Awareness Week

SDHH Forum - Deaf Awareness Week

This week (Monday 3rd May 2021 to Sunday 9th May 2021) is Deaf Awareness week. The 'Coming Through it Together'. Jenny Heath, Convenor of Shropshire Deaf and Hard of Hearing Forum has asked Shropshire Disability Network to share this information...
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Wellbeing Wheels

Wellbeing Wheels

This is an opportunity to offer vital outreach services for those that are physically, socially and geographically isolated. Colleagues from across health, social care and the voluntary sector are currently exploring the potential for a mobile ser...
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Consultation sessions for family carers of people with learning disabilities.

Consultation sessions for family carers of people with learning disabilities.

Telford & Wrekin Council, along with the Learning Disability Partnership and all the member organisations, are determined to do everything they can to make sure that all people with learning disability in Telford and Wrekin live well and enjoy a...
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Have your say in how your hospitals work

Have your say in how your hospitals work

The trust that runs Shropshire’s acute hospitals is asking members of the public to get more involved in the way services are delivered. From 21st April, for four weeks, The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust (SaTH) is giving people the o...
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Learning Disability and Autism Programme

Learning Disability and Autism Programme

The Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Learning Disability and Autism Programme is developing its overarching vision and principles. This is important as it provides focus, sets direction and unites everybody with where we want to get to as a local h...
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New Shropshire Suicide Bereavement Service

New Shropshire Suicide Bereavement Service

Shropshire has a new suicide bereavement service. Referrals for this new service are accepted from anyone affected by a death by suicide or suspected suicide that feels they could benefit from some additional help.  Referrals can be made either via...
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Free rapid testing for everyone-Telford and Wrekin

Free rapid testing for everyone-Telford and Wrekin

Everyone is now being asked to TEST TWICE PER WEEK to help stop the spread of Covid-19. It's simple to do and here's how: IF YOU ARE FEELING WELL (with no symptoms): - Pick up a home testing kit and simply test at home twice a week From...
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New pick up points set-up for free Covid test kits-Shropshire

New pick up points set-up for free Covid test kits-Shropshire

Everyone across Shropshire will now be able to pick up free lateral flow Covid-19 home testing kits from sites across the county.  The new collection points for the lateral flow tests will be available at libraries and leisure centres across...
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Where to Get Medical Help During Easter Bank Holiday

Where to Get Medical Help During Easter Bank Holiday

GP practices will be closed over the Easter bank holiday (Friday 2nd, April to Monday 5th, April 2021), NHS Shropshire and NHS Telford and Wrekin Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) say NHS services including GP appointments are available. "The NH...
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Debt advice services in Shropshire survey-Deadline Extended

Debt advice services in Shropshire survey-Deadline Extended

Shropshire Voluntary and Community Sector Assembly (VCSA), Shropshire Association of Local Council (SALC) and Shropshire Council are working together to better understand the work taking place in Shropshire to provide debt advice and support those pe...
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Shropshire Great Outdoors Annual Public Survey 2020-2021

Shropshire Great Outdoors Annual Public Survey 2020-2021

The Annual Outdoor Recreation User Survey gathers information about how people access the great outdoors in Shropshire. The survey is led by the Shropshire Outdoor Partnerships Service, the part of Shropshire Council that maintains and develops recre...
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Dan Watkins - #CovidLeadersList Winner

Dan Watkins - #CovidLeadersList Winner

Dan Watkins, a new volunteer with Shropshire Disability Network won the Coronavirus Learning Disability and Autism Leaders' List award in December 2020. He is very passionate about listening to those with a Learning Disability and/ or Autism to see h...
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