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Friendly Hour at Sainbury’s (Telford Forge Store)

Start Date:
6th May 2019

End Date:
27th May 2019

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: Sandra and Marg, PR Ambassadors at Sainsbury’s Telford Forge.
Email: N/A
Telephone: N/A
Event description: Each Monday we have Friendly Hours at our store.

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.

This month the dates are:

  • Monday 6th May 09.30-10.30
  • Monday 13th May  09.30-10.30
  • Monday 20th May 09.30-10.30 and
  • Monday 27th May 09.30-10.30

Note: This is an initiative by the PR Ambassadors at this particular store and is not available at other stores. Watch this space for more information.

Telford Tinnitus Support Group

Signal Tinnitus Support Group – Telford & Wrekin

Start Date:
28th June 2019

End Date:
28th June 2019

Start Time:
1000

End Time:
1200

Event title: Signal Tinnitus Support Group – Telford & Wrekin
Venue: Meeting Point House, Southwater Square, Telford TF3 4HS
Weblink: https://www.signal.org.uk/projects/united-kingdom/tinnitus-support-group/
Name: Signal
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 01743 358356
Event description: Tinnitus is a condition where sounds are heard inside a person’s head where no external source is present.

Signal’s tinnitus support groups allow people living with tinnitus to come together and develop support networks. Here they can not only exchange their stories and share their anxieties and worries, but also talk about their own coping strategies and ways in which they learn to live well with their tinnitus.

These sessions are £3 including a hot drink.

For more information please email: [email protected] or telephone 01743 358356

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Funky Friday-Inclusive Disco

Start Date:
15th March 2019

End Date:
15th March 2019

Start Time:
1700

End Time:
1900

Event title: Funky Friday-Inclusive Disco
Venue: Newport Royal Navy Club, Bellmans Yard, High Street, Newport TF10 7AJ
Weblink: N/A
Name: N/A
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: N/A
Event description: Funky Friday is back but at a new venue. We look forward to welcoming you to Newport Royal Navy Club, Bellmans Yard, High Street, Newport TF10 7AJ on Friday 15th March 7 pm to 9 pm.

This disco is for young adults 16+ with SEN disabilities.
There is wheelchair access at this venue together with accessible toilets. Parking.

Entry £3 per person but no charge for carers. There will be a Carers Lounge.

See poster: Funky Friday March 2019

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Your Voice January-February 2019

Welcome to the first edition of Your Voice for 2019!

This is a bumper edition with 12 pages of Shropshire Disability Network’s news, offers for SDN Members and helpful information. Look out for the Members who have been celebrated with awards. Find out how you could get more involved with SDN’s activities too.

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]isability.net . We will be happy to receive your comments.

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Telford Macular Support Group

Start Date:
12th February 2019

End Date:
12th February 2019

Start Time:
1330

End Time:
1530

Event title: Telford Macular Support Group
Venue: Wellington Methodist Church, New Street, Wellington TF1 1LU
Name: John Pearce
Email: N/A
Telephone: 01453 755803
Event description: New Chairman, John Pearce will host the Telford Macular Support Group meeting today.

There are over 270 Macular local support groups, which exist to provide advice and support to people affected by macular conditions, their relatives and friends across the British Isles.
The Macular Society provides a number of free services and offers a range of information about living with macular disease. You can also telephone their specialist helpline on 0300 3030 111.

The People's Academy

SaTH People’s Academy

SaTH’s People’s Academy is a great opportunity to find out how the NHS works in our area together with a chance to see what goes on behind the scenes. 

With more than 500,000 people using the services provided by SaTH, it is important that they hear your views. Would you like to know more about the NHS, and how it works in our area? The People’s  Academy may be what you’ve been looking for!

There are two types of events.

  • The Young People’s Academy which is aimed at 16-25 years old and is a one day “taster” session which gives an overview of the NHS and the Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust. Sessions include a behind-the-scenes tour and a Resus demonstration, with the chance to have a go, and a talk by our catering team which includes the chance to try hospital food! 

Young People’s Academy dates are:

  • Tuesday 19 February, 09:00 – 17:00, Room B, Education Centre at the Princess Royal Hospital
  • Thursday 21 February, 09:00 – 17:00,Seminar 1, Shropshire Education Conference Centre , at the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital.

 

  • Also available is the SaTH People’s Academy, which gives you the chance to come into one of our hospitals and find out about a bit more about the NHS, The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust, Our Population and How People Can Influence.  The course comprises four sessions over four weeks, and people attending the Academy can choose to continue their relationship with our Trust by taking up involvement opportunities as they are sent out.
SaTH People’s Academy  next course dates are:
  • Friday 01 February, 14:00 – 17:00, Room B, Education Centre, at the Princess Royal Hospital
  • Friday 08 February, 14:00 – 17:00, Room B, Education Centre, at the Princess Royal Hospital
  • Friday 15 February,14:00 – 17:00, Room B, Education Centre, at the Princess Royal Hospital
  • Friday 22 February, 14:00 – 17:00, Room B, Education Centre, at the Princess Royal Hospital
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Volunteer PR/Marketing Intern

Landau Ltd have an exciting opportunity as they seek a Volunteer Intern to support their PR/Marketing Officer to specifically manage social media – Facebook and Twitter – but also to help with more general marketing needs in the business.

This post is initially for 3 months but there is the potential for extension. Ideally they would like someone who holds or is working towards a qualification in either graphic design or marketing.

Click here for further details of the volunteer post: Volunteer Marketing Assistant Jan 19 Advert

Closing date for application is Thursday 31st January 2019 and interviews will be held on Thursday 6th February at their head office-5 Landau Court, Tan Bank, Wellington, Telford, TF1 1HE

Interested applicants should request further details and the application form from: Carole Moreton, HR Officer [email protected]

About Landau Ltd: 

Landau Ltd. is a supported employment and work-related training organisation that aims to provide local people (including those with learning disabilities, long-term health issues, the long-term unemployed and disadvantaged young people) with the skills and support they need to find sustainable employment and purposeful futures.

Landau is a Disability Confident Employer and is committed to equality and diversity

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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 SY11 1JN.

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Support Groups also meet in Shrewsbury, Telford, Whitchurch and Ludlow. If you would like further information, please contact Donna Teague by telephone 07413 2599924 or by emailing [email protected] Alternatively click this link for further information including an enquiry form that you can complete.

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X-PERT Diabetes Programme-6 Weeks, Wellington

Start Date:
16th January 2019

End Date:
20th February 2019

Start Time:
0930

End Time:
1200

Event title: X-PERT Diabetes Programme-6 Weeks, Wellington
Venue: The Whitehouse Hotel, Watling Street, Wellington TF1 2NJ
Weblink: https://www.shropscommunityhealth.nhs.uk/xpert#tocHeaderLoc2
Name: Shropshire Community Health Trust
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 01743 277693 / 01743 277694
Event description: The local X-PERT programme is a six-week group diabetes education programme. You will learn all about the up-to-date treatments and management of diabetes, and will have the opportunity to explore and address problems/issues that you may have with your diabetes.

How to book a place on the X-PERT course
To book a place on the X-PERT course either contact the Shrewsbury office on 01743 277693 / 01743 277694, or send an e-mail to [email protected] or the Telford office on 01952 581109 or send an e-mail to [email protected]

Sessions take place on the follow dates:

  • Session 1 Wednesday 16th January 2019, 9.30 am to 12pm
  • Session 2 Wednesday 23rd January 2019, 9.30 am to 12pm
  • Session 3 Wednesday 30th January 2019, 9.30 am to 12pm
  • Session 4 Wednesday 6th February 2019, 9.30 am to 12pm
  • Session 5 Wednesday 13th February 2019, 9.30 am to 12pm
  • Session 6 Wednesday 20th February 2019, 9.30 am to 12pm
Telford Tinnitus Support Group

Signal Tinnitus Support Group – Telford and Wrekin

Start Date:
29th March 2019

End Date:
29th March 2019

Start Time:
10am

End Time:
12pm

Event title: Signal Tinnitus Support Group – Telford & Wrekin
Venue: Meeting Point House, Southwater Square, Telford, TF3 4HS
Weblink: https://www.signal.org.uk/projects/united-kingdom/tinnitus-support-group/
Name: Signal
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 01743 358356
Event description: Tinnitus is a condition where sounds are heard inside a person’s head where no external source is present.

Signal’s tinnitus support groups allow people living with tinnitus to come together and develop support networks. Here they can not only exchange their stories and share their anxieties and worries, but also talk about their own coping strategies and ways in which they learn to live well with their tinnitus.

For more information please email: [email protected] or telephone 01743 358356