Category Archives: Adult services

Adult services stories.

Carers Rights Day: Looking after someone who could not manage without your help?

23/11/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Carers Rights Day – Friday 24 November 2017:  Looking after someone who could not manage without your help? Ask about a free … Continue reading »

Council achieves current target in getting people out of hospital sooner

20/11/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council’s adult social care has achieved its current target in ensuring that patients don’t stay in hospital longer than they need … Continue reading »

Decisions made by Cabinet on 15 November 2017 – and video of meeting

15/11/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The following decisions were made by Shropshire Council’s Cabinet at its meeting today (Wednesday 15 November 2017). To see the full agenda and papers, click here. … Continue reading »

New video shows how partnerships and local communities are improving the lives and health of local residents

10/11/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Organisations in Shropshire are working together to identify and support people who have potential health and well-being concerns. Continue reading »

Volunteers wanted at smallholding for adults with learning disabilities

07/11/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Greenacres Farm in Walford Health are looking for volunteers to join their small but dynamic team in supporting adults with learning disabilities. Continue reading »

Event marks beginning of bringing organisations together to improve people’s lives through innovative assistive technology

01/11/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

An event to begin a debate about how and where assistive technology will evolve and help improve the lives of Shropshire people … Continue reading »

Return to Social Work Programme launched to retain 100 social workers

31/10/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Local Government Association (LGA) The LGA, in partnership with central government and with the support of Government Equalities Office, is … Continue reading »

Looking after someone who could not manage without your help? Ask about a free flu vaccination today

31/10/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Health organisations across Shropshire are urging those who care for an older person, or  person with disabilities, to stay well this winter, … Continue reading »

Donate your winter fuel allowance to help an older person keep warm

26/10/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin A local charity supporting older people in Shropshire is asking for donations … Continue reading »

Over 65? – protect yourself from flu and stay well this winter

26/10/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
health worker appealing for vulnerbale gropups to take up flu jab

Health organisations across Shropshire are urging those over 65 years of age to stay well this winter by protecting themselves against flu. … Continue reading »