Category Archives: Adult services

Adult services stories.

Have you had experience of NHS mental health services in Shropshire?

24/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Shropshire Healthwatch Healthwatch Shropshire would like to hear about patients’ and carers’ experience of using NHS mental health … Continue reading »

New campaign to help reduce the risk of falls in older people

22/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
diagram of vulnerable people, linking in with preventing falls campaign

Residents and organisations across Shropshire are being asked to support a new campaign to help older people reduce their risk of falling. Continue reading »

Event to celebrate completion of travel training for students with special needs

16/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council’s specialist transport team is holding a celebration event in Shrewsbury on Thursday 1 June 2017 for students with special needs … Continue reading »

Mental Health Awareness Week: advice on hand to help people ‘Thrive not just Survive’

05/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Surviving or Thriving? - Mental Health Awareness Week

“Good mental health is more than the absence of a mental health problem.” Health and well-being organisations across Shropshire are hosting a … Continue reading »

Help choose the name of Ellesmere’s new community centre

04/05/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
the mere at ellesmere

Work has begun to transform the Meres Day Centre in Ellesmere into a new community centre for the town. The new centre … Continue reading »

Plan ahead for the May Bank Holiday to make sure you keep well

25/04/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners NHS Midlands and Lancashire Commissioning Support Unit This weekend – Friday 28 April 2017 to Monday 1 May … Continue reading »

Changing lives through paid employment

25/04/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Changing Our Lives logo

Changing Our Lives, a rights-based organisation that work in partnership with people with disabilities and mental health needs, recently issued a Quality … Continue reading »

Shropshire Council finalists in prestigious local government awards

24/04/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
logo for acheivement awards run by MJ

Shropshire Council is in the running for several prestigious awards after being named as finalists in the national Municipal Journal (MJ) Achievement … Continue reading »

See and Hear Exhibition goes from strength to strength as it celebrates its tenth successful year

19/04/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Logo for See and Hear event 2017 - 10th anniversary

Shropshire’s See and Hear Exhibition will again be hosting a fantastic range of events and activities for people with sight and hearing … Continue reading »

Partners support Shropshire Council’s Big Conversation

03/04/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Discussions are underway with vulnerable groups to seek their views on what more Shropshire Council can do in light of its financial … Continue reading »