Category Archives: Children Services

Excellent results for Shropshire’s 2016 GCSE students

19/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire’s GCSE students and their teachers are being congratulated as new figures show that 2016 was another good year for GCSE results. … Continue reading »

Shropshire Adoption Service Chair recognised in Queen’s New Year Honours List

13/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Chair of Shropshire and Telford and Wrekin Koint Adoption Service is awarded an MBE.

The Chair of Shropshire Council’s and Telford and Wrekin Council’s Joint Adoption Service, Mike Roughan has been awarded a Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE). Continue reading »

Shropshire’s Big Conversation continues

09/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Get involved in the Big Conversation

Residents and organisations across Shropshire are being invited to give their views on what more the council can do in light of … Continue reading »

Student accommodation accreditation scheme launches in Shropshire

06/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
A row of houses

In response to increasing demand for student accommodation following the growth of University Centre Shrewsbury, Shropshire Council has launched an accreditation scheme … Continue reading »

Children and young people asked for views on health and well-being services

06/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
A picture of some children smiling

Children and young people across Shropshire are being invited to have their say on public health services. The survey asks young people about … Continue reading »

Have your say on children’s health and well-being services

06/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
children in field

Parents, carers and professionals supporting children and young people are invited to have their say on public health services for children and … Continue reading »

Children’s home near Shrewsbury rated ‘outstanding’ by inspectors for fourth year in a row

06/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

A Shropshire Council-run children’s home near Shrewsbury has again been rated ‘outstanding’ by Government inspectors, following an inspection in November 2016. It … Continue reading »

Making Christmas special for Shropshire care leavers

22/12/2016 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Some of the many and varied gifts for Christmas care leavers

For the past four years, Shropshire Council’s leaving care team has run “Operation Christmas Care Leaver”, a scheme for Shropshire Council staff … Continue reading »

Free public lecture explores the work of female stained glass designers in the Arts and Crafts Movement

21/12/2016 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury  A free public lecture, exploring the original contribution of the Arts and Crafts Movement to … Continue reading »

Shropshire’s Big Conversation continues

15/12/2016 / Leave a comment / Permalink
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Residents and organisations across Shropshire are being invited to give their views on what more the council can do in light of its financial challenges due to ongoing cuts in government funding. Continue reading »