Category Archives: Children’s services

What’s stopping you? You can fit fostering around your family!

22/05/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Fostering - Foster Care Fortnight 2018

Shropshire case study What’s stopping you? You can fit fostering around your family! It’s Foster Care Fortnight (14 – 27 May) and … Continue reading »

More carers needed for local children please!

21/05/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Foster Care Fortnight 2018 - the Fostering Network

The need for more carers for local children has never been more urgent. Nick Bardsley, Shropshire Council’s Cabinet member for children’s services … Continue reading »

Shropshire, Staffordshire, Stoke and Telford & Wrekin join forces in urgent search for local foster carers

18/05/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Fostering Fortnight 2018

Every year tens of thousands of children across the UK need someone to provide foster care in the event that they are … Continue reading »

Renovation complete as New Century Court re-opens in Oswestry

17/05/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners An important young people’s service in Oswestry has re-opened following an extensive refurbishment project carried out by Shropshire … Continue reading »

People to be asked for views on proposed changes to children’s centre services

02/05/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
children in field

Plans to deliver children’s centres services from six new family hubs across Shropshire will go out to public consultation from 29 May … Continue reading »

Rural community groups encouraged to bid for youth activity funding

19/04/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Community groups providing activities for young people in Shropshire’s most rural areas can bid for funding from next Monday (23 April 2018) … Continue reading »

Video aims to help attract country’s best children’s social workers to Shropshire

07/03/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council has produced a video to help attract the country’s best children’s social workers to Shropshire. Shropshire Council is currently recruiting … Continue reading »

Cold weather alert: update on disruptions to council services and cold weather advice

02/03/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

as of Friday 2 March 2018 11.30am. Continue reading »

Cold weather alert: update on disruptions to council services and cold weather advice

01/03/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Update as of 5:00pm Thursday 1 March. Continue reading »

Cold weather alert: update on disruptions to council services and cold weather advice

01/03/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Snow and cold weather is affecting schools, roads and some council services. School closures For information about any school closures due to bad … Continue reading »