Category Archives: Health events

Healthwatch Shropshire recruiting for a new Chief Officer

25/05/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Shropshire Healthwatch Healthwatch Shropshire is recruiting for a new Chief Officer. We are looking for someone to join … Continue reading »

West Midlands councils rally behind Dementia Action Week

23/05/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Dementia Action Week 2018

News from our partners West Midlands Association of Directors of Adult Social Services Councils across the West Midlands are working with Alzheimer’s Society to … Continue reading »

Alzheimer’s Society report reveals the human cost of a social care system crippled by cuts

22/05/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Dementia Action Week 2018

News from our partners Alzheimer’s Society Alzheimer’s Society is today (Tuesday 22 May 2018) launching a new report, Dementia – the true … Continue reading »

New adult social care survey asks local people to tell us how they seek advice and support to keep themselves well

18/05/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council’s adult social care team have launched a survey to ask people across the county about the services and activities they use … Continue reading »

Enable celebrates Mental Health Awareness Week with additional funding

18/05/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
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This week is Mental Health Awareness Week (14-20 May 2018) and Shropshire has been awarded extra funds to help people with serious mental … Continue reading »

Blue Butterfly Appeal will raise funds to support patients with dementia

18/05/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Butterflies - dementia

News from our partners Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust (SaTH) SaTH has announced a new fundraising campaign to support patients living … Continue reading »

Walking football team lend support for men’s health screening service

16/05/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin Members of the Shrewsbury Walking Football Club, for players over the age … Continue reading »

Mental Health Awareness Week: Coronation Street story serves as a reminder that it’s OK to talk about suicide and mental health

16/05/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Mental Health Awareness Week 2018

Coronation Street’s poignant story that centred around suicide, and the early days of suicide bereavement, serves as a reminder to Shropshire’s and … Continue reading »

Sports guests kick off national See and Hear event

14/05/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Sports guests kick off national See and Hear event Continue reading »

Mental Health Awareness Week – Advice and support on hand at Let’s talk mental health event

14/05/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Local residents and practioners are invited to come along to Shropshire’s Let’s Talk Mental Health event at The Lantern, Shrewsbury on Tuesday 15 May 2018 Continue reading »