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We have now changed our name from Shropshire RCC to Community Resource.

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Wheels2Work moves up a gear with five new bikes more

Published: 22nd Feb, 2022

A life-changing project to help Shropshire people get to and from work has just moved up a gear - with the arrival of five shiny new mopeds. Wheels2Work provides mopeds and e-bikes to those workers, often in rural...
 

New courses launched to help Shropshire community groups more

Published: 22nd Feb, 2022

Community groups within Shropshire are being invited to take part in a wide range of training courses to help them 'survive and thrive'. The varied topics are open to...
 

CEO Update - Some news... more

Published: 14th Feb, 2022

I would like to announce that after just over 22 years of leading Community Resource I have made the decision to take early retirement later this year. It hasn’t been an easy decision to make, and I have been thinking about it...
 

Clinic supporting NHS hearing aid wearers reopening in Wem more

Published: 11th Feb, 2022

Community Resource is re-starting its popular clinic for NHS hearing aid wearers in Wem next month. We manage eight Hearing Loss Support Hubs, which are free to attend for anyone who wears a hearing aid supplied by the Shrewsbury...
 

Callout for Shropshire households to join community oil buying club more

Published: 1st Feb, 2022

Community Resource is urging rural households to help tackle increased living costs by joining its community oil buying scheme. We set up our Oil Buying Club in 2011 to reduce the heating costs of those in off-gas areas. ...
 

CEO Update - Different blues this January (and how a new grant scheme can help) more

Published: 21st Jan, 2022

Hi everyone I hope you made it past ‘Blue Monday’ fairly unscathed and your inboxes weren’t too cluttered with marketing emails extolling the virtues of spending your blues away! You may have spent some of the...
 

Grant scheme launched for groups offering self-isolation support more

Published: 17th Jan, 2022

Community Resource has launched a grant scheme for organisations helping people self-isolating. We're offering grants between £500 and £7,000 for projects that help people who have faced challenges including loneliness, isolation...
 

Shropshire charities invited to question-busting events more

Published: 13th Jan, 2022

Shropshire charities are being invited to a series of events designed to answer some of the most pressing questions facing not-for-profit and voluntary organisations. Subjects in the spotlight will include recruiting young people...