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Covid sculpture appeal launched by Lord-Lieutenant of Shropshire more

Published: 19th Jul, 2021

The Lord-Lieutenant of Shropshire has launched an appeal to raise £16,000 for a sculpture to commemorate the difficult times people and communities have experienced during the Covid-19 pandemic. The sculpture, which will go on...

Volunteers needed to support those deprived of liberty more

Published: 16th Jul, 2021

Shropshire RCC is looking for volunteers to be personal advocates for people living in residential care homes. The volunteer roles are to act as representatives for those who lack capacity under the Mental Capacity Act and who...

Adults are invited to ‘grab a jab’ this weekend without the need to book more

Published: 16th Jul, 2021

Vaccination sites across Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin are opening their doors to all adults this weekend (17and 18 July) as part of the national 'Grab a Jab' campaign. NHS COVID-19 vaccination sites will be operating across...

Grant boost helps workers get back on the road more

Published: 13th Jul, 2021

A Shropshire RCC project that helped key workers travel to their jobs during the pandemic has received over £18,000 in grant support. Wheels2Work lends mopeds and electric bikes to people who struggle to get to their place of work...

Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin youngsters call on others to ‘get the jab done’ more

Published: 8th Jul, 2021

Young people from across Shropshire have joined forces to encourage others to get their COVID-19 vaccine, play their part in stopping the impact of Covid-19 and help us to return to 'normal' life.

Shropshire RCC launches Wellbeing Resource Hub more

Published: 6th Jul, 2021

Shropshire Rural Communities Charity (Shropshire RCC) has set up a new online platform for organisations to share resources, ideas, information and best practice. The Wellbeing Resource Hub, which is free to access for voluntary...

Covid vaccine and testing centre volunteers - Wall of Pride more

Published: 4th Jun, 2021

Since January 2021, Community Resource has been working with the county's health and care organisations to recruit and manage a volunteer workforce to support Covid vaccination and lateral flow test centres. More...

Vaccine and testing volunteers recognised by Lord-Lieutenant of Shropshire more

Published: 27th May, 2021

The Lord-Lieutenant of Shropshire has paid tribute to over 900 volunteers who have supported the Covid vaccine and testing efforts across Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin. The group of 926 people were recruited at the beginning of...