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Call-out boosts Whitchurch Good Neighboursmore

18th Jun, 2019
People in Whitchurch have stepped up to support a community group which had only one volunteer. ‘Good Neighbours’ groups are run by local people who want to offer a helping hand...
 

Volunteers' Week - Thelma's Storymore

5th Jun, 2019
Thelma has been volunteering for Shropshire RCC’s Hearing Loss Support Service for 23 years. She helps people adjust to wearing new hearing aids, providing advice, support and information through home visits and drop in clinics. ...
 

Volunteers' Week - Bryan's storymore

5th Jun, 2019
Shropshire RCC’s oil buying scheme was established in 2011 to offer off-gas households in Shropshire the chance to join together to get the best price for their heating oil. Our scheme is not-for-profit, only charging an annual...
 

Cupcakes, concerts and getting competitive - a Care and Share updatemore

23rd May, 2019
This Dementia Action Week, Care and Share Project Officer Nickie Long shares some insight into one of her Care and Share groups. ‘How do I pipe musical notes onto cupcakes?’ My colleagues don’t bat an eyelid -...
 

Community oil buying scheme expands into Staffordshire more

25th Apr, 2019
Shropshire RCC is inviting rural households in Staffordshire to join our successful community oil buying scheme. We set up the fuel buying service in 2011 to reduce the heating costs of those in off-gas areas, and is the largest...
 

£3m grant for village halls launchedmore

9th Apr, 2019
Applications are now open for a new £3 million government fund to help village halls with the cost of refurbishments. The scheme is being managed by Action for Communities in Rural England (ACRE) on behalf of Defra. ...
 

Radio chat & community choir concert – Wheels2Workmore

8th Apr, 2019
Spring is typically a busy time for our Wheels2Work project, with the idea of commuting on a moped or electric bike becoming more appealing as the weather improves! Along with the day-to-day running of it, we have also been out and...
 

New partnership to deliver wellbeing support in Shropshiremore

4th Apr, 2019
Shropshire RCC is delighted to announce that we are joining forces with a number of local organisations to deliver services which support people’s wellbeing and independence.
 

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