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New partnership to deliver wellbeing support in Shropshire more

Published: 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.
 

Hearing support service honoured with Mayor's award more

Published: 1st Apr, 2019

Shropshire RCC is delighted to have received a grant from the Telford & Wrekin Mayoral Fund for our Hearing Loss Support Service. Two of the service’s hard-working volunteers – Thelma Hall and Sally Joyner – were presented...
 

Clinic launched to support Shrewsbury hearing aid wearers more

Published: 18th Mar, 2019

Shropshire RCC is bringing its successful drop-in clinics for hearing aid wearers to Shrewsbury this month. We manage 16 clinics, which are free to attend for anyone who wears a hearing aid supplied by the Shrewsbury and Telford...
 

Applications open for Shropshire Community Fund grants more

Published: 21st Feb, 2019

Organisations are being invited to apply for grants available from the Shropshire Community Fund before the deadline next month.
 

Shropshire chapel feeling flush after eco loo funding more

Published: 11th Feb, 2019

A 12th century chapel in south Shropshire has received a grant to provide an innovative solution to a basic necessity missing from the building – toilets! The chapel in Heath, near Boulden, hosts services and community...
 

Quest for Shropshire's best village hall quizzers continues more

Published: 28th Jan, 2019

In the dark, cold months of winter, a battle is quietly raging on in village halls across Shropshire to find the best in the county – at quizzes! The Shropshire Village Halls Quiz was established over 30 years ago to encourage...
 

Village hall fitness group tackles local loneliness more

Published: 23rd Jan, 2019

This week is Village Halls Week, a campaign by national body ACRE and its network (including us!) to celebrate rural community spaces and the people who keep them going. The 2019 campaign is focusing on how village halls provide a...
 

Shropshire RCC receives £60k from national loneliness fund more

Published: 7th Jan, 2019

We are delighted to share that we have received over £60,000 from a fund set up by the Government to help tackle loneliness. Shropshire RCC is the only organisation in the county, and one of just 126 across England, to be awarded...