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Cerebral Palsy Female Football Development Day

Cerebral Palsy Female Football Development Day

Cerebral Palsy Sport will be hosting a Female Cerebral Palsy Football Development Day at St Georges Park on Sunday 24th November 2019 The event takes place at St George’s Park National Football Centre, Newbrough Road, Needwood, Burton upon Trent,...
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Disability inclusive & accessible Christmas church services and events in Shrewsbury

Disability inclusive & accessible Christmas church services and events in Shrewsbury

Many people like to go to a Carol Service in the lead up to Christmas. SDN member, Phil Ramsbotham has put together a list of events you may be interested in. As Phil says " They all aim to be as inclusive and accessible as possible. "Joyful Nois...
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Accessible Family Evening at Waterworld

Accessible Family Evening at Waterworld

Waterworld host their own Additional Needs Family Nights, the next one is on Saturday 21st December from 5.30 pm-7.30 pm Tickets must be pre booked for this event. https://www.waterworld-tickets.co.uk/#special or call  01782 205747 Prices for t...
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Telford and Wrekin Council -Recruiting Mystery Customers

Telford and Wrekin Council -Recruiting Mystery Customers

Telford & Wrekin Council is recruiting members of the public as volunteer mystery customers to find out what it is like to use the council’s services.  The aim is to enable the council to gain insight into what its customers expect to try and...
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Sight Loss Opportunity Groups (SLOGs) Activities-November 2019

Sight Loss Opportunity Groups (SLOGs) Activities-November 2019

All sessions are FREE unless otherwise stated. Oswestry Group meets on Wednesday 6th November, 10 am to 12 noon  at Oswestry Library, 9 Arthur Street, Oswestry SY11 1JN Many of you will be pleased to hear that Cathy is back this month for a Cr...
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Local Help to make a new claim for Universal Credit

Local Help to make a new claim for Universal Credit

Did you know you can get help to make a new claim for Universal credit, from opening your account to receiving your first full payment. Citizens Advice Telford can offer help as the chart below.  ...
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Are local train services important to you?

Are local train services important to you?

Local train services are really important to people with disabilities and older people in our communities. Many rely on public transport to visit friends and family, attend social gatherings and hospital appointments. Please sign this petition...
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Theatre Severn and Old Market Hall access consultation

Theatre Severn and Old Market Hall access consultation

Shropshire Council has been working to review the delivery of access arrangements at Theatre Severn and the Old Market Hall in Shropshire. A review is necessary because Shropshire Council believe that the arrangements currently in place could be ina...
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New support group for people living with dementia and their family carers

New support group for people living with dementia and their family carers

Shropshire Rural Communities Charity (RCC) is expanding its support groups for people living with dementia or memory loss and the family members who care for them. Shrewsbury Care and Share Group will launch on Friday 8th November at St. Peter's C...
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Carers Rights Day

Carers Rights Day

This year Carers Rights Day is on Thursday 21st November 2019. The theme for the day is "Helping you find your way" Having the right information at the right time can make all the difference when you are caring for someone. Each year Carers UK hol...
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Your Voice Autumn 2019

Your Voice Autumn 2019

Welcome to the Autumn edition of Your Voice! This edition highlights the valuable work of Shropshire Disability Network (SDN) members - Headway Shropshire, Shropshire ME Group, and the local branch of the National Ankylosing Spondylitis Society (N...
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Take Charge of your life

Take Charge of your life

Taking Charge of your Life is a five-week course (one day a week), providing participants with techniques to help improve their confidence and self Esteem,  meet new people, share experiences in a safe environment and to realise their true value....
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