As part of this year’s Rural Housing Week, we take a closer look at a wonderful example of how a rural Shropshire community came together to shape its housing future.
News & Media
15.6.2020 How to Get Urgent Housing Support in Lockdown
Fiona Whitaker, Acting Senior Housing Options Officer at Shropshire Council, explains how people in Shropshire are being affected by the pandemic, and provides information on how Shropshire Council can help those with urgent housing needs during the lockdown.
4.6.2020 Explore Marches Community Led Housing
Marches Community Led Housing are hosting a series of online events to spread awareness of an alternative way to create local housing opportunities in Shropshire, Herefordshire, and Telford & Wrekin.
21.5.2020 Picture Gallery | The View from my Shropshire Window
Inspired by the ‘View from my Window’ Facebook group, where people around the world share their lockdown view, we’ve created our own gallery of views here in Shropshire.
7.5.2020 The team helping to feed Shropshire in lockdown
People across the UK have been affected by COVID-19 in a number of ways, but one of the biggest challenges for many has been accessing food.
22.4.2020 Shropshire towns and parishes come together
In these difficult times, one of the things we can all take comfort from is the incredible support that can be seen throughout communities across the country.
22.4.2020 Shropshire Council community support links
As the need to stay at home continues, Shropshire Council has quickly mobilised to support residents, businesses and communities through the COVID-19 crisis.
21.4.2020 Distance learning courses with County Training
Self-isolation can be challenging, but many people are using the lockdown to improve their knowledge by learning valuable new career skills.
8.4.2020 Looking after mental and physical health at home
For many of us, self-isolation during the COVID-19 outbreak can present significant challenges for our mental and physical wellbeing.
27.3.2020 5 ways to help your community during COVID
Despite self-isolation and social distancing measures, communities across the county and the rest of the country are coming together in a show of support.
17.3.2020 Housing support during COVID-19 outbreak
In light of the recent COVID-19 outbreak, we’ve been closely following government guidance and putting in place contingency plans for the delivery of our affordable housing support services. The health and wellbeing of our colleagues, customers and communities continues to be our primary focus, so as of today, most of the Affordable Housing Team will […]
12.2.2020 HomePoint and social housing: how does it work?
In this month’s blog, we talk to Laura Fisher, Housing Services Manager at Shropshire Council, about HomePoint.