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.
News & Media
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.
20.12.2019 10 tips for staying warm at home this winter
Winter is upon us, and in Shropshire as with many other parts of the country, many people struggle with the cost of heating their homes.
28.10.2019 Affordable housing event at The Coppice
The team at Right Home, Right Place were delighted to host an affordable housing event earlier this month at The Coppice, a wonderful new Extra Care care facility managed by Shire Living.
16.9.2019 Dispelling the myths about affordable housing
In this article, we talk to Adrian Cooper, Shropshire Council’s Planning Policy & Strategy Manager of Economic Growth, about the myths around affordable housing.
12.7.2019 Prees lays foundations for new community-led scheme
A new community-led rural housing development will be delivered in Press parish in north Shropshire within the next two years.
23.6.2019 How affordable housing benefits rural communities
Providing affordable housing for local people with specific housing needs is a crucial part of maintaining vibrant, active and thriving communities in the towns and villages throughout Shropshire.