A survey has been launched to identify the needs of carer’s in the area.
If you are a carer and the person you care for has accessed services provided at Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital Trust during 2018/19 we would welcome your feedback via the following survey: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/8GCC3MQ
The survey will be run until the end of May 2019.
Eye Care Services
Shrewsbury & Telford Hospital Trust are keen to hear from Ophthalmology patients. If you have used their ophthalmology service please complete the survey here: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/1810EyeCare
They will also be carrying out face-to-face surveying in the Eye clinics, and paper copies of the survey will be available at reception in each clinic.
For more information or if you require paper copies of the survey to be sent out, please contact Kate Ballinger, Community Engagement Facilitator, Shrewsbury and Telford Hospitals, 01743 492390 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org
A survey of people affected by dementia
Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Dementia Action Alliance is carrying out a survey, details can be found here
Everybody Active Everyday
Public Health England have published 'Everybody Active Everyday', a plan and guidance report, which outlines how we can all be more active. In this the vital role played in the lives of individuals and communities every day by the vouluntary sector is acknowledged and actions specific to the voluntary sector in making an inactive society more active have been highlighted. Click here to follow the link.
Shropshire Health and Wellbeing Board agreed that 2015 would be the Year of Physical Activity, with the objective of increasing people's awareness of the importance of physical activity to overall health and wellbeing and in doing so creating a more physically active Shropshire. A Physical Activity Strategy is currently in production, highlighting 'Everybody Active Everyday' actions being taken across Shropshire. They would like to highlight the good things being done within our voluntary sector to promote a physically active society both now and in the future. If you're a voluntary organisation and would like to contribute to this strategy please click on survey to complete.
National Centre for Mental Health
The NCMH works to improve diagnosis, treatment and support for people affected by mental illness. They are looking for people with or without mental health problems to help them with their research. For details of how to get involved click here.