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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Please note that in light of the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, users should take heed of the current information available from GOV.UK:

Therefore, the groups, clubs and societies listed within the Shropshire Community Directory may still be unable to meet, and there may also be a reduced service available from other local and national organisations.

For more information, please contact the individual groups or organisations listed. Stay alert and stay safe.

Shropshire Carers' Support Service (Crossroads Together)


The Carers’ Support Service provides information, advice, help and support to adults who are caring for someone over 18; family members, friends and neighbours who are supporting someone who is frail and elderly, has a physical disability, learning disability, long term condition, mental health or substance misuse problem. The service includes a telephone support line, home visits and 1:1 advice and information, carer training, newsletter, support groups, outings, events and activities across Shropshire.

Respite Breaks - Crossroads Together Carer Support Workers can provide practical respite care in the home, so that carers can take a well earned break, safe in the knowledge that their loved one is in safe hands. This can be through a private paid arrangement or funded basis (if you are eligible).

For more information, please call the support line on 01743 341995, or follow the link to visit their website.

Contact Details

[01743 341995 (Monday to Thursday 9am to 5pm; Friday 9am to 4pm) Carers Support Line: 0333 323 1990]

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Young Carers
Crossroads Together's Young Carers Service supports young people up to the age of 18 who have a significant caring role at home for a family member. Follow the related link below for more information.

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