Tag: social care

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“Without them, we would not be able to cope” – Salford City Council announces Real Living Wage increase to £9.90 for care workers

https://www.flickr.com/photos/bcgovphotos/45061808394   Salford City Council has announced it will pay all social care workers in Salford the Real Living Wage […]

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“This will have an effect on many people in Salford”- Government changes rules on personal care

Salford residents could be disadvantaged under the government’s planned changes to the social care cap rules. From 2023 no one […]

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Possible disruption to Salford Care Organisation’s switchboard tonight

Ilmicrofono Oggiono via Flickr https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0 Salford Care Organisation have warned that callers may experience some disruption when calling their main […]

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Healthwatch Salford to host their ‘Equality’ themed open forum

Healthwatch Salford are encouraging the community to get involved in improving health and social care across the city through their […]

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“They deserve the best for all they have done for the country” – Army Veteran of over 30 years joins Broughton House Veteran Care Village

Army Veteran, Colin Adams, aged 50, has spent more than 30 years as a regular in the British Army has […]

Salford City Council budget is passed with social workers seeing their wage increase

Mayor Paul Dennett’s budget was passed earlier today after deliberations about multiple issues facing Salford. A budget posed by Salford […]

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“This is your home, stay here” – Home Instead Salford sheds light on care problem with new TV campaign

A Salford healthcare organisation is hoping to “change the way that we conceptualise getting older” through a new national TV […]

Manchester & Salford Council of Social Service celebrates 100 years

Manchester & Salford Council of Social Service celebrates 100 years

Today marks 100 years since the creation of the Manchester & Salford Council of Social Service, offering support for the residents of both cities.

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“An exceptionally challenging year”: Salford Council sends bleak letter to residents about tax rises and funding

Salford City Council will increase council tax by 3% next financial year, the maximum amount allowed before a local referendum is triggered.