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Job Opportunity - Nail Carer

Nail Carer - Part Time initially £7.50 per hourWe are looking for a keen individual willing to learn and train as a Qualified Nail Carer. Working closely with ILP Foot Health

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Councils completing ILP Trusted Assessor Courses

The following councils have completed a number of Trusted Assessor (TA) Courses with ILP:East Lindsey District CouncilKirklees CouncilCornwall CouncilCheshire West and Chester CouncilStratford CouncilLondon Borough of HaveringIslington Borough Council 

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Trusted Assessor courses coming up

We will be running a Trusted Assessor course here on 5th/6th of October, to find out more please contact the centre on 01743 250 820, we look forward to hearing from you. 

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ILP Annual Service Review 2016

Please see details of ILP's Service review carried out in October of 2016.https://tinyurl.com/n65rcou

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Language and Disability - By Peter Mittler

Peter Mittler has been working in the wider disability field for some 60 years: as a clinical psychologist, parent, academic, director of a large research centre on learning disability at Manchester

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Armed Forces Day 22nd March 2017

Independent Living Partnership Ltd will be hosting an armed forces day exhibition for multiple organizations to offer advice and information to armed forces veterans, serving personnel and their families. A few more organisations are

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Me and You Project

Interesting new service from The Albrighton Trust - Me & You Project. The Me & You Project is a Lottery funded project for young people aged 15-25, with special educational needs, learning difficulties and/or

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Rail travel tips for people with disabilities

Rail Traveling with Physical DisabilitiesAccording to the UK government, there were more than 11.9 million people with some form of disability living in the United Kingdom in 2011/2012 (Gov.uk, 2014).  The

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Visitors advised to call before arriving on spec

Due to staff shortages we do not have the capacity to see visitors who arrive on spec. To avoid disappointment, please telephone us on 01743 210 820.

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ILP Service Review

Our Service Review carried out in October 2014 is ready to view. We carried out a separate review for Shropshire clients and for Telford clients, links below.  Shropshire Review Telford Review 

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Lottery Scam

Action Fraud – Lottery ScamThis is a message sent via The Neighbourhood & Home Watch Network (England & Wales). This information has been sent on behalf of Action Fraud (National Fraud

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Hidden Cameras The Facts

Hidden Cameras: The FactsNew EasyRead guidance from the Care Quality Commission.The latest EasyRead information, using the Inspired.pics EasyRead ClipArt Collection.  The Care Quality Commission yesterday posted its new guidance on the

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New Trusted Assessor Refresher courses

ILP are now running Refresher courses for Trusted Assessors who have completed any accredited Trusted Assessor course. To find out more information please follow the link to the courses section. http://www.ilp-ltd.co.uk/ilt_course_list.php?id=8

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Hip Op Hurray

 After a Hip Operation the NHS will provide you with basic equipment. Other equipmentyou may need you can buy or hire from ILP Post Hip Op Equipment

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ILP at the See Hear Exhibition 2014

ILP held a store in this year's See Hear Exhibition held at the Sundorne sports village. We would like to say a big thank you for all those that came out

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Fund Raiser

Karen Strefford, Moving and Handling Advisor is planning a number of events to raise funds for Young Carers Group and Ronald MacDonald fund for supporting families of children staying at Birmingham

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ILP Service Review results 2013

The results from last years annual service review are now online, please click on the links below for the full details.Shropshire Service ReviewTelford and Wrekin Service Review

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Nail Care Birthday Parties

Why not have a nail care party? No mileage is charged for six or more people together.Contact 01743 210 820 for more details and to make a booking.  

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Times are changing

David Hall, director of ILP, will no longer work out of the office in Shrewsbury. Due to contract cuts it has been necessary for David to seek alternative work. He will

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What is PIP

Personal Independence Payment will replace Disabled Living Allowance in stages from October 2013. For more information, look at our guidelines or view full details on Department for Work and Pensions Website

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ILP Nail Care Service

Are you interested in Nail Care and healthy feet? ILP have been providing this service since June 2012. If you are interested in an appointment or would like to find out

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NHS 111 Update

Shropdoc have agreed for the NHS 111 number to be diverted to their out of hours phone line for local patients for the next 3-4 weeks. Find out more via the

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ILP Service Review 2012

ILP has completed its 2012 annual service review.  See the results for… Shropshire ReviewTelford Review

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SDN - Your Voice Newsletter

You can find the latest YourVoice newletter via Shropshire Disability Network (SDN) here;YourVoice-March-2013

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Effects of Bedroom Tax

Joseph Rowntree Foundation  The bedroom tax ignores the link between home and healthThe emotional costs of ‘bedroom tax’ could far exceed savings in housing benefits, says Karen Wilson.Blog by Karen Wilson How to

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ILP at See and Hear Shropshire Event 2013

ILP will be on display at this event held at the Sundorne Sports Village on Wednesday 15th of May between 10am and 4pm. ILP will also be giving away a super

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What is Telecare

What is Telecare?We seem to be bombarded with words like Telecare and Telehealth, these days. If you are not familiar with these terms then you may be put off looking into

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ILP New Services

ILP are now offering two new servicesMoving / Adapting housesReturn to work assessment / Training packageMoving / Adapting housesIf you are thinking or are in the process of buying a new

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Figaro CIC

Shropshire council like many others throughout England, are facing significant challenges with the way they provide day care services to adults, given the current economic pressures and requirements to generate £1,950,000

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Building a business case for investing in adaptive technologies in England

Please download the full article below;Building a busines cass for investing in adaptive technologies in England

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ILP Christmas Hamper Winner - 2011

ILP's mission statement is 'Helping you to help yourself'. We provide an impartial consultation service on equipment available from community services and also have a sales support service for those who

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Cold Weather Plan

Department of Health issues Cold Weather Plan for England The Cold Weather Plan for England was issued on 1 November 2011 by the Department of Health.It is part of the wider suite

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Public Awareness Press Release

Independent Living Partnership Ltd (ILP) have received a number of calls recently regarding companies contacting elderly and vulnerable people in Shropshire to sell items suitable for people with poor mobility or

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Wheelchair accessibility research wanted

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Hire Equipment

ILP have been hiring out high back chairs and lightweight wheelchairs for the past five years. We began hiring these particular items simply because there was a demand for them.We found

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How To Make Savings With Trusted Assessor Accredited Training

How To Make Savings With Trusted Assessor Accredited TrainingWho: Existing StaffWhat: Assessment of need in any area of their work I.E able to identify environment and physical need which could result

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VAT Rate Change

All of our Prices in our products page have now been updated according to the new VAT rate of 20%

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Tabtime super 8

A nice video explaining a practical device to help manage medication, for those with dementia or those looking to make taking medication that little bit easier. Click on link below to

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we have successfully completed our ISO 9001 audit

ILP are proud to announce that we have recently successfully completed our ISO 9001 audit and had our accreditation reviewed.  

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Simplaphone in ILC

Simplaphone are providing the Independent Living Centre (ILC) with a demonstration model of there phone. The phone provides an easy to use touch screen menu with custom photos of family and

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Communication Champion

We would like to formally congratulate Amanda Morris in her seconded role as Communication Champion with Shropshire Council.  Amanda will be working for half a day a week to inform, consult

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Parkinsons Group Tour

Article from the Parkinsons Group www.shrewsburyparkinsons.co.ukOn Thursday 5th August 2010 our monthly branch meeting moved to The Lantern, Meadow Farm Drive, Harlescott where we were given a guided tour of the

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Guide to Hearing Aids

According to The Royal National Institute for Deaf People, there are in total 8,945,000 deaf and hard of hearing people in the UK, 2,474,000 between 16 to 60. There are many

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In Control

ILP are now members of In Control and attended the BIG EVENT in Liverpool.  Excellent conference in an excellent venue.  In Control are the forerunners of personal budgets and have a

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ILP Catalogue

We have released our very own catalogue that can be downloaded from our site or you can collect one from our main centre in Shrewsbury.  The catalogue contains helpful items in

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Sales Support Expanding

ILP is delighted to announce that we have expanded our sales support service into Church Stretton. We have developed a partnership with Mayfair in Church Stretton to ensure access to assitive

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Second Hand Equipment Website

A New website has been launched for people wishing to donate, sell or recycle equipment they no longer use has been launched by disabled gear ( www.disabledgear.com ) Headlined “disability equipment,

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EXCITING NEW JOB OPPORTUNITIES FOR

Occupational Therapists (OT's), Occupational Therapy Assistants (OTA's) or Trusted Assessors (TA)Looking for sessional or locum workILP would welcome enquiries regarding potential work within Shropshire County either the public or private sector.Those

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Independent Living Centre

The ILC has a permanent display of equipment set in a "House" arrangement. All items of equipment are designed to empower people and increase independence. ILC Occupational Therapist can advise and assess for

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Whitchurch Satellite

Whitchurch Satellite assessments will now be held once a week on a Wednesday, these are appointment based sessions only. Assessments will be with an Occupational Therapist and will last approximately 45

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New Satellite opening in Market Drayton - July 2008

Helping you to help yourselfThe Independent Living Partnership is opening a new satellite centre at Raven House, 129 Cheshire Street Market Drayton. The satellite centre will be opening on Monday 21st

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Appointment system introduced at Whitchurch - June 2008

Our satellite centre at Whitchurch Community Hospital will introducing an appointment system from the beginning of July 2008. Due to the success of our Thursday morning sessions, people have been having

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Use a Direct Payment to increase choice - Feb 08

Direct Payments for EquipmentKnow your RightsDid you know that if you are eligible for free equipment from Shropshire County Council, you are also eligible to a direct payment?What is a Direct

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