Shropshire Taking Part works within the Advice Advocacy Welfare and Benefits, AAWB.

AAWB provides access to appropriate advice and advocacy services to meet the needs of people when they need it and to improve the policies and practices that affect people’s lives.


Telford and Wrekin Taking Part works within Well-being and Independence Partnership WIP  which provides information, advice, advocacy and guidance on;-

  • Informal carers services, adult and children

  • Welfare Benefits for carers and cared for

  • Community care

  • Services to promote and support independence

  • Personal budgets\Paying for care

  • Support and coping strategies for dealing with long term health conditions


Training is provided by Taking Part either by us as an organisation or working in partnership with other organisations.  We train other clients and professionals.