Our charity is keen to support anyone seeking recovery, and also to support their friends and family. We are very aware that the recovery journey can be a real struggle, especially financially. For this reason, we offer grants to individuals, to assist them in this. Please download the grant application form to apply. If you […]
During the Covid Crisis, the numbers of people drinking alcohol to excess has grown. Sadly the numbers of those dying as a result of alcohol misuse has also risen dramatically. In response to this, Share has produced an alcohol information leaflet for distribution locally. Because we are aware that most people buy alcohol at their […]
During the 2020 national lockdown, we wanted to find a way to allow people to meet safely and support each other. We are very aware that maintaining social networks is crucial, especially for those in recovery. So Share carried out regular weekly outdoor litter-picks in the Quarry Park in the centre of Shrewsbury. We used […]
In January 2020 we started holding monthly public meetings in the University Centre Shrewsbury. These open meetings were held to encourage our local community to come along and share their stories about alcohol addiction. We wanted to create a safe place where we could start a conversation about addiction and listen to what people had […]
In 2019 we were involved in organising Shrewsbury’s first ever International Comic Festival called Comics Salopia. This event brought Comic art stars from all over the world together to celebrate this art form in Shrewsbury. Share was proud to sponsor a Fabulous Cosplay parade through the town, and we awarded trophies for five categories of […]
Last year we were pleased to work with Shrewsbury Football Club in the Community to produce a health awareness video which is played to football fans during matches.