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About us

Who we are

We are a charity supporting elderly and vulnerable people in the market town of Bishop's Castle and surrounding rural area of Shropshire.

Our constitution states: "The Object of the Friends shall be to promote the health, safety and well-being of people in the Community, whether at home, in the Community Hospital or in Stone House care home."

Our role is to raise awareness of people's needs in the community, Stone House Care Home and Bishop's Castle Community Hospital and raise funds to meet those needs.

What do Friends do ?

Assist with projects that will be of benefit to people in the community of Bishop's Castle and surrounding rural area:  Friends have supported:


Provide funding in Hospital and Care Home to enhance the environment and facilities to benefit the experience of patients and service users.


Friends' volunteers provide regular services in Hospital and Home

How can you support the Friends?

 Become a member  5 p.a. Membership secretary 01588 638210
 Become a volunteer   Chair  01588  638338
 Join the committee     Chair  01588 638338

History of the Friends