Changes coming to Civil Parking Enforcement

Please don’t make us give you a parking ticket. From 31 January 2020 we will be able to issue fines. Please park legally and considerately.

Changes coming to Civil Parking Enforcement

Understanding Telford and Wrekin

The 'Understanding Telford and Wrekin' document, our main Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNA) product, is designed to:

  • provide an overview of the population of Telford and Wrekin
  • build a picture of the social, cultural, health and economic profile of communities
  • help the Council and partners identify the communities in need of support
  • help the Council and partners to evaluate the appropriateness of services and activities currently offered and whether these meet the needs of communities
  • help the Council and partners to set appropriate priorities and targets as part of the service and financial planning process.

The profile contains six chapters:

Chapter one: JSNA Executive Summaries

  • JSNA Executive Summary.
  • JSNA Headline Messages - Understanding Telford and Wrekin (by profile chapter).
  • JSNA Headline Messages - Understanding Telford and Wrekin (by the three localities: Hadley Castle; Lakeside South; The Wrekin).
  • JSNA Headline Messages - Understanding Telford and Wrekin (by different age groups: Children and Young. People; Working Age Adults; Older People).
  • View further information in Appendix one

Chapter two: Population and Characteristics

  • Population estimates and projections, including fertility and mortality rates.
  • Demographic information including ethnicity, religion, sexual identity and migration.
  • Cross border service users.
  • Household composition including dependent children, lone parents, carers.
  • View further information in Appendix two

Chapter three: Being Healthy

  • General health of the population, including life expectancy, mortality, long term limiting illness, physical disability, mental health, dementia and lowliness.
  • Prevalence of various health conditions.
  • Hospital attendance and admissions, including by reason.
  • Low birth weight, teenage pregnancy rates, smoking in pregnancy and breastfeeding rates.
  • Healthy lifestyle rates including smoking, binge drinking, drug use, physical activity, excess weight and obesity.
  • View further information in Appendix three

Chapter four: Staying Safe

  • Rates of children presenting to Safeguarding services.
  • Homelessness and households in temporary accommodation.
  • Crime and anti social behaviour rates by crime type.
  • View further information in Appendix four

Chapter five: Enjoying and Achieving

  • Attainment rates at all key stages, absence rates and population qualifications.
  • View further information in Appendix five

Chapter six: Economic Wellbeing

  • Income deprivation rates, unemployment, benefit claimant rates, NEETs, fuel poverty.
  • Mosaic categories of the population.
  • View further information in Appendix six

All chapters and appendices in one area can be downloaded from Understanding Telford and Wrekin either as separate chapters or a whole document.

We also produce some 2-page summaries of Key Facts about the Borough.

View previous versions of this document.

Last updated: 4.29pm on Tuesday 10 September 2019

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