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02 Apr 20

Our Little Heath Care Home and Reablement Centre opens its doors

On Wednesday 1 April, our Little Heath Care Home and Reablement Centre officially opened its doors.

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20 Mar 20

Post from Poppy: Residents receive personalised letters

After hearing about recent Coronavirus updates, Poppy, five, wanted to put a smile on residents' faces with personalised cards and gifts. 

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12 Mar 20

From ice skating extraordinaire to community carer

Amanda Brooks hung up her ice skates after over 40 years and started a new career in community care.

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04 Mar 20

Little Heath: The Finishing Touches

Little Heath, our new Care Home and Reablement Centre, has reached the final phase of completion and is now fully furnished.

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27 Feb 20

Our February Wellbeing Month

Throughout the month of February we have taken part in ‘Wellbeing month’, designed to support the personal wellbeing of our employees.

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20 Feb 20

Robinson House Care Home retains its CQC ‘Good’ rating

Our Robinson House Care Home has retained its ‘Good’ rating in all five services after an unannounced, two-day CQC inspection in January.

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13 Feb 20

‘We danced all night, then he walked me home’: Vic and Glennis’ story

Vic and Glennis will be celebrating their 73rd Valentine's Day as a married couple this year, and they are just as smitten as ever.

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30 Jan 20

Bristol Rovers fan is granted a ‘wish come true’

Lifelong Bristol Rovers fan Peter was granted a ‘wish come true’ last week after a member of the Brunelcare team arranged for him to meet his heroes.

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24 Jan 20

Tara and Chris: Brunelcare’s double act

Tara, 30, and Chris, 70, have become an inseparable pair after working in care together for eight years.

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17 Jan 20

“Betsy’s back”: Betsy’s mental health story

After struggling with her mental health for three years, Betsy Marsh says working at Brunelcare has helped turn her life around.

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10 Jan 20

Saffron Gardens resident celebrates 100th birthday

Lena, who lives at our Saffron Gardens Care Home, celebrated her 100th birthday on Thursday 9th January, and she shared it with someone close to her heart.

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Image for It runs in the family: Sasha and Alice’s story
02 Jan 20

It runs in the family: Sasha and Alice’s story

Sasha Matthews, our HR Apprentice, recently made an incredible discovery about her family history and says it has made her even more proud to be working at Brunelcare.

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