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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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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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18 Dec 19

Our fantastic year of volunteering

It has been a fantastic year of volunteering at Brunelcare, we are very grateful for all who have volunteered with us in 2019.

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12 Dec 19

Deerhurst Care Home retains its CQC ‘Outstanding’ rating

Our Deerhurst Care Home has retained its Outstanding rating in four services following a CQC inspection.

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06 Dec 19

Top tips for staying mindful this winter

Karolina Nowadczyk, who has been running mindfulness sessions at Brunelcare, gives her top tips for taking care of your mental wellbeing this winter.

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01 Dec 19

‘Fran-ta Claus’ is coming to town

Fran, 80, spends her year making festive shoeboxes to donate to charities at Christmas.

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21 Nov 19

‘The One Year Short Trouser Challenge’

Eight-year-old Zane has worn shorts for 11 months, raising money to send his grandad Douglas to the seaside.

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15 Nov 19

‘Hats off’ to Ted for making us smile

Ted, 83, has brought smiles to Brunelcare's staff, residents and tenants with his collection of hats.

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05 Nov 19

Little Heath Recruitment Open Day

Brunelcare will host its first all-day recruitment event allowing people to register their interest in a career at Little Heath, our new Care Home & Reablement Centre.

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30 Oct 19

Brunelcare at the Great British Care Awards 2019

On Friday 25th October, eight Brunelcare employees attended the Great British Care Awards, 2019

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