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07 Apr 21

Running 10k for Robinson House

On Saturday 10th April, 19 year old Lewis Dove will be running 10km to raise money for our Robinson House care home.

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01 Apr 21

Celebrating one year of friends on the phone

This April will mark the one year volunteering anniversary for 19 of our fantastic volunteers at Brunelcare. Almost a year ago, the telephone befriending initiative began, otherwise affectionately known as ‘friends on the phone’.

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25 Mar 21

100 words on the Brunelcare Excellence in Nursing programme

We asked the Registered Nurses on our Brunelcare Excellence in Nursing (BEN) programme to write 100 words on how they feel at the start of their year long journey.

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19 Mar 21

Bristol Remembers

With the COVID-19 pandemic presenting challenges for all of us, We are Bristol have launched 'Bristol Remembers, a series created to remember the important things we have loved and lost, featuring our very own Oona Goldsworthy.

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19 Mar 21

International Day of Happiness 2021

This International Day of Happiness, we share steps we have taken to ensure the wellbeing of staff, residents and tenants, so we can get through these challenging times together.

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12 Mar 21

Intergenerational Week 2021: How volunteering brings generations together

In a time where face-to-face connection isn’t always possible, our volunteering development manager, Emma, shares how our volunteering initiatives can help bridge the gap and build fulfilling connections between age groups this Intergenerational Week.

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12 Mar 21

Welcoming the Brunelcare Excellence in Nursing Programme

Teresa Chinn MBE shares her experience of her first meeting as part of Brunelcare's Excellence in Nursing programme.

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05 Mar 21

Our gender pay gap report

March 8th is International Women’s Day, a day which recognises and celebrates the contributions of women in society. To coincide with this important day, Brunelcare has published its latest gender pay gap report.

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26 Feb 21

Six ways staff smile!

Lewis Farrell, manager at our Little Heath Reablement Centre, shares his top tips on how he and his team stay smiling.

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18 Feb 21

A tribute to Clive Iles

We would like to pay tribute to Clive Iles, a beloved volunteer at our Deerhurst care home, who sadly passed away in December.

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12 Feb 21

Yes, I know…another blog about Covid!

Teresa Chinn MBE RN shares her experience of getting the COVID-19 vaccine, and why, despite her initial hesitations, it was the right choice for her.

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14 Jan 21

Johanet’s Story: Why getting the vaccine is important

Johanet Sloan, manager of our Orchard Grove reablement centre, shares her personal experience with COVID-19 and why she thinks getting the vaccine is so important.

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