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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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30 Oct 19

Introducing Oona: our new Chief Exec

Oona Goldsworthy has joined Brunelcare as our new Chief Executive Officer.

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15 Oct 19

Glastonbury care home’s ‘Grandad’s Workshop’

‘Grandad’s Workshop’ has become a regular social club for the residents of Glastonbury care home

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08 Oct 19

Deerhurst volunteer hits 35,000 hours

Clive, 83, who has volunteered at our Deerhurst care home for more than 2 decades, has done so for an astonishing 35,000 hours!

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02 Oct 19

How to care for a loved one with Dementia

Our Dementia lead, Stuart Wright, shares his advice on how to care for someone living with dementia

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26 Sep 19

Volunteering to End Loneliness

To help combat loneliness, Brunelcare offers volunteer schemes whereby members of the public can sign up to have a cup of tea, a sing-song - or even play an instrument with the people we support

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20 Sep 19

‘Never Give Up’ – the remarkable story of Tracey Diemert

Brunelcare’s Somerset Community Care team have been providing home care support to Tracey for the past 18 months, visiting her Monday to Friday.

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