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02 Dec 21

Row, row, row your…kayak!

This month, in an effort to raise £4,000 for a new interactive dementia table for Glastonbury Care Home, Brenda Moxey rowed six miles along the Parratt Canal in her kayak.

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04 Nov 21

Befriending Week 2021: Mike and Nicki

To commemorate Befriending Week, we spoke to Mike and Nicki, who were matched up through our 'Friends on the Phone' initiative and have now been great friends for almost two years!

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01 Nov 21

Trustees’ Week 2021

1-5 November marks Trustees' week, and we would like to thank our wonderful trustees for their hard work and continued support.

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25 Oct 21

“Jamaicans are very happy people, we embrace everyone”: Oona’s story

This Black History Month, Oona shares her story of moving to the UK from Jamaica, and her time at Colliers Gardens.

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17 Oct 21

Celebrating 80 years of Brunelcare

17th October 2021 marks the 80th anniversary of Brunelcare, and we are incredibly proud of our journey so far.

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14 Oct 21

“I am proud to be a black woman living in the UK”: Fama’s story

This Black History Month, Fama shares her story of moving from West Africa to the UK, and her journey to becoming a nurse at Deerhurst care home.

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14 Oct 21

Black History Month 2021

October is Black History Month, a time to celebrate the contributions and achievements of black people around the world.

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27 Sep 21

World Alzheimer’s Month – Tessa’s story

To commemorate World Alzheimer's Month, Tessa, 31, is sharing her story of her father, Andy, who was diagnosed with Frontal Lobe Dementia at just 64-years-old.

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27 Aug 21

Introducing Together with Customers

We’re delighted to be launching Brunelcare’s new customer engagement scheme: ‘Together with Customers’.

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19 Aug 21

World Photography Day 2021

To celebrate World Photography Day 2021 we spoke to Ota Havlik, reablement worker at Orchard Grove, to find out more about his recent photography project.

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30 Jul 21

International Friendship Day 2021

This International Friendship Day, we want to celebrate some of the fantastic friendships that have been built between our community carers and clients.

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21 Jun 21

Forgetting things

Following the first face-to-face Brunelcare Excellence in Nursing meeting, Teresa Chinn introduces our very own BEN blog.

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