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15 Mar 22

“Getting to the career level I am as a woman was very significant for me”

As part of Women's History Month we spoke to Sandra Payne MBE, Director of Nursing & Care Services, who has devoted nearly 30 years to Brunelcare.

Reading time: 5 minutes

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08 Mar 22

#BreakTheBias on International Women’s Day 2022

On Tuesday 8 March we are celebrating International Women’s Day,  a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women.

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14 Feb 22

Love at first sight at Waverley Gardens

Annette and Trevor, who both live at our Waverley Gardens extra care housing site, fell in love after meeting on a local dog walk.

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09 Feb 22

Supporting Race Equality Week 2022

Find out what we have been doing to promote race equality at Brunelcare as part of Race Equality Week, which takes place from 7-13 Feb.

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27 Jan 22

An update on Together with Customers

Read our latest update on Brunelcare’s new ‘Together with Customers’ customer engagement scheme.

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17 Jan 22

Celebrating Brew Monday 2022

Monday 17th January 2022 marks Brew Monday, and we're encouraging people to take part with a cup of tea.

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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.

Reading time: 3 minutes

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