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11 Sep 19

Mental Health First Aid Training

15 of Brunelcare’s employees completed a mental health first aider training course delivered by Care First.

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28 Aug 19

Dementia Information Sessions: Providing Support for Relatives

Brunelcare is running dementia information sessions to provide information and support to relatives of people living with dementia.

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21 Aug 19

Promoting Hydration for Health

Brunelcare has been running a campaign to promote hydration across the organisation as part of our employee assistance programme.

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14 Aug 19

The Benefits of Practicing Mindfulness in Care

Karolina Nowadczyk, a Team Leader at our Deerhurst care home, has been helping residents and colleagues learn mindful techniques.

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08 Aug 19

Saffron Gardens Welcomes an International Volunteer

In July we welcomed a new volunteer at our Saffron Gardens Care Home in Bristol.

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31 Jul 19

Brunelcare: A Disability Confident Employer

Brunelcare are proud to announce that we have retained our Disability Confident Employer accreditation for a further two years.

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24 Jul 19

A catch up with Jacqui Tunnicliff, star of ‘The Restaurant That Makes Mistakes’

We enjoy a quick cup of tea and a chat with one of our much-loved tenants, Jacqui Tunnicliff, who recently became the focus of national attention when she appeared on ‘The Restaurant That Makes Mistakes’.

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10 Jul 19

Milestone reached in extra care housing development

Construction of an extension to local charity Brunelcare’s extra care housing scheme in Bishopsworth has reached an important milestone.

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28 Jun 19

Long Service and Learning & Development Awards 2019

Clifton Pavilion (Bristol Zoo Gardens) was the setting for a very special occasion - Brunelcare’s annual Long Service and Learning & Development awards evening.

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13 May 19

Tenant Community Awards

The tenant community awards give our tenants the opportunity to make a nomination for an outstanding neighbour and/or an outstanding member of the housing team for an award.

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13 May 19

Our Gold Standard end of life care

All four of Brunelcare’s care homes have been rated ‘gold standard’ for their end of life care

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08 May 19

Brunelcare’s Robinson House recognised for providing specialist dementia care

Brunelcare’s Robinson House care home is the first care home in Bristol to be rated by Dementia Care Matter’s Household Model of Care Butterfly Accreditation scheme as a ‘Butterfly Home’

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Grapevine newsletter

The Grapevine is our tenant newsletter. Read past editions below.