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28 May 21

Relative support invite

We are inviting friends and family of residents to join our virtual meetings, where you can voice your concerns and ask questions about dementia and visiting.

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26 May 21

Brunelcare regulatory upgrade – May 2021

Brunelcare is delighted that one of its key regulators has upgraded their view of the organisation’s governance arrangements.

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25 May 21

“You’re never too old to learn”: Gaynor’s story

Gaynor Powell, a tenant at Woodland Court, recently graduated after completing a six year degree.

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14 May 21

Being inspired

Teresa Chinn MBE reflects on the third video meeting for the Brunelcare Excellence in Nursing Programme.

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12 May 21

Celebrating International Nurses Day 2021

This International Nurses Day, we heard from six Brunelcare nurses who shared their favourite part of being a nurse in social care.

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30 Apr 21

A toddler’s-eye view of wartime Bristol

Mark, a tenant at one of our housing sites, shares his experience of growing up in Bristol during the war.

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23 Apr 21

Tweeting about penguins?

Teresa Chinn MBE reflects on the first 6 weeks of Brunelcare's Excellence in Nursing programme.

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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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