Tag: Bluebird Care

    Loneliness minister praises Kent home care provider’s hospital visits service

    Loneliness minister praises Kent home care provider’s hospital visits service

    Tracey Crouch MP, the government minister with responsibility for reducing loneliness in the community, has praised a Kent home care provider’s new hospital visits service during a visit to a Bluebird Care customer.     Bluebird Care launched its hospital visits service in Kent to provide companionship and support to its customers when they are in hospital, in order to reduce feelings of isolation, loneliness and anxiety.    Visits from loved […]

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    Dartford Great grandmother celebrates her centenary birthday

    Dartford Great grandmother celebrates her centenary birthday

    Dartford’s newest centenarian celebrated her birthday this week and was treated to a surprise birthday cake by her home care provider, Bluebird Care Gravesham and Dartford.    Former Woolworth’s employee Mabel Poultney celebrated the milestone on Wednesday, with the Queen among her many well-wishers on the day. Mabel enjoyed a surprise party with her family at the weekend, including her fourteen great grandchildren.    Mabel said: “I […]

    9th March 2018 | By | Reply More
    Bluebird Care Swindon has appoints a new director

    Bluebird Care Swindon has appoints a new director

    Care at home provider Bluebird Care Swindon has appointed a new director.   Katrina Simms, who joined the company in 2014 as care manager, becomes operations director, supporting founder and managing director Ben Curtis.   “Katrina has, in the time she has been with Bluebird Care Swindon, played a huge part in helping make it […]

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    Dartford home care provider welcomes Kent MP as new Loneliness Minister

    Dartford home care provider welcomes Kent MP as new Loneliness Minister

    One of Kent’s leading home care providers, Bluebird Care Gravesham and Dartford, has welcomed the appointment of a Kent MP to the post of Minister for Loneliness.    Tracey Crouch, MP for Chatham and Aylesford, has been appointed to head a government-wide group with responsibility for policies connected to loneliness and social isolation, implementing one of the main recommendations […]

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    Bouquets rid Shropshire residents of depressing ‘Blue Monday’!

    Bouquets rid Shropshire residents of depressing ‘Blue Monday’!

    January has long been known as ‘the most depressing month’ – but this Monday has become known as the most depressing day in the whole year as people recover from the fun of Christmas and the weather is still dark and cold. So for the fourth year running, an award-winning Shropshire care provider has taken […]

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    Operations Manager celebrates seven years at one of Kent’s leading home care providers

    Operations Manager celebrates seven years at one of Kent’s leading home care providers

    Clare Mortlock, Operations Manager at one of Kent’s leading home care providers, Bluebird Care, has celebrated her seven year anniversary with the company. Clare has worked in the care sector for 16 years and joined the company in 2010.     As Operations Manager, Clare works alongside franchise director to develop and implement the business strategy for Bluebird Care’s offices in Maidstone, […]

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    Elderly friends reunited at Bluebird Care Christmas event

    Elderly friends reunited at Bluebird Care Christmas event

    Two elderly friends who fell out of contact with one another have been unexpectedly reunited at a Christmas afternoon tea event held by local home care provider, Bluebird Care Gravesham and Dartford.  The event was hosted at Gravesend Library Community Room on 29th November, where the venue was transformed with Christmas-themed decor and gifts for every guest.  Bluebird Care Gravesham and Dartford customers Doreen Kennett (85) and Iris May (89), who were close friends before they lost […]

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    ‘Elf & Safety’ top of the agenda for healthcare professionals as they support The Alzheimer’s Society

    ‘Elf & Safety’ top of the agenda for healthcare professionals as they support The Alzheimer’s Society

    Bluebird Care Shropshire is supporting The Alzheimer’s Society this Friday (Dec 8) as they take part in ELF DAY to offer support and raise awareness of dementia. The award-winning company provides at-home care to people living in Shrewsbury, Church Stretton, Oswestry, Ellesmere and the surrounding areas. It will be holding activities at its head offices […]

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    Home care provider urges older people to get the flu vaccine this winter

    Home care provider urges older people to get the flu vaccine this winter

    With the weather turning noticeably colder and more autumnal in recent weeks, Tonbridge-based home care provider Bluebird Care Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells is urging older people in Kent to protect themselves and their families from the flu virus this winter.    Older people are more susceptible to the effects of flu, a highly infectious disease, which can increase the risk of […]

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    Bluebird Care appoints company’s first Training Manager to ensure consistency

    Bluebird Care appoints company’s first Training Manager to ensure consistency

    One of Kent’s leading home care providers, Bluebird Care, has appointed Nicola Walmsley to the newly-created role of Training Manager.  Nicola will be responsible for the delivery of training and induction courses for new staff at Bluebird Care’s three regional offices in Kent (Maidstone, Tonbridge and Gravesend). Prior to the creation of the Training Manager role, […]

    23rd October 2017 | By | Reply More
    Tonbridge MP praises local home care provider’s new live-in care service

    Tonbridge MP praises local home care provider’s new live-in care service

    Tonbridge MP Tom Tugendhat has praised a local home care company for launching a new premium live-in care service, which means older people who need round-the-clock care no longer need to leave the comfort of their own homes.  Mr Tugendhat visited local home care provider Bluebird Care Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells to learn more about […]

    25th September 2017 | By | Reply More
    Bluebird Care Kent appoints Live-in Care Manager

    Bluebird Care Kent appoints Live-in Care Manager

    One of Kent’s leading home care providers, Bluebird Care, has promoted Liz Wilson to the new post of Live-in Care Manager to look after the company’s growing number of live-in care customers.   Liz will be responsible for overseeing and supporting the development and growth of the home care agency’s new Premium Live-in Care Service, which […]

    8th September 2017 | By | Reply More
    Bluebird Care recognises exceptional contribution by care staff

    Bluebird Care recognises exceptional contribution by care staff

    Three outstanding care professionals have been recognised for their exceptional contribution to improving the lives of Bluebird Care customers at the company’s annual awards in London. The awards, which took place on 5 September, promote the extraordinary work of Bluebird Care employees and highlight the opportunities for a rewarding career in the care sector.   […]

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    Maidstone & The Weald MP praises live-in care service

    Maidstone & The Weald MP praises live-in care service

    Maidstone & The Weald MP Helen Grant has praised a local home care company for launching a new premium live-in care service, which means older people who need round-the-clock care no longer need to leave their own homes to move into residential care homes.  Helen Grant visited local home care provider Bluebird Care Maidstone last […]

    21st August 2017 | By | Reply More
    Dartford MP Gareth Johnson praises home care provider’s new live-in care service

    Dartford MP Gareth Johnson praises home care provider’s new live-in care service

    An MP has praised a local home care company for launching a new premium live-in care service, which means older people who need round-the-clock care no longer need to leave the comfort of their own homes. Dartford’s MP Gareth Johnson visited local home care provider Bluebird Care Gravesham and Dartford at its offices in Gravesend […]

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    Gravesham & Dartford home care provider launches ‘Summer Hydration’ campaign

    Gravesham & Dartford home care provider launches ‘Summer Hydration’ campaign

    Following this month’s record-breaking heat wave, Kent-based home care provider Bluebird Care Gravesham and Dartford has launched its ‘Summer Hydration’ campaign to protect vulnerable people from the harmful effects of heat and sun exposure.   As part of the campaign, older people, their families, friends and neighbours across Gravesham and Dartford are being urged to […]

    28th June 2017 | By | Reply More
    Home care provider Bluebird Care is urging public to appreciate carers in their area

    Home care provider Bluebird Care is urging public to appreciate carers in their area

    Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells based care company Bluebird Care are urging the public to get involved and lend their support to Carers Week 2017. Running from 12-18th June 2017, National Carers Week aims to promote awareness of the career challenges carers across the UK face and help promote awareness of the fantastic job that carers […]

    12th June 2017 | By | Reply More
    Age UK Maidstone awarded grant to continue ‘Exercise and Socialise’ sessions for elderly residents

    Age UK Maidstone awarded grant to continue ‘Exercise and Socialise’ sessions for elderly residents

    Age UK Maidstone have been awarded a £500 Community Grant for their exciting health and wellbeing project, Exercise and Socialise. Recently, new research found that better access to exercise for the elderly could help free up hospital beds, with the charity Age Concern calling for more preventative measures in place to help people age more healthily and recover more quickly when they do find […]

    4th May 2017 | By | Reply More
    Bluebird Care South Gloucestershire is supporting the Stroke Association’s Make May Purple campaign

    Bluebird Care South Gloucestershire is supporting the Stroke Association’s Make May Purple campaign

    This May Bluebird Care South Gloucestershire is supporting the Stroke Association’s annual stroke awareness month, Make May Purple.   The Stroke Association is the UK’s leading stroke charity who strongly believe strokes can and should be prevented, however this health challenge does not receive the attention or funding it requires. The organisation works directly with […]

    28th April 2017 | By | Reply More
    West Country homecare provider celebrates delivering 500,000 hours of care

    West Country homecare provider celebrates delivering 500,000 hours of care

    Bluebird Care East Devon, Exeter and Exmouth, the local award-wining homecare provider, announced it had now delivered over 500,000 hours of care to their customers in Exeter homes and across the county of Devon.   The business, launched in 2011, is owned and operated by the inspiring husband and wife team William and Sara Flint […]

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