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Community initiative launched for new mums’ wellbeing

New mums have welcomed the launch of a scheme which encourages businesses and community settings to provide a welcoming and friendly environment for women who have recently given birth to go to, as many new mums can feel lonely, anxious or experience low mood. The aim of Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust’s ‘Compassion for […]

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Care Trust service receives grant to evaluate effectiveness

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust’s Primary Care Wellbeing service has been awarded a grant to look at the success of the service in helping people. The service, working in partnership with GP’s, helps patients with long term conditions and ongoing physical symptoms, which may be caused by a psychological issue. The team is made […]

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Board thanks Care Trust award winners

Bradford District Care Trust recognised the contribution of staff from across the Trust whose work has won or been nominated for awards this year at an event on Thursday 20 December. Staff from a range of services were congratulated by the Trust’s Board for receiving local, regional and national accolades over the last 12 months. […]

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Care Trust seeks new governors

In January, Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust will begin the election process to appoint six new governors. The Trust will be seeking nominations from members of the public to fill six seats on the Council of Governors from constituencies across the district: two in Bradford South and one each in Keighley, Craven, Shipley and […]

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Care Trust appoints two new non-executive directors

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust has welcomed two new non-executive directors (NEDs) to its Board. The Trust, which provides mental health, community and learning disability services for people across Bradford, Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven, began the selection process for the positions following the retirement of Dr Susan Butler from her role as a NED […]

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Bradford Care Trust appoints chief operating officer

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust has appointed Patrick Scott as chief operating officer. Patrick, who has extensive senior level NHS experience across both hospital and community services, will be a voting member of the Board and the executive operational lead for the Trust’s mental health, learning disability, community and children’s services.  Patrick will join […]

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Care Trust’s popular music festival returns for seasonal celebration

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust’s annual award-winning ‘LYNFEST’ festival, for inpatients experiencing mental health conditions and their families, is to return on Wednesday 19 December for a special winter celebration, ‘LYNFROST’. The music and arts festival has been a hit with service users, carers and staff at the Trust’s Lynfield Mount Hospital since it […]

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Care Trust to thank local people for contribution to services

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust will be thanking the many service users, patients and carers who give up their time to contribute to the Trust’s work on Wednesday 12 December. The Trust has invited 40 members of the local community who are involved in Trust work to an afternoon tea at Bradford Hotel, in […]

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Care Trust offers advice to help stay on your feet

The falls team from Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust is urging people to follow top tips and advice to help prevent falls this winter. The risk of falling increases as people get older and having a fall can cause problems which can have an impact on quality of life, such as sprains and fractures, […]

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Local organisations join forces to offer new Telehealth service

MyWellbeing College and The Cellar Trust have partnered up to extend their support and launch an innovative Telehealth service offering support to people in the Bradford, Airedale, Wharfedale and Craven Communities. MyWellbeing College, part of Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust, provides support for anxiety, low mood and panic, by guiding users through a 12-week […]

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