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Community nursing programme shortlisted for national award

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust’s community nursing service is celebrating after being shortlisted for a Nursing Times Award. The service has created its own Workforce Development Programmes which have been shortlisted in the ‘Nursing in the Community’ category of the national awards. The programmes aim to support staff to feel supported through learning and […]

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Patients take centre stage at award-winning arts festival

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust will be staging LYNFEST, its award-winning annual festival of music and arts for in-patients experiencing mental health conditions and their families, at Lynfield Mount Hospital, on 26 June 2019. LYNFEST showcases live performances from patients, staff, local performers and community-based arts providers. All patients will have the opportunity to […]

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Like a duck to water: Care Trust compete in Dragon Boat Festival for the first time

For the first time, Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust will be competing in the annual Bradford Dragon Boat Festival. The free 3-day festival promising to be a fun day out for all the family, returns to Robert’s Park, Saltaire Friday 21 June – Sunday 23 June 2019. This year on the Sunday, the Trust […]

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CQC publishes inspection report on Bradford Care Trust

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has today (11 June) published its report following the inspection of Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust early 2019. The Trust is rated good for caring and responsive, and requires improvement for effective, safe and well-led, and its overall rating remains requires improvement. Inspectors said that staff ‘were kind, respectful […]

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Determined cyclist rides across Europe to raise awareness of mental health

Ryan Anderton, an adventurous cyclist, and a Trust Member of Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust is planning his greatest challenge yet after riding around the coast of Britain. Previously cycling 4,800 miles around the coastline of mainland Britain in 42 days, Ryan raised £7,000 for mental health charity Mind, having only started cycling in […]

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Care Trust supports carers during #CarersWeek2019

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust will be getting behind Carers Week, 10-14 June 2019, with a series of activities which aim to support those in a caring role to recharge, make new friends and access support. Launched by the Trust in 2016, the Carers Hubs help to support the 60,000 known carers based in […]

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Exploring difficult beginnings during Infant Mental Health Awareness Week

Infant Mental Health Awareness Week takes place next week, 10-14 June 2019, with this year’s focus being ‘Difficult Beginnings’. The birth of a baby can be an exciting time, but many women and their partners can experience difficulties during pregnancy, the birth and after the baby is born.  Pre and post birth is a crucial time for […]

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Bradford District Care Trust names new chair

Cathy Elliott has been named the new chair of Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust. Cathy, who is currently non-executive director (NED) for Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust in Greater Manchester and has a Ministerial appointment as independent chair of Community and Business Funds for the Government’s High Speed 2 (HS2) project, […]

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Care Trust publishes its operational plan for 2019/20

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust is welcoming staff and members of the public to its Board meeting on Thursday 30 May 2019, at its headquarters in New Mill, Saltaire. The meeting will look at the Trust’s new operational plan, which sets out key service developments across Bradford, Airedale, Wharfedale, Craven and Wakefield for 2019/20. […]

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All smiles for communities during National Smile Month

In support of National Smile Month, 13 May – 13 June, the UK’s largest and longest-running campaign to promote good oral health, Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust are supporting people in the community to improve their oral health. Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust’s community dental service have organised various events throughout the month […]

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