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Stay well this winter – helpful healthcare advice

As the weather turns colder and wetter, Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust is offering useful winter healthcare guidance and advice to support local people and their families in staying well over the winter months and beyond. As part of the NHS’s ‘Help Us Help You’ winter campaign the Care Trust has a range of […]

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New 24/7 online resource for families across Bradford

Expectant parents and families caring for babies or small children have a 24/7 online resource with the launch of a new website from Family Health services at Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust. The Trust’s Family Health services include health visiting, school nursing and oral health. These services are now located with Bradford Metropolitan District […]

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New Director of Nursing for Bradford Care Trust

Phil Hubbard has been appointed the new director of nursing, professions and care standards at Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust. She takes up the role following the recent retirement of Debra Gilderdale after her 37-year career with the Trust. Previously the Trust’s deputy director of nursing and professions, Phil’s career spans 33 years across […]

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MyWellbeing College backs International Stress Awareness Week and helps people beat stress

MyWellbeing College, which helps people navigate their way through life’s ups and downs, will be backing International Stress Awareness Week, 4 – 8 November, and is supporting people to beat stress with free courses available through the college. Stress is part of everyday life and can be beneficial; it can get us out of bed […]

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Care Trust raises awareness during Mouth Cancer Action Month

In support of Mouth Cancer Action Month, that runs from 1 to 30 November 2019, Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust’s Community Dental service will be raising awareness on the potential warning signs and symptoms of mouth cancer, as well as the factors that could put people at risk. According to the Oral Health Foundation, […]

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Preparing for EU exit

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) is leading the national NHS preparations for exiting the EU and is providing on-going guidance for NHS organisations, to support their planning. Guidance for people using NHS services and NHS organisations is available on the following sites.  These sites are updated on an on-going basis and reflect […]

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Care Trust nurses help protect families against flu

Community nurses from Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust are encouraging families with young children to make sure their little ones get the flu vaccination, to help them stay well this winter. The Care Trust’s immunisation team will be visiting primary schools across Bradford, Airedale, Wharfedale, Craven and Wakefield, and are running community-based clinics, to […]

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MyWellbeing College backs OCD Awareness Week

MyWellbeing College, which helps people navigate their way through life’s ups and downs, will be backing OCD Awareness Week, 13-19 October, and is supporting people with free treatment available through the College. Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) is a common mental health condition where a person has frequent obsessive thoughts and compulsive and repetitive behaviours such […]

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New online wellbeing service for children and young people

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust are supporting a free, anonymous, online counselling and support service for children and young people experiencing emotional and mental health issues that has been launched by Healthy Minds. Called Kooth, the service is provided by XenZone, an online mental health provider. It has been commissioned by NHS Bradford district […]

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Care Trust pledges support for World Mental Health Day

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust, will be backing World Mental Health Day, 10 October 2019, and is supporting vulnerable people in mental health crisis needing urgent assistance. The awareness day’s theme for this year, set by the World Federation for Mental Health, focuses on suicide prevention. Around 4,500 people take their own lives each […]

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