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Invite to view Dementia Assessment Unit

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust is inviting the public to view their state-of-the-art Dementia Assessment Unit at Lynfield Mount Hospital. The £2million unit has been designed in line with national best practice and reviewed by independent experts. Annie Pollock, Architect and Director of Landscape Design at the University of Stirling’s Dementia Services Development Centre will […]

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Smile! It’s play time

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust’s community dental service will be joining national play days across the district to bring healthy smiles to families. Bradford and Airedale District has the poorest oral health in the region, with just over 46 per cent of five-year-old children having tooth decay, compared with 33.6 per cent across Yorkshire […]

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Patient advice liaison and complaints team join together

Our Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) and Complaints Team have combined into one team; ‘Patient Advice and Complaints’. You told us that you wanted a single place where you can raise a concern or access patient advice.  We listened to your feedback and the two teams have now merged. You can still access all […]

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Free health talk: intensive therapy for personality disorder

Health experts from Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust’s new Intensive Therapy Centre will be giving a free talk about the types of therapy and treatment available for people with a personality disorder. Research suggests that up to 13% of the population may have a personality disorder. There is growing evidence that Schema Therapy is […]

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Tackling peaks and mental health stigma

Four intrepid explorers from the Trust are climbing the national three peaks this weekend for two mental health charities. Pulling on their boots is our Chief Exec Simon Large, Medical Director Andy McElligott, Director of Finance Liz Romaniak and Cathy Wright Allied Health Professional Lead and CAMHS Occupational Therapy and Participation Lead. The team will […]

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Care Trust celebrates nursing services

The care and compassion of Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust’s nursing services were celebrated today. Over 150 people including carers, service users and nursing staff joined together to highlight the work of nursing services over the past 12 months, focusing on the smallest things that make the biggest difference. Matt King OBE, attended the […]

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Kimberley Walsh celebrates baby friendly trust

Bradford born pop star and mum of one, Kimberley Walsh, was on hand to present local health care experts a prestigious award today.  The Health Visiting Service at Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust is the latest to receive international recognition from UNICEF (United Nations Children’s Fund) Baby Friendly Initiative for its work to increase […]

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Free health talk- support for people who suffer from foot pain

Foot pain is caused by a number of different things including footwear, bone deformities and the movement and structure of the body and foot. Highly specialist foot health professionals from Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust and Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust will be giving a free talk about foot pain and the support […]

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Free health talk: caring for someone with a mental health problem

Experts from Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust and Making Space will be giving a free talk about caring for someone with a mental health problem and the local support available for carers. Mental ill health is common with 1 in 4 adults and 1 in 10 children in the UK experiencing a problem each […]

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Mary Seacole development award

Hillie Halonen, Health Visitor at Bradford District Care Trust, has been awarded a prestigious Mary Seacole Development award. The awards provide the opportunity to undertake a specific health care project or other educational/development activity that benefits and improves the health outcomes of people from BME communities. Hillie is using the award to develop a project […]

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