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She’s a Record Breaker!

Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on August 13, 2019.

Who would have guessed that Campden Home Nursing has a Record Breaker working in their midst! One of our nurses, Roberta Matthews, has been with us for about a year, and has been harbouring a very closely guarded secret. But now she’s been rumbled! Roberta (then Goodwin) took part in a contest staged by TV […]

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Campden Home Nursing helps a record number of patients

Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on July 30, 2019.

Figures collated recently show that Campden Home Nursing is helping a record number of patients in the area who have a life limiting illness and need registered nursing care at home. In 2018 the nurses worked 2,204 hours in total, compared with 2,516 in the first half of this year alone. Nurses have worked three […]

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We are now Campden Home Nursing CIO

Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on July 23, 2019.

We would like to make you all aware that the status of our charity has changed, and we are now registered as Campden Home Nursing CIO (Charitable Incorporated Organisation CIO). This is something many charities are doing. The main benefit is that it gives us limited liability so that its members and trustees will not have to […]

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Spotlight on our Nurse Manager, Janet Oakey

Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on July 12, 2019.

Our nurses often receive praise for their professionalism and compassion. They are the lynchpin of Campden Home Nursing and without them we would not be able to provide our invaluable end of life care to the people of Chipping Campden and the surrounding area. We are so grateful to our nursing team for everything they […]

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Antique shepherd’s smock raises £130 for Campden Home Nursing!

Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on July 10, 2019.

This beautiful antique Shepherd’s Smock was donated to us and has sold on Ebay for £130! Having offered the smock to the National Trust for its collection,  after they declined Helen Makaritis turned to the Court Barn Museum for advice, who sold it on Ebay to a collector. The result was a cheque for a […]

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A mystery designer donation to charity shop gets tongues wagging in Chipping Campden

Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on July 9, 2019. Tags: , , ,

We received a very special anonymous donation at our charity shop this week. A donor, who didn’t wish to be named, delivered the very chic designer gown at the weekend. Part of Emilio Pucci’s Archivio Collection, the dress is worth over £1,500. The charity suspect it may have been bound for the bright lights of […]

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Massive sale to raise funds for Campden Home Nursing

Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on July 9, 2019.

The Campden Home Nursing Charity Shop is holding a massive surplus stock sale on Saturday 20th July at Lower Town Hall, Chipping Campden, from 10am-2pm, to raise money for the charity. There will be plenty of bargains on sale, including many designer clothes, items of furniture and even ball gowns, as well as bric-a-brac, toys, […]

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A bloomin’ great fundraiser!

Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on May 29, 2019.

“Shepherds Close has been created with love and memories. A garden of beauty, nature, peace and tranquility.” Rita Down, owner of Shepherds Close Garden At the Shepherds Close Open Garden, held in May, a blooming great £3,100 was raised for Campden Home Nursing! Our thanks goes to Rita Down, who opened her beautiful garden in […]

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In the words of a CHN nurse…

Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on April 26, 2019.

By Emily Guest   I first began working for Campden Home Nursing in December 2018 and can honestly say that I have never felt so happy in my nursing career. Working also as a district nurse, palliative nursing has always been one of my favourite aspects of nursing. Our CHN management and administrative staff are […]

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The Magic of Haley

Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on April 23, 2019.

At Campden Home Nursing we fund up to 6 sessions of complementary therapy for patients, with the lovely Haley Kaye of Hidden Beauty. Complementary therapies are non-medical therapies that can help to reduce the stress and anxiety associated with cancer and other serious illnesses. Haley offers message and Indian head Massage (where the head, face […]

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