Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on February 18, 2020.

Campden Home Nursing was delighted to welcome Cotswold MP, Sir Geoffrey Clifton-Brown, to its headquarters in Chipping Campden recently. His visit coincided with the charity’s 30th anniversary, as well as ‘International Year of the Nurse and Midwife,’ which provided a perfect opportunity to raise awareness of the charity and the valuable hospice at home nursing […]

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Read our Winter Newsletter

Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on January 29, 2020.

A very Happy New Year to all.  As well as a new year, it’s a new decade – a time for new beginnings! There are certainly a few planned for Campden Home Nursing in 2020, and we invite you to you to light the fire, grab a hot chocolate (with marshmallows of course) and hunker […]

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Campden Home Nursing announces Employee of the Year!

Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on January 28, 2020.

Pictured, left to right: Janet Oakey, Nurse Manager, Helen Makaritis, General Manager and Sue Herd, Nurse Co-ordinar   This year we have been focusing on recognizing and rewarding our volunteers and staff, and the person that we have chosen as our Employee of the Year is Sue Herd, a Coordinator on our Nursing team. Sue […]

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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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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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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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