March news from Campden Home Nursing

Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on March 31, 2021.

Here’s the latest news from Campden Home Nursing… Thank you! A huge thank you to everyone who donated items for our Big Easter Raffle. There were some fabulous prizes, including cream tea packages, made and delivered by our staff (special thanks to Anna Bennett and Ali Robinson), a hamper filled with Easter eggs and chocolate […]

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New year news from Campden Home Nursing

Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on February 16, 2021.

Read the latest news about our hospice at home nursing service, as well as the new Cancer Support Service and Living Well Centre. As we write, we are amid a third national lockdown, and sadly our shop, like many others in the High Street, remains closed. We hope to open as soon as it is […]

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And the winners are…

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

It was a tough call for our judges, but a decision was made and we are delighted to announce the winners of the Christmas Card Design Competition! The four winners were: Chloe Heath, Year 13 (the reindeer card), Siobhan Mills, Year 9 (Christmas bauble), Teresa Doran, Year 12 (three ships) and Ruby Edwards, Year 8 […]

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When you can’t say goodbye

Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on July 25, 2020.

One of the toughest challenges posed by Coronavirus in the last few months is that if someone you love dies, you may not be able to say goodbye in the traditional way, at their funeral. The heart-breaking truth is that to keep everyone safe from the virus, funerals have not been able to be conducted […]

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Campden couple raise £600 for Campden Home Nursing!

Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on June 26, 2020.

When lockdown was announced in March, Donna and Mark Evans of Wolds End, Chipping Campden, realised that some people in the community would feel isolated and vulnerable, so they decided to help. The couple offered to deliver newspapers, free of charge, in and around Chipping Campden and soon they were delivering to 42 customers. They […]

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Call for virtual gardens, 2020

Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on June 2, 2020.

**ENTRIES FOR PHOTOS IS NOW CLOSED**  You can now view Chipping Campden’s Virtual Open Gardens online from 6.00pm on Friday 19th June and it will stay up until Tuesday June 30th.  Please go to: The Chipping Campden Open Garden Weekend, which should have taken place on Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st, has been sadly […]

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Jecca Brook (1937 – 2020) Obituary

Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on June 1, 2020.

Jessica (Jecca) Brook died peacefully on the 21st May 2020, three days after a devastating fall down the stairs in her house. She was a much loved and respected Chipping Campden character—compassionate, generous, always interested and with a hearty sense of humour—truly caring in the community. Ever since she was young, Jecca knew she wanted […]

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Rest in peace, Jecca Brook, founder of Campden Home Nursing

Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on May 21, 2020.

Jecca Brook, 1937-2020 It is with great sadness we announce our much loved founder, Jecca, passed away this morning, very peacefully, with her family around her. For those of you that had the joy of knowing her, you will understand what a loss this is to her family, friends, the charity and Chipping Campden. For […]

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Tips on how to stay positive…

Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on May 21, 2020.

It’s national Mental Health Awareness Week (18-22 May) and we’re aware that at this time, more than ever, maintaining a balanced mental health may be more of a challenge for many of us. With the national pandemic still impacting everyone’s daily lives to some extent, it’s fair to say most of us will have had […]

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Heather’s Family and Other Animals!

Posted by Maria Graham-Martin, on May 7, 2020.

Heather Mitchell, our Nurse Manager – Cancer Support Service, has been supporting patients throughout the Coronavirus crisis, via phone calls, texts and emails. Since we launched the Cancer Support Service in January, April has been the busiest month ever, and we are still taking new referrals. Heather loves her work and is committed to helping […]

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