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Sarah Evans is the new manager of Coverage Care’s Briarfields
06 Jun 2022
A carer who started her career with Shropshire’s largest independent care provider has taken up the reins as manager of one of its homes. Sarah Evans is the new manager of Coverage Care’s Briarfields, a 43-bed home in Shrewsbury, which recently opened a new dedicated dementia unit for up to 12 people. Sarah has previously also worked for a private care company, but she is no stranger to Coverage...
John Payne, Fundraising for Brain Tumour Research in memory of Matt Payne
27 May 2022
A Shropshire care assistant, who changed career after his brother died from an aggressive brain tumour, is taking on a marathon challenge in his memory and to raise vital funds for charity. John Payne, who works at Barclay Gardens care home in Donnington, is taking part in the Jog 26.2 Miles in May challenge in support of Brain Tumour Research and with just a few days to go he is stepping up his...
Photograph of two mature women sat smiling one holding a kind sentiment card
08 Feb 2022
Residents at Morris Care have been showing their appreciation for fellow residents and their loved ones for ‘Send a Card to a Friend Day’. Held on February 7th, the event spread friendly cheer through the post. There were three postcard designs that residents could choose from to write a message and send to friends and family, both in their Home and further afield. For those living with dementia...
Evaluating Augmented Reality (AR) solutions with Joseph McArdle. Photo by Sasha Taylor.
28 Dec 2021
A medical innovation expert at University Centre Shrewsbury (UCS) is helping to shape the future of healthcare with cutting-edge research revealing the benefits of the latest wireless mobile technology. Joseph McArdle, Project Director for Digital Solutions at UCS and Director of Health, Medical Innovation and Transformation at the University of Chester, is at the forefront of an initiative...
Carestaff gathered with smiles on their faces.
10 Jun 2021
Morris Care celebrated Carers Week (7th -13th June) this week with a special thank you gift to the 500-plus staff who deliver compassionate care across its six nursing homes in Shropshire and Cheshire. Inspired by the campaign to recognise the contribution carers make to their communities, the family-run business presented ‘Thanks a latte’ insulated cups and chocolate treats to its own caring...
Jon Cook, Acting Home Manager at Corbrook Park with staff thanking their local community
22 Jun 2020
This week, family-run Morris Care is shining a spotlight on the local communities that surround its six Nursing Homes to extend a heartfelt thank you. Over the last three months, local businesses and community groups have gone the extra mile to help both staff and residents within the Homes to feel supported. From impromptu visits by the Fire Brigade clapping for the Morris care team on Thursday...
LOCAL CARE COMPANY TAKES STEPS TO SHOW THEIR STAFF HOW MUCH THEY REALLY CARE
29 May 2020
LOCAL CARE COMPANY TAKES STEPS TO SHOW THEIR STAFF HOW MUCH THEY REALLY CARE BLUEBIRD CARE SHROPSHIRE ARE SENDING OUT COLOURING PAGES TO THEIR CARE ASSISTANT’S CHILDREN AND CARE PACKAGES TO THEIR STAFF TO ENSURE THAT THIS TRICKY TIME IS AS CHEERFUL AS POSSIBLE Dateline: SHREWSBURY, CHURCH STRETTON, AND OSWESTRY, SHROPSHIRE, MAY 27TH 2020 Local care company, Bluebird Care Shropshire, have rewarded...
14 May 2020
Flowers, doughnuts and a ‘digital takeover’ are all being used to celebrate Nurse Heroes on an International Nurses Day with a difference at Morris Care on Tuesday 12 May.  The leading care provider has delivered the tokens of appreciation to its six Nursing Homes in Shropshire and Cheshire, with a personal thank you note from CEO, Lucy Holl. Across the world, the valued contribution of Nurses is...
24 Oct 2019
A local care company, Bluebird Care Shropshire, has taken a creative and spooky twist in their new recruitment campaign. The company, which is based in Bayston hill, and provides care all around Shropshire, made an adorable Halloween themed video with their company mascot, Ted, a little teddy bear, and local celebrity Martin Wood, otherwise known as the Shrewsbury Town crier. The video depicts...
17 Jul 2019
Residents at a Shrewsbury care home will be enjoying more time in the great outdoors this summer, thanks to a major overhaul of its outside space. Briarfields in Raby Crescent, which is run by Coverage Care, has added a bug hotel, hopscotch, basketball hoops, a wildflower garden and a light and sound arch in the grounds to encourage residents to spend more time exploring the outside environment...
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