Archive 2017

Care Newcomer Josie Wins Company Award

Winner of the Candlelight Care Newcomer to care award - Josie

Josie Mitchell has been announced as the winner of Candlelight Care in Sherborne’s ‘Care Professional of the Month’ Award for September. Josie is new to the care profession and has only worked for Candlelight Care for two months.

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A Time To Celebrate Our Amazing Staff

Candlelight Care Staff Awards 2018

The first-ever company-wide Candlelight Care Outstanding Achievement Awards took place yesterday at a lovely country hotel in Somerset. There were twenty-six finalists who were chosen from over three hundred nominations received from colleagues and clients.

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Candlelight Care Clients Enjoy Community Concert at King’s Bruton School

Cake Sale for Charity

Clients, family members and friends of Candlelight Care in Glastonbury were among the lucky guests at a community concert and tea party at King’s Bruton School last week.

The event is a regular fixture at the school and guests were treated to seven solo performances and, following a ‘Harlequin’ afternoon tea, music from The King’s Military Band.

We arranged for our clients to attend as part of the ‘Candlelight Community’ initiative, which organises events and outings for clients at various times throughout the year.

Tracy Weare, Registered Manager of Candlelight Care in Glastonbury, said, “I am delighted that some of our clients were able to attend this wonderful event. We are very grateful to King’s Bruton School for the invitation.”

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Candlelight Care the 190th South West Business to Sign the Armed Forces Covenant

Armed Forces Covenant with Candlelight care

We are proud to become the 190th organisation to adopt the Armed Forces Covenant in the South West and be among the 1,300 businesses who have already made their pledges across the UK.

The Armed Forces Covenant is a promise from the nation, ensuring that those who serve or have served in the Armed Forces, and their families, are treated fairly. Businesses, from sole-trader to multinational, public bodies or charities who wish to support the Armed Forces community can sign the Covenant and publicly declare their commitments.

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Save the Children in Sherborne Receives Cheque from Candlelight Care

Save the Children in Sherborne Receives Cheque from Candlelight Care

The Sherborne branch of Save the Children has received a cheque from Candlelight Care in Sherborne for £61.50.

The money was raised in December and is a combination of the proceeds of a raffle held at Candlelight Care’s Client Christmas Party, and the staff participation in ‘Christmas Jumper Day’ the following week.

The cheque was presented by Lorna Kent, Registered Manager of Candlelight Care in Sherborne (pictured, left), and Amanda Bartlett (pictured, right), and was accepted on behalf of Save the Children by Jackie Brownjohn MBE (pictured, centre), who set up the Sherborne Branch of Save the Children 32 years ago.

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