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  • Counting down to Bevan's Big Day!

    Preparations are well underway for our Big Bevan Garden Party on Saturday, July 13 which is to include an outside broadcast by BBC Radio Coventry & Warwickshire. The event at Bevan Court in Cheylesmore, Coventry is open to the public as well as the scheme’s residents, their families and friends and students from local schools that have links to the supported living development.

    Added on 4th July 2019 |

  • Could your dryer cause a fire?

    Tumble dryers can be useful for many families, but only when they are used safely. You may have seen in the news recently that some models could cause a safety risk due to a design fault.

    Added on 4th July 2019 |

  • Remembering Alice

    Babies and children being treated at New Cross Hospital in Wolverhampton are benefitting from new play items and toys donated by generous relatives and friends in memory of our customer Alice Harris.

    Added on 6th June 2019 |

  • Loud and proud at Birmingham Pride

    Parading the streets of Birmingham over the bank holiday weekend, our colleagues joined this year’s Pride festivities, bringing the LGBTQ and wider community together in a rainbow of colour, culture and cheer.

    Added on 5th June 2019 |

  • Ready-made happiness with a ready-made home

    A family of five who live in one of our innovative “modular” houses are so in love with their home that they’ve been talking to the BBC about it. Modular houses combine a steel frame with traditional building materials to create a ready-made house that’s built in a factory in sections then assembled on site using a huge crane.

    Added on 17th May 2019 |

  • Charity skydive boosts activities fund

    Customers and colleagues spent the bank holiday jumping from 1,300ft to raise money for Broad Meadow retirement scheme in Dudley. The team included the scheme’s manager, activities coordinator and one of the residents, with other residents.

    Added on 15th May 2019 |

  • Extracare scheme reaches out to combat loneliness

    One of our retirement living schemes in Coventry is helping to tackle social isolation by throwing open its doors to the local community. We’re calling on people living in and around Bevan Court in Cheylesmore to join our residents for coffee mornings, gardening and other activities.

    Added on 1st May 2019 |

  • Show off your bloomin' gorgeous garden!

    It’s National Gardening Week from Monday 29 April – Sunday 5 May and to celebrate, we want to see our customers’ gorgeous gardens! We’re running two competitions for our green-fingered customers with two £50 vouchers up for grabs – one for best scheme garden and one for best general needs garden – so that you can keep your back gardens blooming all through the summer.

    Added on 24th April 2019 |

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