Getting involved

Getting involved

6 March 2015

Hi, I’m Jill Corbyn, the new Head of Involvement at Brandon Trust. I may have met some of you already. It’s a fantastic job because it really revolves around hearing from the people we support and I get to spend a lot of time out and about meeting people, not just stuck in the office!

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Fresh Ground Cafe: Our grand opening

Fresh Ground Cafe: Our grand opening

20 February 2015

Today is our official opening, and I'm so excited! I’ve been working at Fresh Ground Café for about five weeks since its opening, as a café assistant and I’m enjoying every day of it. I’m on a work trial which if I'm successful, leads to six months paid employment at the café. We opened five weeks ago but it was what they call a quiet opening. Today is in fact the official opening!

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An exciting future looms

An exciting future looms

6 February 2015

My name's Gaby and I'm a Social Enterprise Assistant with Brandon Trust. I’ve recently been involved in organising ‘consultations’ for people we support attending Herefordshire day opportunities. Consultations was an event that gave both families and people we support the opportunity to meet key people from Brandon and discuss their service. As Brandon only began working in Herefordshire in September 2014, consultations are an important first step to building good partnerships across the county.

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