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    World Social Work Day 2020 - Meet our Social Workers

    17 Mar 2020

    Over the last year, 2,575 people and their families have been supported by Jewish Care’s Social Work and Community Support Service. Learn more about Jewish Care's Social Work team.

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    Project has big impact at Holocaust Survivors' Centre

    08 Mar 2020

    On Sunday, 2 February 2020, as part of my JVN Project ImpACT Explore Volunteering, I visited the Jewish Care, Betty and Asher Loftus Home where I met and spoke with Holocaust Survivor, 94 year old, Taube.

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    Jews Got Talent 2020 - Meet our Finalists

    21 Feb 2020

    In anticipation of an emotional evening of great entertainment for the community this Sunday, 23 February, we bring you the people behind the nine sensational acts who will go head to head to compete for the title of Jewish Care’s Jews Got Talent 2020.

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    Meet the staff: Philippa Thomas

    20 Feb 2020

    An interview with Philippa Thomas, Head of Customer Engagement, Quality and Customer Experience at Jewish Care as part of UK LGBT+ History Month.

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    Love at Hyman Fine House

    14 Feb 2020

    John recalls his romantic love story with wife Greta. Both are residents at Hyman Fine House, Brighton.

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    Young Carers Awareness Day

    30 Jan 2020

    Today is Young Carers Awareness Day, which is dedicated to raising awareness of the challenges faced by young carers and campaigns for greater support for them.

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    Daniel Carmel-Brown from CEO to Carer

    12 Sep 2019

    A year into the role of CEO at Jewish Care, I have just completed my third shift (to be truthful it was actually half a shift) in one of our 10 care homes for older people, something I made a commitment to doing as I prepared to take up the post.

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    A message from our CEO, Daniel Carmel-Brown

    06 Aug 2019

    Jewish Care CEO, Daniel Carmel-Brown reviews his first year in charge of Jewish Care.

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    And we would ride 100 miles…for Jewish Care

    04 Aug 2019

    Fredrik Rosenhead and Tom Falk take on the 100m Ride London event in aid of Jewish Care.

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    Michele goes the distance for Jewish Care

    24 Apr 2019

    Michele Lobl will be running her second marathon, this time to raise money for Jewish Care. Michele’s family have a long standing, close connection with the charity.

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    Six Sundays Make a Difference

    04 Mar 2019

    Finding work/life balance through volunteering across the generations.

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    Ethel at 102 in her own words

    04 Feb 2019

    Ethel talks about her life, work, the atmosphere in London and Europe before and after World War II and her family.