St Mary's Court Care Home, Braintree, Essex

Eight-hour relay unites community to raise over £1,000 for Covid relief in India

By 17th May, 2021 News Comments Off

Residents from our Braintree care home took part in an eight-hour relay with children and churchgoers from the local community to raise over £1,000 for India as the country grapples with the Covid-19 outbreak. Read More

World War II hero celebrates 100th birthday by meeting great-great-grandnephew for the first time

By 25th March, 2021 News Comments Off

A Women’s Auxiliary Air Force veteran who fixed Spitfires and raised barrage balloons during the blitz has met her great-great-grandnephew for the first time to celebrate her 100th birthday.

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St Mary’s Court praised for ‘going extra mile’ in providing compassionate end of life care

By 24th February, 2021 News Comments Off

Judges of a prestigious national award recognising exceptional quality of care for those in the later stages of their lives have praised the compassionate teams at two Braintree care homes for ‘going the extra mile’ with their residents. Read More

Our latest residents and relatives survey results for 2020 are out

By 27th August, 2020 News Comments Off

The team at St Mary’s Court care home are delighted with the results of the our most recent independent residents and relatives survey. Read More

St Mary’s Court’s got talent to entertain care home residents

By 10th July, 2020 News Comments Off

Staff at our Braintree care home have unveiled an array of musical talent to entertain residents during the coronavirus lockdown. Read More

Keep your distance from care home staff to keep residents safe

By 17th June, 2020 News Comments Off

Staff at our Braintree Dementia care home have been issued with special badges asking people to keep their distance – to help protect vulnerable residents from the coronavirus. Read More

Celebrating and sharing memories of VE Day

By 16th June, 2020 News Comments Off

Residents of St Mary’s Court care home in Braintree had a fantastic garden party to celebrate the 75th anniversary of VE Day. Read More

St Mary’s Court Coronavirus Statement

By 18th March, 2020 News Comments Off

The health, safety and wellbeing of our residents and staff team are always our top priorities. We have therefore put in place robust and comprehensive contingency plans to prepare for, and respond to, the coronavirus outbreak in the UK. Our plans will be kept under regular review and updated as advised by the Government, Public Health England and associated advisory bodies. Read More

Six of the best: Dedicated care home team shortlisted for six awards

By 8th November, 2019 News Comments Off

Dedicated staff from St Mary’s Court Care Home in Braintree were shortlisted for no less than six different awards. Terri Pike was a finalist for the Care Home Manager Award at the Great British Care Awards, Eastern Region, and Matron Joan Sirett was shortlisted for the Frontline Leader award. Read More

Gold award for Braintree nursing care home

By 3rd October, 2019 News Comments Off

St Mary’s Court Care Home has become the first in Braintree to be commended by the National Gold Standards Framework (GSF) for the quality of care it provides to residents in the last years of their lives. Read More