Bryn Melyn Care storms into the top 50!

Bryn Melyn Care was delighted to receive the accolade of achieving top 50 status in Shropshire.  The 2017 Edition of The Shropshire Growth Barometer that tracks the growth of the leading performers in the county, named the specialist residential childcare company in the top 50 fastest growing companies in Shropshire and the only one in…

BMC Clinical Team offer Support and Reflection following the Terrorist Attack in Manchester Overnight

Following the ‘callous terrorist attack’ in Manchester overnight, Emma Williams, Forensic Phycologist with the BMC clinical team takes a moment to highlight the possible aftereffects of such a significant event, especially one that is so close to home both in distance and the individuals who were targeted. Emma says, “Whether reflecting as individuals, parents or…

New Appointment for BMC – Head of Care (Commissioning)

Bryn Melyn Care recently appointed Alan Challinor as Head of Care (Commissioning) who has joined the organisation to develop further their growing portfolio of residential children’s homes. Alan will work with local authority customers throughout the UK to match appropriate placements for looked after children and young people with multiple, complex and enduring needs. A…

Are you getting enough sleep?

To mark World Sleep Day, assistant psychologists, Jade Hardy and Jasmin Bowen from the Bryn Melyn Care clinical team share some insights into how we can all make sure we get a good night’s rejuvenating sleep. Are you getting enough sleep? World sleep day is an annual event to raise awareness of sleep disorders and…

What does mentoring look like in BMC?

As an organisation which aims to support and challenge our young people to achieve their fullest potential, it makes sense that we also have those aspirations for the staff who come to work for us. The organisation’s investment in mentoring is helping to discover rising talent, to enable the transfer of vital knowledge, skills, and experience…

Why do we do it?

Steve Travis, Head of Care for our northern region homes, reflects on a career working with children looked after, based on his many years of experience in the sector.   I remember being asked some years ago what I did for a living? I work with children was the reply. This was usually followed by aah…