Brunelcare takes over homecare services after Lifeline’s demise

Posted on February 1st, by editor in Caring Times. No Comments

Following the closure of a local homecare provider, LifeLine Carers, South West charity Brunelcare has stepped in to provide care for its service users, as well as jobs for many of its staff, who would otherwise have faced unemployment.


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