Yearly Archives: 2020

£0.5m pledged to Ben so no-one in automotive faces life’s toughest challenges alone

Ben’s rallying cry to automotive industry leaders is being answered with just under £500k pledged so far Automotive industry responds to Ben’s funding challenge to help ensure no-one in automotive has to face life’s toughest challenges alone Ben launches Do

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Ben issues rallying cry after struggling to support record demand with falling income

Ben’s urgent support appeal to ensure no-one faces life’s toughest challenges alone The charity is supporting 50% more people while its income falls by £1m Without additional funding, difficult choices may have to be made about which cases to support

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Ben extends its services to support automotive people who face job losses

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Ben is now providing support to industry people who have lost their jobs and who are at risk of losing their jobs. Ben has seen a 52% increase in requests for support from April-September this year, which shows the impact that

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Ben launches exciting new virtual challenges inspired by Formula 1

Automotive charity asks the industry to get behind new virtual challenges – Formula Ben The first virtual challenge, Formula Ben Silverstone VGP, will raise vital funds for the charity Ben needs the industry’s support to help automotive people get back

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Ben Ball 2020 is cancelled as a result of COVID-19

Ben Ball cancelled for first time since WWII due to COVID-19 uncertainties The annual Ben Ball has been running for 71 years to raise vital funds for Ben Ben needs the industry’s support to address £1m income shortfall  Ben has announced

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CarGurus partners with automotive charity Ben to raise awareness of mental health and wellbeing challenges in the automotive industry  

CarGurus Driving Difference resource centre now hosts health and wellbeing advice provided by Ben CarGurus conduct a new survey in collaboration with Ben to better understand impact of pandemic on automotive industry Financial pressure, stress and anxiety among list of

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Get your Hats on 4 Ben to support the mental health of automotive people through the Covid-19 crisis and beyond

Ben reveals the full details of its annual mental health awareness campaign and fundraiser, Hats on 4 Ben 2020. This year’s Hats on 4 Ben campaign will reconnect the automotive family virtually during this difficult time and take action to

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Ben supports automotive industry people through Covid-19 crisis

Ben is supporting the health and wellbeing of automotive industry people during this challenging time. The impact of Covid-19 on the UK automotive industry has meant that its people need Ben’s support now more than ever before. Ben wants to

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Lynwood Care Centre welcomes special visitors

The team at Lynwood Care Centre had a very special visit on 23rd April from the Mayor of Windsor & Eton as well as a local hero. Councillor Sayonara Luxton visited Lynwood Care Centre to thank Georgie Tindall, a member

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Coronavirus update from Ben’s Chief Executive, Zara Ross

At Ben, we continue to take the situation regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19) very seriously, particularly as a provider of care and support to older people who are in a more vulnerable group. We are doing everything we can to protect our

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