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Combatting Loneliness with Home Care Companionship Services

Combatting Loneliness with Home Care Companionship Services
10 Top Tips for Engaging with Clients At Home
by Gillian Hesketh, MD Happy Days…

 

Ensuring your care home garden is accessible

Gardens are an appealing feature of any care home – not only can they brighten up the view from inside but, once the sun is shining, they provide a sensory-rich…

 

Tackling diversity and retention issues through social work apprenticeship

Joanna Rawles, Head of Social Work at The Open University, discusses its new social work apprenticeship and how a wider range of applicants can be reached……

 

Maidstone care home ‘rocks against dementia’ with music festival

Ashley Gardens Care Centre in Maidstone has hosted a music festival to help raise awareness of dementia and to encourage support for those living with the condition.…

 

Meltemi Company Clothing

Wearing appropriate clothing in the workplace is particularly important when it comes to Residential Care Homes.  It sounds obvious, but ensuring that your staff are…

 

Preparing to Sell?

Selling a care business is a complex process, requiring assistance from various care industry professionals along the way. For due diligence, it would be prudent to…

 

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust recruitment drive

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust is on a recruitment drive to attract more mental health nurses to work across Leicester, Leicestershire & Rutland

 

The Latest Technology That’s Driving Quality of Life in Dementia Care

With dementia care in residential care settings becoming increasingly important as diagnoses rise, Person Centred Software has launched a new ‘Who I Am’ feature as…

 

Ultimate Underfoot Comfort

Cosyfeet’s new Mambo shoe for swollen feet is designed to provide supreme underfoot comfort. Its shock-absorbing…

 

How to make private healthcare more accessible

Rob Cottingham, credit director at consumer finance specialist, Duologi, discusses the pressure on the NHS and how this can…

 

WIN the ‘Now Just Press Play' dementia-friendly DVD

We are Gill and Marilyn and since 2012 our mission has been to create outstanding activities for older people in care and at home. 

From our first hand…

 

Great Oaks head chef announced finalist of South West Regional Cook-Offs

Patrick Fensterseifer, head chef of Great Oaks care home in Bournemouth, is celebrating being named a finalist of the South West Regional Cook-Offs in the NACC Care…

 

Specialist Neurological Rehabilitation Service in Oxfordshire rated Outstanding by the CQC

A neurological rehabilitation centre in Oxfordshire has been rated ‘Outstanding’ by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

Orchard House, which opened in 2014 and…

 

Borough Care Marks Nutrition & Hydration Week      

Borough Care, the largest not-for-profit provider of care for older people in Stockport, marked Nutrition & Hydration Week (11-17 March 2019) with a programme of…

 

Eastenders star celebrates care workers at glitzy awards event

Actor Shaun Williamson, famous for playing Barry in Eastenders, was the host of a glittering awards evening to celebrate staff at specialist care provider,…