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Initiative aims to tackle isolation

Initiative aims to tackle isolation

Whitehouse Farm Centre near Morpeth has launched a new initiative, which aims to encourage new friendships and tackle isolation through a regular programme of events and social activities.
Nominations open for care awards

Nominations open for care awards

Nominations are now open for the Towergate Care Awards 2018. The specialist insurance broker provides cover for various areas of the care industry and wants to celebrate individuals who have demonstrated outstanding excellence in care.
Retirement operator gets recognition

Retirement operator gets recognition

Audley Group has been awarded Retirement Living Operator of The Year at this year’s RESI Awards.
Manchester resident saved from choking

Manchester resident saved from choking

As part of its ongoing commitment to resident safety, earlier this year New Care took the decision to install Dechoker devices across its portfolio of care homes.
Celebrations mark the royal wedding

Celebrations mark the royal wedding

Scarborough care provider Saint Cecilia’s enjoyed a triple slice of the Royal Wedding and FA Cup celebrations.
Unique partnership for residents

Unique partnership for residents

A new scheme that encourages mothers with young babies to spend time with older people who are living with dementia is thriving at The Chocolate Quarter in Keynsham.
It’s good all round for Hull home

It’s good all round for Hull home

A Hull care home is celebrating after receiving its latest inspection report from the Care Quality Commission (CQC), which showed it had received a ‘good’ rating in all inspection areas.
Bedroom furniture range relaunched

Bedroom furniture range relaunched

David Bailey Furniture Systems has relaunched its range of bedroom furniture for care homes and hospitals.
Encore activities get some Oomph!

Encore activities get some Oomph!

Encore Care Homes is delighted to announce a new partnership with Oomoh! in all three of its homes, which are located in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Fareham.
An experience to remember

An experience to remember

With the Royal Wedding nearly upon us, National Association of Care Catering (NACC) members across the country have a wide variety of activities and great food planned.
Four Seasons ensures utmost care

Four Seasons ensures utmost care

Part of the Gainsborough Healthcare Group, Gainsborough Specialist Bathing has been re-appointed by Four Seasons Health Care to provide assistive baths that ensure utmost care excellence and commercial performance.
Homes urged to 'cater with care'

Homes urged to 'cater with care'

Catering equipment supplier, Euro Catering, is urging care providers to ‘cater with care’, providing those in their charge with dishes that will promote health and wellbeing, but also provide a talking point and become the highlight of the day.
Windsor home displays wedding art

Windsor home displays wedding art

Site hoarding at the new Castle View Retirement Village in Windsor has become a royal wedding gallery thanks to children from Clewer Green First School, Windsor.
Barchester celebrates Nurses' Day

Barchester celebrates Nurses' Day

Care home provider Barchester Healthcare has paid special tribute to all of its nurses and support functions throughout the company on International Nurses Day, to thank them for their dedication to the residents and patients they care for.
New owner for Ridge House

New owner for Ridge House

Ridge House Care Home in the village of Morchard Bishop, Devon, close to Dartmoor National Park, has been purchased by new operator Mr Zakir Shaikh.
Care group calls for action

Care group calls for action

Care providers are calling for urgent Government action to tackle a growing crisis in social care after the release of shock care home insolvency figures.
Borough Care hosts social walks

Borough Care hosts social walks

Borough Care is hosting weekly social walks for the elderly and their friends during May, which is National Walking Month.
LGA responds to workforce report

LGA responds to workforce report

A report by the Public Accounts Committee on the adult social care workforce in England states that a credible plan to sustain the underfunded care sector is needed this year.
Tenants set for wheelie good time

Tenants set for wheelie good time

An 81 year old Perthshire pensioner has teamed up with his local school and council to help older people get back on their bikes.
The Future of Care Conference 2019

The Future of Care Conference 2019

The organiser of the Future of Care Conference is delighted to announce that following the success of the event in 2018, a date has been confirmed for 2019.

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