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Free packed lunches at Sandstone care homes

Three of our care homes in Fleetwood, Longridge and St Helens are offering free packed lunches to struggling local families during the half-term holidays.

 

1st October 2020 marks the 30th anniversary of International Day of Older Persons.

Over the next three decades, the number of older persons worldwide is projected to double, reaching more than 1.5 billion by 2050.  This year, the International Day…

 

New plan to help protect care homes from COVID over the winter

A new Adult Social Care Winter Plan will aim to curb the spread of COVID-19 infections in care settings throughout the winter months, the Health Secretary confirmed…

 

Stay connected and start making a difference at the Care Virtual Summit

On the 8th October, the Care Virtual Summit is returning to our screens and promises a line-up of speakers comprising of the most influential, passionate people in…

 

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Boost Infection Control With New 100% Natural Flushable Cleansing Wipes

Using unflushable cleansing wipes in care homes and hospitals is a dangerous false economy that puts lives at risk, warns infection control specialist DDC Dolphin.…

 

The National Association of Care Catering supports sector with relevant virtual seminars

The National Association of Care Catering (NACC) is hosting a series of virtual seminars to support its members and the care catering sector as they continue to…

 

Marie Curie to support Care UK teams in wake of coronavirus pandemic

Leading end of life charity, Marie Curie and care home provider Care UK, are working together to provide additional support to care home teams and to help prepare for…

 

Planned Preventative Maintenance Reinforces Infection Control

Planned preventative maintenance (PPM) of sluice room machines is vital in the battle against healthcare-associated infections, warns leading equipment manufacturer…

 

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