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Hiring temporary contractors – understanding tax rules IR35

Are you aware of the recent change in law regarding temporary contractors? Here the team at Lawspeed, the…

Residents dreams and wishes granted in a plan to spread happiness

A specialist dementia care home in Oxfordshire has created a wellbeing plan to entertain residents and make their dreams and wishes come to reality. 

 

WIN a Balmonds Skincare Bundle!

Award-winning natural skincare brand, Balmonds, was founded by a mother desperate to find an emollient that didn’…

 

The shocking truth of fire safety in care homes and how to ensure you are compliant

We all know how damaging a fire can be; from seeing the devastating effects of the Grenfell Tower incident, to witnessing centuries worth of history burning down with…

 

CQC: '3 rehab facilities in same London road are Inadequate'

Local people in the London borough of Kensington and Chelsea will be dismayed to learn that three locations, all run by the same provider in Kendrick Mews, have been…

 

Care home's new hens bring back memories for chicken whisperer Irene

THE CHICKEN whisperer is the nickname given to a Teesside care home resident due to her uncanny ability to calm an intake of feathered friends.

Mandale House…

 

Supporting People with Sight Loss in a Care or Nursing Home setting

If you support people with sight impairments as part of your working role, the following tips will help you understand the difficulties they may be facing and what…

 

Runwood Homes - Yellow Ribbon scheme

At Runwood Homes, we believe that it is of utmost importance that we treat…

 

NACC Training & Development Forum 2019

NACC Training & Development Forum 2019: supporting care caterers in continued challenging times

The National Association of Care Catering (NACC) Training…

 

Bluebird Cares and Gains Award

"Healthwatch Star" award presented to care company for treating patients like a family member

A Gateshead-based care provider that…

 

Mighty marathon hike raises funds for Macmillan

CARE home staff have completed a mighty mixed terrain 26-mile hike across the Peak District to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support.

Six head office staff…

 

Carers seek to overcome loneliness on World Friendship Day

Carers seek to overcome loneliness on World Friendship Day

Manorcourt Homecare, a provider of home-based care services in Hornchurch and the…

 

It’s about more than what’s on the plate

Our cause is to make a real difference to our customers and community. We’re dedicated to doing business in an ethical and sustainable way, enhancing health and well-…

 

Home Instead Senior Care celebrates receiving its 50th “outstanding” CQC rating

Home Instead Senior Care, the provider of award-winning in-home care, today celebrated receiving its fiftieth outstanding rating from the Care Quality Commission (CQC…

 

Log my Care launches new Photos and Zones features

New feature releases are a testament to the responsiveness of the software provider and how committed they are to being designed by carers for carers.

Log my…