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Toddlers and elderly both benefit from joint play

TEESSIDE toddlers and elderly care home residents are taking part in mutually beneficial intergenerational sessions.

Drawing, dancing, singing and chatting…

 

Platform to help seniors stay independent longer

A platform to help seniors stay independent longer and improve their quality of life

Oscar Senior…

 

Future Healthcare returns to London in 2019

Future Healthcare is the UK’s only exhibition and conference showcasing healthcare products and services to a global audience. Taking place at Olympia London from 18-…

 

Unique training programme launched at Encore Care Homes

Son of local care home resident launches unique training programme at Encore Care Homes

Encore Care Homes has added a new module to its successful ‘Mind the…

 

TV licence shock as millions of over 75s will lose out

The BBC has scrapped the free TV licence for all over 75s, meaning only those who receive Pension Credit will be exempt from paying the fee from next year.

 

Cats and care home residents make purrfect friends

CARE home residents enjoyed a close encounter with cats at a Sheffield café – bringing back memories of their own kitties.

Several residents living at The…

 

3 New Faux Leather Fabrics for Contract Interiors

Skopos is excited to bring to market 3 new flame retardant, Crib 5 faux leathers this month. With 3 distinctly different finishes, the faux leathers provide a neat…

 

Ensuring free movement for care residents

Fire safety regulations require care settings to have heavy and self-closing fire doors on resident’s…

 

National fundraiser focuses the organisation on health, fitness and wellbeing

Care UK’s national fundraiser focuses the organisation on health, fitness and wellbeing

Hundreds of Care UK’s care home team members, residents and their…

 

Sherwood Lodge and Sherwood House rated ‘Outstanding’

Cygnet Health Care’s Sherwood Lodge and Sherwood House rated ‘Outstanding’ by Care Quality Commission

Sherwood Lodge rated ‘Outstanding’ across all five CQC…

 

Choosing the right washing machine to meet hygiene standards

By Clare Long, Business Account Manager at the Professional division of Miele

Choosing the right…

 

Dementia friends gather at Teesside care home

DEMENTIA friends gathered at Teesside care home for training to support those with the condition.

Dementia champion and crime prevention officer at Cleveland…

 

Forest Nursery Helps People with Dementia Remember Their Roots

An innovative forest school and nursery based in South East Northumberland is branching out with a new partnership involving North East charity…