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Overcoming loneliness and improving Extra Care at Grand Union Housing Group

by Jan Davis, Dementia Project Officer (Extra Care & Dementia), Grand Union Housing Group

At Grand Union, we’ve long seen the impact of…

 

MMC: Making affordable homes for the elderly

Agile Ageing Alliance is a joining of innovators from across the building and housing sectors, as well as health, care, design & technology and finance advisors…

 

Access 21 Interiors

One of the common questions we are asked is how to provide the safety features and wayfinding pointers that residents need whilst still maintaining a homely,…

 

Implementing effective infection control

Clare Long, business account manager for care at the Professional Division of Miele, discusses effective infection control for care facilities…

 

Hartlepool nursing home provider prosecuted by CQC for failing to provide safe care

A care provider that failed in its duty to provide safe care and treatment has been fined £24,000 and ordered to pay £14,000 towards the cost of the prosecution, and…

 

Pupils learn about dementia from care home staff

SCHOOL children have been learning about dementia from visiting care home staff who look after those with the condition every day.

Ingleby Care Home…

 

Bluebird Care celebrated Book Month to mark the importance of reading

Back in April, Bluebird Care celebrated Book Month to emphasise the power of reading and the joy it…

 

The NACC Awards 2019 open for entries

The National Association of Care Catering (NACC) is calling for nominations for the NACC Awards 2019.

The prestigious awards recognise and celebrate teams and…

 

Care home residents cast their vote in European election

ELDERLY care home residents have taken to the polling booths to cast their votes in the European election.

Staff at Ingleby Care Home, in Ingleby Barwick,…
 

Oakham Grange, named Ardale’s first nursing home

Ardale, a new name to the residential and nursing care sector have named Oakham Grange as their first home. This 9 million bespoke 60 bed new build home is planned to…

 

Shetland Ponies are Mane Attraction at Inverurie Care Home

Residents at a care home in Kemnay have been horsing around this week thanks to an in-house visit from some new equine friends.

Meallmore Ltd’s Grove…
 

Assistive tech and the legal implications

Article from Jennifer Johnston, associate at insurance risk and commercial  law firm…
 

Hft awarded Centre of Excellence status for exemplary training 

The national learning disabilities charity, Hft, has been awarded Centre of Excellence status in recognition of its exemplary training provision by…

Learn how to be CQC Outstanding at Care Roadshow Birmingham

Following the success of the events recently held in Glasgow and Liverpool, the Care Roadshows team are gearing up for the show’s return to Birmingham on Tuesday 2nd …

 

Florence tackles the social care staffing crisis head on

Florence tackles the social care staffing crisis head on with the addition of carers to its recruitment marketplace

London pilot expands…