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How To Help & Support Your Activity Coordinators

Calling All Care & Dementia Home Groups, Managers and Regional Support Teams: How To Help & Support Your Activity Coordinators by Gillian Hesketh of…

 

‘Until society sees social care differently, we won’t solve the real crisis in the sector’

There’s no doubt that the social care sector needs a major overhaul. But until society stops seeing care work as a second-rate profession, we will never solve…

 

How can care homes attract more staff?

Emma Platt, division manager of White Recruitment Health & Social Care, one of the UK’s foremost recruiters for care homes, discusses recruiting and…

 

Run of positive CQC Inspection Outcomes continues for Runwood Homes

Following news shared earlier this month, Runwood Homes are delighted to continue their string of strong CQC inspection outcomes, with three more positive inspection…

 

Lorraine Lee takes top title at The Caring UK Awards 2019

Lorraine Lee, Orchard Care Homes’ Executive Director for Quality and Governance, has been announced as the…

 

Let’s do our bit to combat loneliness of older people this Christmas

According to Age UK, more than 3.8m people in England over the age of 75 live alone, with 40% saying that the television is their main source of company.
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The importance of oral hygiene in care

Roger Daniel is CEO at Red Homes Healthcare. Having grown up working in and around care homes, Roger has vast experience in delivering care. Here he discusses…

 

Borough Care Hosts Employee Achievement Awards  

Borough Care, the largest not-for-profit provider of care for older people in Stockport, recently held…

 

The use of mobile devices in healthcare

Mobile devices are becoming an increasingly important tool within healthcare delivery. In fact, 4 out of 5 doctors make use of these devices as part of their everyday…

 

Sanders Senior Living launched

Following 32 years of success in the residential care industry as the owner and CEO of Runwood Homes,…

 

Mental health charity helps kickstart building conversion

A local mental health charity is starting preparatory work on a £400,000 building conversion project that is scheduled to begin in spring 2020.
 
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Titan by Jackloc Launch!

Leading window restrictor company Jackloc, announce the launch of the strongest restrictor in the market, the Titan by Jackloc ®

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Staff urged to wear pyjama looking scrubs so residents know its bed time

Some care homes around the UK have trailed wearing pyjama looking scrubs when they are working a nightshift, with some care homes even enforcing a non-uniform policy…

 

Committed to providing high-quality care services since 1986

Nightingales, which operates in London and the South East, grew from two residential homes in 1986 to an additional home care service which serves 100 clients.…