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Gangsta Grannies raise £1,200 for local hospice

A team from leading mobility and home healthcare equipment supplier Clearwell Mobility, took part in the annual Dragon Boat Festival dressed as Gangsta Grannies to…

 

Care home celebrates new eco-garden with local MP and Wildlife Trust

On Friday, 6th September, an Oxfordshire care home welcomed local MP, Robert Courts, and…

 

Generous plumber inspires charity tradesmen

From plumber to internet sensation overnight. Generous plumber James Anderson from Burnley fixed a 91 year old’s - who is terminally-ill - boiler for free and when…

 

Calling All Those Thinking About A Career In Care

Local children and young adults’ charity, Chailey Heritage Foundation is inviting those thinking about a career in care to join them at its Career Open Day and…

 

ABB open API platform empowers elderly to lead independent and fulfilled lives with smart technology

In one of the first examples of its open API platform in practice, ABB has been working alongside the iHomeLab of the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts…

 

UK care home technology is advancing with Amazon Alexa

Numerous care homes in the UK have had their technology enhanced with the use of Amazon Alexa for their residents. Care homes such as Livability Brookside House…

 

Brexit – a perfect storm for social care

Stephen Wilson, CEO and Co-Founder of recruitment platform Novacare, discusses how Brexit will add to an already critical…

 

Health Care staff urged to get their Flu vaccination

Royal College of Nursing are urging health care staff to get their flu vaccination this winter. They have explained that it is a professional responsibility for all…

 

Orchard Care Homes confirmed as finalist in industry awards

Orchard Care Homes, one of the UK’s leading providers of specialist residential, dementia, nursing and short-term respite care, has been confirmed as a finalist in…

 

Kare Plus secures £910,000 loan to expand care network

Kare Plus National Limited has received a £910,000 loan, to expand care network, from MEIF Maven WM Debt Finance, part of the Midlands Engine Investment Fund.

 

Timperley resident urges others to unite against dementia

Maddy Haren, from Manchester, who lives in Timperley, is calling on others to join her and unite against dementia at the Cheshire Memory Walk, which will be held at…

 

Quartet of Leeds care homes awarded Good rating by CQC

Four Orchard Care Homes in Leeds have been awarded ‘Good’ ratings by the Care Quality Commission (CQC), the independent regulator of health and social care.

 

Social care sector urged to back recruitment campaign

A recruitment campaign run by the Department of Health and Social Care is due to launch in a second phase after an overwhelming response from applicants earlier this…