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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. 

 

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…

 

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…

 

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-…

 

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…

 

Care homes invited to take part in annual 'road' cycling event

Motitech, the Norwegian startup motivating older people and those with dementia in care homes to engage in more physical activity, has announced its partnership with…

 

What does maintaining the ability to have a bath mean to you?

Enabling people to continue enjoying what they’ve always done and having the opportunity to try new things is an overriding philosophy of care at Newlands, part of…

 

Orchard Care Homes take on Mount Snowdon

Employees from Orchard Care Homes, one of the UK’s leading care providers for the elderly, have gone above…

 

MP praises “brilliant” team after visit to ‘outstanding’ local care home

The Member of Parliament for Morley and Outwood, Andrea Jenkyns, praised an ‘outstanding’ care home after she took part in its 20th birthday celebrations.

 

Infection Prevention Society Care Home Special Interest Group

Care Homes have an important role in the epidemiology of antibiotic resistant  bacteria due to the frequent admissions to hospital. It is important to remember that…