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Pocketalk announces GDPR compliance and Pocketalk Plus

Pocketalk, the global leader in connecting conversations and removing language barriers, today announces GDPR…

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Transport solutions for disabled passengers at North East garage

South Shields based converter Vic Young Ltd has been providing wheelchair accessible vehicles for over…

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Future of Care Conference London

Future of Care Conference London is back on the 29th March 2022, attracting C-level care professionals, care home and home care owners, managers,…

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A Closer Look Into the Programme at Future of Care London 2022

A Closer Look Into the Programme at Future of Care London 2022 

With the 29th March fast approaching, the Future of Care Conference is…

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Care Home Residents deliver letters of kindness to local school children

A Buxton Nursing home has recently posted a series of handwritten joyful letters to local school children who wrote to them over the Christmas period.…

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Commercial Laundry: How to make your wash work for you.

Commercial Laundry: How to make your wash work for you.

Over the past few years, the popular laundry slogan ‘if it’s not dirty, wash at 30’ has become…

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BALLROOM DANCING ENTHUSIAST’S 101ST BIRTHDAY IS FULL OF SURPRISES

At Friends of the Elderly’s Little Bramingham Farm care home in Luton, Bedfordshire, the care team has been celebrating Blanche Fromenton’s milestone 101st…

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Social care opens doors for Jane

A nurse looking after Crewe residents is encouraging people to consider the numerous professional pathways available in the care sector, having built her own…

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Get 15% off any of our RQF qualification with code #CM2022

At AASOG Education and Training we are an Awarding Body and Ofqual recognised accredited Further Education training provider. We offer RQF accredited qualifications…

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More freedom, with our help!

If you are one of the millions of people affected by incontinence, you will know that choosing the right product is absolutely vital for your comfort and security.…

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Limbkeepers,non-compression knitted sleeves

Limbkeepers are non-compression knitted sleeves, a new solution helping to protect fragile, thinning skin on arms, hands, and legs from abrasion, skin tears and…

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Manfred Sauer UK launch two new products

Manfred Sauer UK Ltd, are delighted to announce the launch of two new single use catheters. One for male/paediatric use and the other solely for females. They are…

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The power of AI that is giving care home residents a voice

A state-of-the-art medical device with unique innovative pain assessment technology is helping staff at Orchard Care Homes identify if residents living with…

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Clean Smarter with SmartDose from Diversey

Cleaning can be a time-consuming and arduous task but ultimately a necessary one, especially when it comes to the private and public care and nursing facilities.…

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Resident Reminisces About His Youth And Community-Focused Career 100th Birthday

At The Lawn, the Alton-based residential care home run by charity Friends of the Elderly, resident Donald Swann, OBE had a wonderful day celebrating his milestone 100…

Farmyard Dining Dining drApron® from Limon Attire

“… never did I think an apron could be game changing, but I do now!”

These are the words of a Limon Attire customer, Alexandra, about their specially designed Dining drApron® from Limon Attire.

The rest of her note read - "I…

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Charity Launches Its Christmas Appeal – Giving The Gift of Warmth

Friends of the Elderly, the charity which runs care homes, day care services and a grant giving service for older people living on low incomes throughout England, has…

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Incontinence in care homes

It is important to remember that the risk of urinary incontinence increases with age but is not an inevitable part of ageing. It is estimated that more than 50% of…

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Tackling stress, burnout and absenteeism in the care sector

Working days lost rose from 2.7% pre-Covid to 7.5% post Covid* placing significant additional burden on care teams, a statistic which will be further impacted by the…

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100% Hygienic Waste Disposal System For Hospitals And Care Homes

Infection control specialist DDC Dolphin has launched an advanced and inexpensive new waste disposal system to help keep hospitals and care homes hygienic and odour-…

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Lancashire care homes celebrate their vaccination rates

Longridge Hall Care Home and Ribble Court Care Home near Preston are celebrating after all of their staff received their second COVID vaccinations.

The homes…

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Care home residents weigh anchor and take to the high seas.

On HMS Bernard Sunley, There’s No Walking The Plank, Just Fun Whilst Sailing The Seven Seas

Residents at Bernard Sunley, the Woking-based care home run…

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QCS to launch ‘Building a Better Workforce Together’ Survey

Resilient, resourceful and resolute are adjectives that best describe the UK’s army of care professionals. But these are challenging times for them and their sector.…

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National Care Group Director Faces Fear In Honour Of Frontline Workers

MIKE CLEASBY, quality director at National Care Group has faced his fears to plummet from 16,500 feet, raising a fantastic £2,000 by skydiving for two charities close…

Hallmark partners with Checkit to reduce the burden of compliance reporting

Hallmark partners with Checkit to reduce the burden of compliance reporting

Hallmark Care Homes is eradicating “mountains of paperwork” with the introduction of a digital compliance solution from Checkit, the intelligent operations platform…

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Brunelcare Celebrate Befriending Week

 

“What Nicky and I have is pure friendship”

Nicky, 56, and Mike, 73, both signed up for Brunelcare’s Friends on the…

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Cutting-edge research revealed by QCS’s Dementia Care Champion strongly supports HUG wellbeing benefits

The QCS Pool Activity Level instrument (PAL), created by Jackie Pool and with the continued support of QCS, the leading provider of content, guidance for the…