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Borough Care staff at Employee Achievement Awards

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

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 luxury care home

Sanders Senior Living launched

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

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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.
 
Service…

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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 ®

Queen’s…

Nightingales care services worker and resident

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.…

The sound doctor is developing a new app to help people live independently for longer

New App to help people live independently for longer

Online health educator, The Sound Doctor, is delighted to announce the development of their new App to help people live independently for longer.
The App, aimed…

Mayor of Poole and care home staff opening Oakdale care home

Mayor of Poole officially opens Oakdale care home at grand launch

The Mayor of Poole, Cllr Marion Le Poidevin, officiated at the grand opening of Oakdale care home, joined by members of the community and local healthcare…

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Bookshelf - Care and nursing books for staff and families

We take a look at some of the new care and nursing books out there for staff and families. Covering a range of topics, these titles off CPD, advice and comfort as…

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Care innovations: wearable technology for the elderly

As healthcare improves, life expectancy rises and people are opting to stay at home for longer. Families are having an increased responsibility in the care of their…

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Care sector jobs – new appointments, promotions and vacancies

Care sector jobs - Care & Nursing Essentials magazine presents a round-up of new appointments, promotions and vacancies at care providers and within the wider…

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LST Radiator Experts Create Safer Heating In The Care Sector

In spite of the tight regulations laid down by the Health and Safety Executive, concern is continuing to grow around resident safety in care homes. Some care homes…

Care home bedroom set up for end of life care

Bringing people together during end of life care

The team at Benmor say they have recently been touched…

Resident that needs dementia care eating food with carer

Nutrition & Safety in Dementia Care

Dementia can affect anyone, at any age, it does not discriminate. It is, however, more common in those over the age of 65. Currently in the UK, there are over 850,000…

ironmongery guides 

Simplifying the specification process with new ironmongery guides 

A new guide on architectural ironmongery and specialist applications has been launched for those specifying hardware in care homes.  
 
The Specifier’s…

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HeadStart Volunteering At Borough Care

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

Care2Connect Staff

Care2Connect Staff Short-Listed For Great British Care Awards

Care2Connect, the West Sussex homecare provider, has announced that three of its care team have been shortlisted for the Great British Care Awards. As a result of the…

Care Vision staff and residents - Shaping the future of care

Shaping the future of care

Shaping the future of care - with a wide range of services,…

Fairmile Grange at Great British Care Awards 2019

Christchurch-based care home shortlisted at the Great British Care Awards 2019

Fairmile Grange, a specialist nursing care home based in Christchurch, has been…

Care Roadshows - Outstanding Care

What is Outstanding Care?

Care Roadshows London is hosting a seminar which hopes to…

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What's stopping millennials from taking up social care roles?

Social Care Alba, a leading care and support provider in Edinburgh, has announced a steep decline (62%) in the…

Brexit will affect recruitment in care

Brexit recruitment project to support Scotland's care providers

Service and solution provider for the care industry Novacare has launched a project to support care providers with the recruitment and retention of staff – in…

Male resident from Borough Care Home on World Alzheimer's Day

Borough Care Marks World Alzheimer’s Day

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

Care home residents participating in Doll Therapy

Rebuilding lives with Doll Therapy

A care home in Leeds is helping many of its residents with dementia to take part in daily…

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Mental Health and Dementia Facilities Forum 2019

Taking place on 14-15 November at Whittlebury Park, Northampton, the Mental Health & Dementia Facilities Forum is the ideal platform to hear from experts, explore…

Olive celebrating her 100th birthday at Bryn Haven

100th Birthday Celebrations For Olive At Bryn Haven  

Olive Taylor, a resident at Borough Care’s Bryn Haven home in Brinnington, Stockport…

Churchfields Care Home owners on their bikes in Paris

Churchfields Care Home owners cycle to Paris

Owners of Churchfields Care Home have raised money for Bloodwise, a charity who funds world-class research in blood cancer, by cycling the 500km from London to Paris…

Diabetes care for older people with type 1

Top diabetes professor warns older people with type 1 are being overlooked

A top UK professor is urging the healthcare profession to make older people with type 1 diabetes a “priority and not an after-thought”.

Professor Ketan…

Borough Care New Head of Finance - Nick Pennell

Borough Care Appoints New Head of Finance  

Borough Care has appointed Nick Pennell as its new Head of Finance.  Borough Care is the largest not-for-profit provider of care for older people in Stockport and has…

Footwear for People with Diabetes

Podiatry Experts Advise on Footwear for People with Diabetes

The College of Podiatry has worked alongside Cosyfeet in advising which…