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Published on 5/02/2019
Great Oaks in Bournemouth has appointed a soft food diet specialist to allow for a wide range of diet requirements to be catered for at the care home.
Published on 4/02/2019
Debby Veigas is an End of Life Care specialist dementia Admiral Nurse based at Wakefield Hospice, trained and supported in her role by Dementia UK. For this year’s World Cancer Day, Debby spoke to us about the challenges that caring for someone with dementia and cancer brings.
Published on 31/01/2019
Skills for Care is seeking social care and health employers willing to host a graduate within their organisation as part of a programme designed to develop future leaders in the social care and health sectors.
Published on 30/01/2019
Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has introduced two new Admiral Nursing posts to provide specialist support to people with dementia and their carers and families.
Published on 29/01/2019
Residents of Great Oaks care home in Bournemouth took part in a jam-packed day of Burns Night celebrations to pay homage to the Scottish holiday, on 25th January.
Published on 28/01/2019
A care home in Ormskirk is adding extra ‘oomph’ to its already outstanding daily wellbeing and activities programmes.
Published on 25/01/2019
Springhill Care Group has been certified as a Disability Confident Employer following a successful assessment.
Published on 23/01/2019
Encore Care Homes is proud to introduce ‘Mind the Gap’, an insightful dementia training programme, across its care homes in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Fareham.
Published on 22/01/2019
The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) has awarded over £35,000 to an innovative project between the University of Hertfordshire and Juntendo University, Japan, which will focus on understanding the benefits and constraints of physical activity-based programmes for older women, particularly those living with dementia.
Published on 21/01/2019
The owners of a Wyre Forest nursing home have appointed a new manager who plans to maintain the home’s high-quality care and forge closer links with the community.