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ENCORE CARE HOMES TO OFFER NEW REVOLUTIONARY DEMENTIA TRAINING

Published on 25/09/2018

Encore Care Homes is introducing a revolutionary new form of dementia training to its care homes in Dorset, enabling healthcare professionals and members of the community to experience what it’s like to live with dementia.

SHETLAND PONIES BRING TEARS OF JOY TO CARE HOME

Published on 24/09/2018

A Sheffield care provider has been using Shetland ponies to bring comfort and joy to its dementia sufferers.


HEATHCOTES LAUNCHES GARDEN POD INITIATIVE

Published on 20/09/2018

Care provider Heathcotes Group is rolling out a new development initiative across its estates with the construction of gardens pods providing new self-contained space for residents to use.

ACTIVE AGEING PILOT REDUCES 999 CALLS AND A&E VISITS

Published on 18/09/2018

A seven-month pilot run by London Ambulance Service NHS Trust, in partnership with national volunteering organisation Royal Voluntary Service, has helped reduce the number of emergency calls and visits to A&E amongst frequent fallers in two London boroughs.

GREAT OAKS CARE HOME ON A HIGH AFTER OPEN DAY

Published on 13/09/2018

Great Oaks care home in Bournemouth recently opened its doors to the community to provide unique entertainment, including an aerial hoop display and Milo the dancing dog.

FLYING SAM'S BUNGEE JUMP FUNDS SENSORY DÉCOR FOR CARE HOME

Published on 12/09/2018

Residents at Balhousie Forth View care home have been enjoying an array of brand new sensory experiences after a member of staff braved a fundraising bungee jump earlier this year to help enhance the lives of residents.

BUPA LEADERS EMERSED IN INNOVATIVE DEMENTIA TRAINING

Published on 10/09/2018

To help extend their knowledge of dementia further, the Managing Director and Senior Leadership Team of Bupa Care Homes have taken part in experiential dementia training, receiving first-hand experience of what living with the condition is like.

SUNRISE OF PURLEY AWARDED FOR END OF LIFE CARE

Published on 7/09/2018

Sunrise of Purley have been awarded Platinum status with Excellence for End of Life Care, following a re-accreditation.


SPECIALIST CARE PROVIDER OPENS NEW SERVICE IN FULWOOD

Published on 5/09/2018

Care provider Heathcotes Group has opened a new residential service in Fulwood, near Preston, for adults with learning disabilities, challenging behaviours and complex needs.

CARERS UK APPOINTS NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE

Published on 4/09/2018

Carers UK is delighted to announce the appointment of a new Chief Executive, Helen Walker.


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