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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.
Published on 24/09/2018
A Sheffield care provider has been using Shetland ponies to bring comfort and joy to its dementia sufferers.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Published on 7/09/2018
Sunrise of Purley have been awarded Platinum status with Excellence for End of Life Care, following a re-accreditation.
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.
Published on 4/09/2018
Carers UK is delighted to announce the appointment of a new Chief Executive, Helen Walker.