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Q&A WITH JOHN RAMSAY

Q&A WITH JOHN RAMSAY

John Ramsay, Managing Director of Social-Ability, answers some questions about his company.  Q: Tell us a bit about yourself and what inspired you to found Social-Ability.  ...
RESIDENTS TAKE PART IN VIRTUAL REALITY STUDY

RESIDENTS TAKE PART IN VIRTUAL REALITY STUDY

Residents from Avantes care homes have recently participated in an exciting virtual reality (VR) study piloted by researchers from the University of Kent.  Avante Care & Support approached...
REMEMBRANCE 2021: VETERANS’ CHARITY REFLECTS ON SERVICE THROUGH THE DECADES

REMEMBRANCE 2021: VETERANS’ CHARITY REFLECTS ON SERVICE

The unwavering dedication and service of the Armed Forces through the decades is being remembered by Royal Star & Garter, ahead of Armistice Day. Founded to care for veterans in WWI, the...
Nicola Brooks, Chair of the Board for dementia care specialists Belong

BELONG CHAIR NAMED CHAIRPERSON OF THE YEAR

Nicola Brooks, Chair of the Board for dementia care specialists Belong has been named Social Care Chairperson of the Year (North West England) at CEO Monthly’s Chairperson Awards 2021.  ...
ELIOR UK AND ALZHEIMER’S SOCIETY ANNOUNCE 3-YEAR PARTNERSHIP

ELIOR UK AND ALZHEIMER’S SOCIETY ANNOUNCE 3-YEAR PARTNERSHIP

UK caterer Elior has announced an exciting three-year partnership with Alzheimer’s Society, which aims to raise over £100,000 for the charity. With a passion for the cause and synergies...
MEDDYG CARE TO BECOME FIRST WELSH CARE HOME WITH ADMIRAL NURSE SERVICE

MEDDYG CARE TO ESTABLISH ADMIRAL NURSE SERVICE

A Gwynedd care home group has been granted permission by a leading dementia organisation to establish an all-inclusive support service to those living with dementia and their families, the first...
Steve and Val Dunn renew marriage vows at Park Avenue Care Home Kent

RESIDENT RENEWS VOWS AFTER 47 YEARS

Park Avenue Care Home in Bromley recently held a special service as resident Steve Dunn renewed his marriage vows with his wife of 47 years Val. Steve, who lives with dementia, asked for a...
CARE HOME STAR BAKERS RAISE FUNDS FOR THE ALZHEIMER’S SOCIETY

CARE HOME STAR BAKERS RAISE FUNDS FOR THE ALZHEIMER’S SOCIETY

Care home residents from Fairway View, in Bulwell have been ‘baking up a storm’ in an effort to raise funds for the Alzheimer’s Society Residents were inspired by the...
CARE HOME RESIDENT PRAISES STAFF AT ENCORE CARE HOMES

CARE HOME RESIDENT PRAISES STAFF AT ENCORE CARE HOMES

A care home resident has praised the staff at a Christchurch care home as a short summer stays initiative is launched for older people.  Rita Satchwell moved to Fairmile Grange, which is...
Albert Edward Prince of Wales Court’s staff members Kay Grist and Lisa Davies with the Dementia Bus

CARE HOME STAFF TAKE PART IN VIRTUAL DEMENTIA EXPERIENCE

Staff at RMBI Care Co. Home Albert Edward Prince of Wales Court, in Porthcawl, have reinforced their commitment to care for and support residents living with dementia. The Virtual Dementia Tour...

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