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Silver Healthcare has announced the closure of Fulwood Lodge Care Home in Sheffield.

SILVER HEALTHCARE TO CLOSE FULWOOD LODGE CARE HOME

The owner of a Sheffield-based care home provider has announced the closure of the group’s only nursing home, describing the move as the "hardest decision" of his 30-year career in care. ...
Future of Care Conference will be hosting a panel session discussing the issues surrounding staff recruitment and retention in care.

CONFERENCE TO ADDRESS CARE SECTOR WORKFORCE CHALLENGES

Future of Care Conference will be hosting a panel session discussing the issues surrounding staff recruitment and retention in care. The conference, which takes place on 15th October at the Hilton...
wansea University academics are calling for policy makers, regulators and healthcare professionals to adopt a structured medicine monitoring system.

CARE HOMES NEED STRUCTURED DRUG MONITORING, SAY ACADEMICS

Swansea University academics are calling for policy makers, regulators and healthcare professionals to adopt a structured medicine monitoring system, after research showed a positive impact on the...
Sybil Downham, 92, a resident at The Chanters which is taking part in the Facebook ’Postcards for Kindness’ campaign.

CARE HOME RESIDENTS EXCHANGE POSTCARDS ACROSS THE GLOBE

An Atherton care home is helping to combat loneliness and isolation by reaching out via Facebook group ‘Postcards of Kindness’. The Chanters Care Home, in Tyldsley Old Road, has been...
Residents at Kingsgate Care Home have been putting their Spanish to the test with lessons from Lingo Flamingo.

CARE HOME RESIDENTS EXPERIENCE SPANISH CULTURE IN LANGUAGE LESSONS

From flamenco to fiesta, residents at Kingsgate Care Home have been putting their Spanish to the test with lessons from Lingo Flamingo. Throughout the six-week programme, residents at the East...
Susan Carr, NHS Grampian’s Director of Allied Health Professions and Public Protection with Dawn Mitchell, Head of The School of Health Sciences at RGU.

ALLIED HEALTH COLLABORATES WITH UNIVERSITY TO IMPROVE FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE DELIVERY

An Allied Health Professions Director from NHS Grampian has accepted the position of Visiting Professor at Robert Gordon University (RGU) to collaboratively support changes in healthcare delivery to...
Andrew and Elizabeth celebrating their wedding anniversary in Patcham Care Home’s revamped conservatory.

CARE HOME REVAMPS CONSERVATORY FOR PRIVATE DINING EXPERIENCES

A Brighton care home has helped to strengthen one couple’s relationship with a cosy conservatory refurbishment, kitted out for date nights with loved ones or time with family and friends. ...
NCS Care Home Garden Makeover

NCS VOLUNTEERS GIVE CARE HOME A SUMMER MAKEOVER

Young volunteers from the National Citizenship Service (NCS) raised over £400 to give Mundy House care home in Basildon a colourful and creative garden makeover. As part of the refurbishment,...
FAIRMILE GRANGE INTRODUCES DEMENTIA EXPERIENCE FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS

FAIRMILE GRANGE INTRODUCES IMMERSIVE DEMENTIA EXPERIENCE

Fairmile Grange care home is now offering an eye-opening dementia awareness programme, The Dementia Champions Training, to local healthcare professionals. The fully immersive experience was...
ictured left to right: Rebekah Cresswell (Chief Operating Officer at Priory Adult Care), Adele Taylor (Registered Manager at Dolphin Lane), Amy Lodge (Deputy Manager at Dolphin Lane) and Andrea Jenkyns MP.

MP PRAISES “BRILLIANT” CARE HOME CELEBRATING 20TH ANNIVERSARY

The Member of Parliament for Morley and Outwood, Andrea Jenkyns, praised the Priory Group’s Dolphin Lane care home after she took part in its 20th birthday celebrations. Andrea Jenkyns MP...

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