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‘Bellcare Buddies’ combat loneliness in Cumbria

A new concept to combat loneliness has been launched in Cumbria providing a ‘buddy’ service for the elderly with all expenses covered.

Thirsk care home donates to local foodbank

Kind-hearted staff at Thirsk care home, Hambleton Grange, have selflessly donated stock from their own kitchens alongside generous donations from the local community to provide essential food and toiletry packages to local families who have been affected by the Coronavirus pandemic and lockdowns.

Ayr’s newest care home officially opened its doors

Ayr’s newest care home officially opened its doors

Nottingham’s specialist care group residents and staff receive first COVID injection

Church Farm Care homes' residents, have received their first COVID-19 injections as part of the government’s national coronavirus vaccination programme.

Morrisons deliver the icing on the cake for care home residents

Keen to help them stay occupied in lockdown, staff of the local supermarket delivered some cakes and decorating tools to residents at Dene Holm Residential Care Home.

The importance of communicating with residents during lockdown

Dr Natalie-Jane Macdonald has been awarded an MBE for services to Healthcare in the 2021 list of New Year’s Honours.

Cygnet Health Care announces the appointment of new neuropsychology Lead

Cygnet Health Care is delighted to announce the appointment of Sue Copstick as Cygnet’s Neuropsychology Lead. Sue will also deliver and develop neuropsychology provision within two of Cygnet’s newest neuropsychiatric services; Cygnet Pindar House in Barnsley, South Yorkshire, where she will be based, and Cygnet Newham House in Middlesbrough.

East Kilbride care home residents beat the January blues and embark on month-long virtual cruise

At 50 strong, the Troon’s Girls’ Brigade hope to provide a card for every carer and resident to say thank you and send their best wishes over the festive season.

Cornwall Care appoints new Chair

experienced strategic healthcare leader has taken on the role of chairperson for the Charity, Cornwall Care Limited

Not-for-profit care provider completes purchase of Wirral Waters site

Not-for-profit care provider, Belong, has successfully completed the purchase of land for its first waterside care village within Peel Land and Property’s (Peel L&P) Wirral Waters scheme, in a move that will enable building work to commence on the £15 million development later this year.

Latest lockdown calls for cream tea at Barnes Lodge

With the new lockdown well underway, we are all missing those luxuries such as shopping and eating out. But Barnes Lodge residents decided they don’t need to go to a tea room to get one of their favourite treats, a cream tea!

Domiciliary care agency responds to lockdown restrictions with enhanced testing

County Carers, leading domiciliary care agency based in Berkshire has today responded to the newly-implemented UK lockdown measures by introducing improved weekly COVID testing procedures for all care staff and management.

Wellington’s Star Fish Bar serves up the best suppers to Somerset care home!

Wellington's Star Fish Bar serves up the best suppers to Somerset care home!

Caterham nursing home becomes first in region to vaccinate all residents against Covid-19

Caterham nursing home, Tupwood Gate Nursing Home, becomes first in region to vaccinate all residents against Covid-19

Covid-19 vaccine- it’s only a little needle, nothing to worry about, say care home resident

covid 19 vaccines are happening across the country, "This is brilliant and will save some lives and it’s only a little needle, nothing to worry about” said Harriett (101) a resident at Douglas Court.

Huddersfield care home’s ‘Random Acts of Kindness’ brings joy to local people

Staff at Huddersfield care home, Greenacres, have teamed up with national supermarket chain, Morrisons, to provide essential food and toiletry packages to local older people who are currently affected and isolating themselves against the Coronavirus outbreak.

Sunrise Senior Living UK and Gracewell Healthcare’s CEO Awarded MBE

Dr Natalie-Jane Macdonald has been awarded an MBE for services to Healthcare in the 2021 list of New Year’s Honours.

Woman fined £12k for running West Yorkshire care agency illegally

A woman who ran a Morley-based domiciliary care agency has been ordered to pay over £12,000 after she admitted to providing care illegally.

Fake NHS COVID-19 vaccination messages target vulnerable public

The Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI) has received evidence of fraudulent messages sent to the public informing them that a dose of the new COVID-19 vaccine is available to them.

Young carer lands dream job just weeks after heart attack

In Home Care’s Chelmsford branch will be officially launched in January. The branch will provide hourly, overnight, and live-in care services for individuals with physical disabilities and learning difficulties. These services also include tailored dementia care and companionship, as well as elderly care.

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