Friday, August 6, 2021


All Encore Care Homes staff to become Dementia Friends

New and existing members of the team working across all departments within Encore Care Homes, including the care team, catering, housekeeping and administration, will go through the Alzheimer’s Society’s Dementia Friends programme

Cascade Care opens new, state-of-the-art residential care home

Care provider Cascade has opened a new, state-of-the-art residential care home for people living with autism, mental health conditions and learning difficulties.

Portishead care home staff celebrate 20th year anniversary

A Portishead care home, Petersfield, has celebrated 20 years of delivering care in the community this month with a virtual party.

Dundee’s health project – Steps to Health – has been awarded Dementia Friendly Walking...

This long running project is a Scottish Health Walk Network member that prior to the Covid-19 pandemic offered nine free community Health Walks across the city to support people with a range of long-term health conditions enjoy a more active lifestyle.

Bradford to get its own dementia specialist

Families living with dementia in central Bradford are being helped to live more positively and face the challenges of tomorrow with more confidence and less fear, thanks to a collaboration between Dementia UK and the recently formed Proactive Care Team (PACT), led by Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust