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Redditch care home one of the first to receive vaccine against Covid-19

Residents and team at Bowood Court & Mews Care Home in Redditch were one of the first to receive the Pfizer vaccine against Covid-19.

Care home company ‘reindeers’ raise vital funds for disability charity

Sure-footed colleagues at a Ringwood-based care home company held a reindeer run to raise more than £350 for people with autism and learning disabilities.

Malvern care team members spread festive happiness

At Perrins House, one of the three dedicated care homes run by charity Friends of the Elderly in Malvern, two of the Domestic Team have taken on the role of Artistic Surprise Makers and have been keeping the residents engaged - and intrigued - with specially created and imaginative monthly display tables and poems that everyone can enjoy.

Prince of Wales sends a Christmas message of support to Whiteley Village

Patron of the Whiteley Homes Trust, HRH The Prince of Wales celebrates Whiteley’s “indomitable spirit” during the pandemic in Christmas message to villagers and staff

Excelcare’s Cambridgeshire region create a Christmas Nativity

Those living and working in Cambridgeshire based Excelcare homes decided to spread some extra festive cheer this year and create a Christmas nativity performance.

Primary school pupils perform festive play for Sandbach care home residents

Students from Grangefield School in Bishops Cleeve, created their own unique snowflake design that will go on show within a local care home.

School children show support for care home snowflake appeal

Students from Grangefield School in Bishops Cleeve, created their own unique snowflake design that will go on show within a local care home.

Record magical Christmas bedtime story to thank children across the nation

With the help of Hallmark Care Homes and The Together Project, a group of residents from care homes around the country have recorded a special Christmas Eve bedtime story, to thank children across the nation for their support during 2020.

Shoreham-by-Sea care home residents thrilled by Dunelm’s festive gifts

Residents at a care home in Shoreham-by-Sea were delighted to receive a host of festive gifts as part of Dunelm’s Community Christmas Tree appeal.

Schools take Christmas to Belong care villages

Schoolchildren who would normally be regular visitors to Belong care villages in Atherton and Wigan are finding creative ways to bring Christmas cheer to residents.

Silva Homes customers unite to create festive bubbles

Small groups of people in Silva’s independent living homes are teaming up in bubbles, in line with government guidelines, to make sure that no one is lonely this Christmas, amid ongoing restrictions designed to halt the spread of Covid-19.

Christchurch schoolchildren create festive paper hearts for care home residents

Pupils from Avonwood Primary School in Bournemouth have been learning about kindness during their lessons and decided to grab their colouring pens and pencils to create some brightly coloured designs for the residents of the care home based off Fairmile Road.

Harrogate care home residents perform festive classic ‘The Night Before Christmas’

Residents at Manor House care home in Harrogate, have recorded a special rendition of the classic festive poem ‘The Night Before Christmas’ – kickstarting the festive season.

Dorset care home residents enjoy festive trip to Lapland

Karen Johnson, Clinical Director and Chief Nurse at HC-One, has won a prestigious and inaugural Healthcare Hero Award from Knight Frank, in recognition of her commitment and dedication throughout the coronavirus pandemic.

Care group employs extra staff to offer care home visiting

A Yorkshire care group has taken on two new employees as it gears up to welcome back visitors in a controlled way to its care and nursing homes from tomorrow.

Oxfordshire care home transformed into a winter wonderland

A dementia specialist care home in Oxfordshire has transformed their home into a winter wonderland to light up the village, and spread Christmas joy after a...

Festive Greetings at Christmas!

Care staff are our business and in 2020, they were on the coal face, every single day, often without the same PPE afforded staff in NHS services, facing exactly the same circumstances. Those people are still doing this.

Care group showcases festive hat creations competition

The Healthcare Homes Group which operates 45 residential homes and 12 homecare branches in East Anglia and the South, has proudly announced the winners...

Balhousie care homes open their doors to battle loneliness

A group of award-winning care homes across Angus, Tayside and Perthshire opened their doors to people spending Christmas Day alone. Care homes from across Balhousie...

A Christmas thank you to those who make a difference

As we wind down to Christmas and the party season, it’s time to look at the hard work delivered by care staff in care...

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