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How your Easter celebrations can help loved ones with dementia

How your Easter celebrations can help loved ones with dementia

April 18 2019

Easter is a special time for families – four days together to get out and about and enjoy spring. But how can people make the most of the holiday to support loved ones living with dementia?

Senior team appointed to take the helm of new Whitstable care home

Senior team appointed to take the helm of new Whitstable care home

March 20 2019

Harrier Lodge has announced the appointment of its senior team members.

Perry Manor manager receives national recognition

Perry Manor manager receives national recognition

March 12 2019

A Worcester care home manager has been acknowledged as one of the country’s top mental health nurses at a national award ceremony in London.

Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre 100% hit with patients

Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre 100% hit with patients

March 11 2019

We have scored 100% on the national Friends and Family Test

 “Make sure you know what you want to do, and be determined to do it” – older women share their wisdom

“Make sure you know what you want to do, and be determined to do it” – older women share their wisdom

March 7 2019

To celebrate International Women’s Day on Friday 8th March, 12 female care home residents across the UK have been sharing the advice they’d give to their younger selves.

Mayor officially opens Mountbatten Grange

Mayor officially opens Mountbatten Grange

March 6 2019

The people of Windsor recently celebrated the grand launch of the town’s newest care home, with the help of some special guests.

Worcester home manager in finals of national nursing awards for pioneering dementia care

Worcester home manager in finals of national nursing awards for pioneering dementia care

February 26 2019

The home manager of a Worcester care home has reached the finals of this year’s British Journal of Nursing (BNJ) Awards, designed to recognise the very highest levels of nursing in the country.

Could this be the first care home with its very own theme tune? It’s a ‘pipe dream’ come true

Could this be the first care home with its very own theme tune? It’s a ‘pipe dream’ come true

February 18 2019

A new care home in Edinburgh has released its very own theme tune after a recent competition.

Flying high - Ruth and Eamon help a Highmarket House resident fulfil dream to see a vintage plane

Flying high - Ruth and Eamon help a Highmarket House resident fulfil dream to see a vintage plane

February 14 2019

When the team at Highmarket House found out that 96-year-old resident Violet had a hankering to see a Spitfire plane again, they quickly set to work to find a suitable aircraft.

When our national obsession with Valentine’s can cause pain

When our national obsession with Valentine’s can cause pain

February 13 2019

 For the young and young at heart, Valentine’s fun can last all week, but a national dementia expert is advising people to be on hand for those who are liv

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