Care Homes

13th August 2020

‘Adopt a Grandparent’ initiative announces Ruby Rose as celebrity patron

Australian actor and activist Ruby Rose, has digitally adopted a grandparent as part of a drive to combat care home loneliness during the coronavirus pandemic, and […]
27th July 2020

iCheck system to check visitor temperatures and manage entry and exit

Mick Ventola, CEO and founder of Ventola Projects explains how this system will help reopen care homes in an efficient and reassuring way.  Care homes looking […]
21st July 2020

Wiping out coronaviruses

COVID-19 continues to present an unprecedented challenge to care homes, which have been particularly susceptible to outbreaks of the disease. There is increasing evidence about the […]
20th July 2020

Care home group reveals overhaul of H&S

Surrey care home group CHD Living reveals overhaul of health and safety policies to protect residents and staff from coronavirus CHD Living, which has 13 residences […]
9th July 2020

Greyland launches Spray & Wipe ULTRA, full virucidal disinfectant cleaner

Leading independent cleaning chemical manufacturer Greyland has launched Spray & Wipe ULTRA, a full virucidal disinfectant cleaner tested to eliminate both Coronavirus and MRSA after 1 […]
8th July 2020

Maritime care home celebrates unsung heroes of 2020 with tales from sea

Surrey-based maritime care home, The Royal Alfred Seafarers’ Society, is marking the UK’s tenth annual Seafarers Awareness Week (6-12 July) with tales from the high seas […]
25th June 2020

History hunt to discover timeline of 19th century home

Hertfordshire care home inundated with community connections to its 19th-century building, but still needs final pieces to complete timeline puzzle Following the launch of a ‘history hunt’ […]
22nd June 2020

Regency Design donates face visors to health and welfare charity Leonard Cheshire

Regency Design, the award-winning design and manufacturing business, has donated face visors to health and welfare charity Leonard Cheshire, to support carers and residents. Items donated […]
16th June 2020

91-year-old care home tenant walks 14km to raise funds for keyworkers

91-year old tenant of Surrey-based Belvedere House, the maritime care home of The Royal Alfred Seafarers’ Society, has raised £5,000 for the home’s keyworkers by walking […]