Care Homes

7th May 2019

Modular: 21st Century construction,19th Century technology?

Image courtesy of the N-house which features ThermaSkirt skirting board heating Martin Wadsworth, managing director of discrete heat, discusses what’s really happening in the modular construction […]
6th May 2019

Thank you Lily

Many, many thanks to Campion School A Level student, Lily Caton, who visited our residents at Heron Court care home in Brentwood Road, Herongate, to present […]
21st March 2019

“Appropriate care should not be too much to expect” says Sue Ryder

National healthcare charity launches report revealing thousands of people inappropriately placed in care homes for the elderly. In the report Time to get it right, it […]
6th March 2019

Royal Alfred celebrates contribution of female staff on International Women’s Day

Banstead-based The Royal Alfred Seafarers’ Society is celebrating International Women’s Day by raising awareness of the social care industry’s dependence on dedicated female care workers. According […]
2nd March 2019

Healthcare Homes Group receives two accolades at Norfolk Care Awards

Dean Forbes from Olive House wins ‘Rising Star’ and Meadow House Nursing Home receives ‘highly commended’ for ‘Excellent person centred care and support’ Healthcare Homes Group, […]
13th February 2019

Care home create their own blend of tea!

Residents at Low Furlong residential care home in Shipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire, enjoyed a professional tea blending session to create their own bespoke tea, aptly named the Low […]
13th February 2019

Children from Ashdene Children’s Home cycle 43 miles to raise money for Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital

Young people from a care home in Lancashire have cycled 43 miles to raise over £1,160 in support of Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital. Using an exercise […]
7th February 2019

Care home doesn’t take the Mickey when fundraising

A specialist nursing and residential care home in Durham has raised more than £400 for a charity close to their hearts. Staff at St Aiden’s Cottage […]
26th November 2018

Innovative new mattress aims to reduce the burden of pressure ulcers

Reducing the burden of pressure ulcers for clinicians, caregivers and patients Treating pressure ulcers costs the NHS more than £1.4 million every day1 – 4% of […]