Care Sector News

20th May 2019

Acorn sales to boost vital work of Marie Curie charity

FOR six weeks beginning Monday April 29th, Acorn will donate £10 to Marie Curie for every stairlift we sell, aiming to raise around £20,000 for the […]
14th May 2019

South African fisherman undertakes marathon walk to raise funds for charities and two famous friends support him…

Raising money for children’s hospices in Scotland and a feeding scheme in Cape Town by walking from Lands End to John O’Groats England cricketer Allan Lamb […]
5th May 2019

Guidelines proposed for newly defined Alzheimer’s-like brain disorder

Alzheimer’s Society comments as follows: A recently recognized brain disorder that mimics clinical features of Alzheimer’s disease has for the first time been defined with recommended […]
16th April 2019

UK state pension age reforms set to exacerbate social inequalities

A new report from the International Longevity Centre UK (ILC) highlights international research from the EXTEND project that confirms that state pension reforms have significant potential […]
15th April 2019

We’ve launched another Hub and it’s all about lifestyle health

These days, we are all much more aware about our lifestyle choices… and so we should be as they have the power to shape our health […]
12th April 2019

Putting children and young people at the heart of their own support network

Refero and Connect4Care launch integrated platform of engagement and social care system of record Secures CMAS – Community Mentoring and Support commissioned service in the South West […]
5th April 2019

Cornwall mental health phone-in ‘saved my life’

A radio station’s mental health programme that has been praised for saving lives has broadcast its 100th show. The phone-in, now in its eighth year, aims […]
30th March 2019

Hub News issue 6… bigger than ever before!

Being a digital magazine affords us the luxury of lots of different, easily accessible content.  After all, you’re never more than a click away from the […]
26th March 2019

Care Software Providers Association launched

A UK association has been created to facilitate and promote the use of digital technologies in the social care sector The founding members of a new […]