Care Sector News

18th May 2020

‘Gifts with Care’ launched to provide residents with unique gifts and experiences

A newly launched digital gift service for the care sector is set to bring much needed cheer to care users, as it provides relatives and family […]
18th May 2020

Why the Butterfly Approach® is even more relevant to care environments now

By Sally Knocker, consultant for Meaningful Care Matters The Butterfly Approach® focuses on creating a truly person-centred approach where people are free to be themselves.  The model […]
18th May 2020

Enviropax pitches in to create face visors for care sector

Packaging manufacturer changes business model to create face visors for nursing and care home staff in the fight against COVID-19 A packaging manufacturer based in Haydock, […]
14th May 2020

octenisan® decontamination body cleansing range

schülke – experts in infection prevention – have a range of decontamination products for  body cleansing. These include octenisan® wash lotion, wash mitts, wash caps and […]
14th May 2020

Medical and military experts collaborate to source and donate free PPE

A group of medical, military and procurement experts have partnered together to help the NHS and care homes meet the desperate need for face mask, gown […]
14th May 2020

The benefits of ‘Extra-Care’ living

By Dr. Stephen Ladyman (pictured), former Minister for Health, responsible for Social Care and founder of Oak Retirement – the team behind Hampshire’s new luxury retirement […]
1st May 2020

Peggy shares lucky Pilgrims Lottery win with colleagues

Peggy Wright, Pilgrims Hospices Physiotherapy Assistant was the lucky winner of a  £2,000 first prize in the weekly Pilgrims Lottery draw early this month. She was […]
30th April 2020

Care charity offers vital funds to help care sector and local community through coronavirus crisis

Thousands of pounds of crisis funding is being made available by the CareTech Foundation to help charities and community groups get through the coronavirus lockdown. The […]
30th April 2020

Verifile pledges £3 million to support coronavirus recruitment

– Verifile waives all DBS admin fees for health and social care roles treating COVID-19 – DBS made its enhanced checks free of charge and introduced […]