A Scarborough care home has seen a strong response to its recruitment campaign offering nurses a free holiday in the sun before they start work.
Green-fingered resident Bob Maven of Chester Court Care Home in Bedlington, Northumberland, has won an award for his work on a community garden.
Muscliff Care Home in Bournemouth has installed the Tovertafel (‘Magic Table’ in Dutch) in its care home following an overwhelming reaction from residents. This award-winning innovation comes from the Netherlands, which is renowned for its cutting-edge approach to dementia care.
Four Seasons has announced plans to close Ross Wyld care home in Walthamstow, North-East London following its failure to negotiate a new lease.
Abbas Combe Nursing Home in Chichester, West Sussex has been sold to luxury care home provider Cinnamon Care Collection.
An Orchard Care service previously rated Requires Improvement has been given a Good rating across all assessment areas.