A South Cumbria care home has been fined £40,000 after preparing out of date ham and beef sandwiches for residents.
Catering equipment supplier Euro Catering has urged care providers to ‘cater with care’, providing residents with dishes that assist health and wellbeing but also provide talking points and a highlight of the day.
Thousands of elderly people are at risk of malnutrition and dehydration at care homes across the country, according to research carried out by The Independent.
Trewidden Care Home in St Ives, Cornwall has been given the second lowest rating by food hygiene inspectors.
Great Oaks care home in Bournemouth has teamed up with international reusable bottle brand, bobble, to celebrate National Hydration Week.
Care home trials of a new smart mug hydration solution have increased residents’ daily fluid intake by almost two-thirds.
A dozen residents from Orchard Care home in Grimsby took a trip down memory lane during a food tasting day provided by Young’s Foodservice.
Orchard Care Home has launched its second Chef of the Year competition as part of its ongoing partnership with Nestlé Professional.
Emily Stuart, dietitian at Wiltshire Farm Foods Dietitian, part of the apetito group, offers tips on managing dysphagia in dementia patients