Food and Nutrition articles

Food inspectors find ‘sub-standard’ practices at Maria Mallaband home

Food inspectors find ‘sub-standard’ practices at Maria Mallaband home

A Maria Mallaband care home has been told to improve after food inspectors found ‘sub-standard’ practices.

HIT Training launches social care cooking qualification

HIT Training has launched a Level 2 Award in Professional Cookery in Health and Social Care.

Newham Shared Lives scheme rated Outstanding by CQC

Based in The Grove, Stratford, the scheme facilitates arrangements between people with support needs and shared lives carers, who accommodate people in their own homes.

Catering company clinches five-year deal with RMBI Care Co 

Catering company White Oaks, part of Compass Group UK & Ireland, has won a five-year contract with RMB Care Co.

HEALTH PLUS CARE: SoupedUp takes the stress out of care catering

A software solution designed to take the stress out of care catering has launched at Health Plus Care.

apetito secures partnership with leading northern care group

Leading health and social care meals creator and supplier apetito has been appointed catering partner for Borough Care.

Luxury Chelsea care home founder appointed culinary ambassador

Laurence Geller CBE, chairman of Innovative Aged Care, and founder of the Chelsea Court Place luxury care home in London, has been appointed ambassador of the Culinary Institute of America (CIA).

Care home fined £40,000 for preparing out of date sandwiches

A South Cumbria care home has been fined £40,000 after preparing out of date ham and beef sandwiches for residents.

Euro Catering urges care homes to ‘cater with care’

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.

Care home malnutrition and dehydration risks exposed

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.