Mobility articles

Virtual Reality helps reduce falls risk

Virtual Reality helps reduce falls risk

Virtual Reality equipment has helped three Belong Care Village residents complete a falls prevention course.

Santander supports Beaucare Medical MBO

Harrogate based Beaucare Medicare, one of the UK’s largest independent suppliers of medical, nursing and hygiene suppliers, has announced the successful completion of a management buy-out (MBO).

Study calls for more active elderly lifestyle

Promoting a more active elderly lifestyle could save billions of pounds in health and social care costs, a new report says.

Closomat highlights bathroom tax relief

Toileting solutions provider Closomat says a tax break means care home providers can invest in bathroom products for free.

Manikin trainer helps puts staff and resident safety first

Specialist manikin trainer Ruth Lee shares how it can help you attain the best possible CQC rating.

Care home fined £60k over hoist death

Chilton Care Homes in Sudbury, Suffolk has been fined £60,000 after an 89-year-old resident died after falling from a hoist.

Seafarers Society residents to get ship-shape

Former volunteer Christine Farrell has been appointed Activities Coordinator of the Royal Alfred Seafarers Society.

Nightingale House resident hits the running track

A Nightingale House resident in South London is taking on her first sponsored run at the age of 87.

Virtual Reality boosts residents well-being

Virtual Reality exercise equipment has helped boost the well-being of residents of the Belong Warrington care village.

WCS Care launches ‘world first’ table tennis therapy

WCS Care has introduced the ‘world’s first specifically devised therapy table tennis table’ to its homes to help improve the lives of older people and people living with dementia.