Tag Archives: Activities

New Care appoints Activities Coordinator

New Care appoints Activities Coordinator

Lisa Forth has been appointed Activities Coordinator at New Care’s Grosvenor Manor in Chester.

Emmerdale chef checks in at Yorkshire care home

Emmerdale chef Mark Charnock, aka ‘Marlon Dingle’ tested his kitchen skills during his visit to Hambleton Grange in Thirsk, West Yorkshire.

Music app brings grandmother’s singing voice back

A grandmother with dementia who was born in Mauritius has rediscovered her love of singing in French thanks to a music app.

Belong care village appoints experience co-ordinator

Leading care village operator, Belong, has appointed Tanya Guy as its experience co-ordinator for its Wigan development.

Springhill Care Group teams up with wellbeing specialist Oomph!

Springhill Care Group, which operates three care homes across the UK, has teamed up with wellbeing specialist Oomph!

Health and social music provider appoints new CEO

Barbara Osborne has been appointed CEO UK of interactive live music specialist Music in Hospitals & Care (MiHC).

Conference explores role of music in elderly care

A conference hosted at Nightingale Hammerson’s Nightingale House in Clapham has explored the impact of music in elderly care.

Colten Care creates Music and Arts Partner role

South coast care home provider Colten Care has created a Music and Arts Partner role to help improve residents’ wellbeing and quality of life.

Sanctuary Care and NAPA celebrate joint 20th birthday

Sanctuary Care and activities charity NAPA have held celebrations to mark their joint 20th anniversaries.

Care home challenges stereotypes with pole dance routine

A Dorset care home has defended its staging of a pole dance event after triggering a media storm.