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‘Lend a dog’ scheme lapped up at Richmond Nantwich with over 3,000 Facebook clicks

‘Lend a dog’ scheme lapped up at Richmond Nantwich with over 3,000 Facebook clicks

Local community keen to support new scheme that helps improve the wellbeing of residents living with dementia

Care home manager who stole over £90k from a resident is struck off

The NMC said the actions of Carleen Wilkins ‘breached fundamental tenets of the nursing profession’ after she was jailed for 31 months in October

Luxury 40-bed care facility opens following £1.9m development

The new home is a joint venture between Damon Hart and Miles Cockram who own and operate The Anchorage Care Home in Hoylake.

CQC signs new agreement to encourage sharing in the health and social care sector

The ‘Emerging Concerns Protocol’ seeks to provide a mechanism to share information and intelligence that may indicate risks to users, carers, families or professionals

Leonard Cheshire puts 17 care homes up for sale in ‘difficult decision’

The move will impact homes in Leeds, Sheffield, Calderdale and York, as the company searches for another care provider to step in and take over

Care community set to shake up dementia care in Hampshire

Brendoncare Otterbourne Hill offers a full range of care and support for different levels of dependency

MHA care homes benefit from £10 million refurbishment project

Charity’s investment looks to improve ensuite bathrooms, interior design of bedrooms and communal areas and replace furniture at 37 of the group's homes

Care home faces £140k fine over stairlift fall

Care home group blamed for not properly strapping in pensioner who broke her hip after falling from stairlift

Avery staff and residents raise charitable funds over a cup of tea

March Tea Party event, part of the Dementia UK’s Time for a Cuppa campaign, raised over £2,600

Technology could quash elderly loneliness, new data suggests

Survey revealed that 7% of over 75-year-olds don’t see anyone and 7% don’t speak to anyone in an average week