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Care Home Residents Take To The Ice

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Residents from a Sanctuary Care home in Ivybridge, Plymouth got their ‘skates on’ and enjoyed a special trip to a local ice-skating rink, many for the first time – including 102-year-old Winnie Davies. Eight residents at Ivydene Residential and Nursing ...

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Carers Action Plan 2018 To 2020


A new plan sets out how the government will improve support for carers in England over the next two years. It is structured around themes including: services and systems that work for carers; employment and financial wellbeing; and supporting young ...

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Care Staff Embark On Pioneering Maritime Training


Staff at maritime charity, The Royal Alfred Seafarers’ Society, have taken part in the care facility’s pioneering Maritime Acquaint Training programme which helps staff better understand their seafaring residents. The training day, which was funded by a supporter of the ...

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LGA Responds To AGE UK Survey On Home Care


“The availability of quality home care services are key to supporting people’s independence at home and in the communities they know and love. It is therefore a significant concern that these services are currently so fragile because of the acute ...

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