The health benefits of being in the outdoors

The health benefits of being in the outdoors

The benefits of spending time outdoors are manifold and it’s something most of us can appreciate. After all, it’s called the ‘great’ outdoors for a reason.   However, sometimes, those in their golden years need a little encouragement to venture outside –...
The importance of investing in staff training

The importance of investing in staff training

When looking at a care home’s offering, its facilities and location are likely to be the most obvious aspects that enable you to judge its quality. However, while facilities are clearly an extremely important element, the secret to good care lies in the hands of the...
Dementia-friendly activities

Dementia-friendly activities

Often, people who are diagnosed with dementia tend to see it as the end for their usual activities – worrying that they’ll have to give up on hobbies and interests as dementia takes hold. However, that’s simply not the case. Not only is it advisable to maintain your...