2708, 2020

£500m announced to help with hospital discharge – Our experience

A survey, conducted on over 75,000 inpatients across 143 NHS Trusts, found that hospital discharge delays and access to support once home are a huge worry for people, even though most respondents were happy with the care they received in hospital.
Fit enough for hospital discharge?
One third of frail patients are not receiving the support they […]

2306, 2020

Caring for the elderly during lockdown

Caring for the elderly during lockdown has been on everyone’s mind. Now people are more worried about what’s happening next. We want Care to remain high on the agenda, so we thought we’d share some of the processes that we think helped us the most. We have achieved local press and outstanding reviews from customers […]

1902, 2020

Happy Mealtimes

Happy Mealtimes
Happy mealtimes are the holy grail in any setting. I recently met an amazing group at Age UK and John’s campaign who invest heavily in their residents’ experiences around food.
Supporting clients to live the lives they want to live in the comfortable and reassuring surroundings at home is what we do.  Sometimes homes seem […]

3107, 2019

Community Pharmacists

This week 2942 trainee pharmacists qualified in the UK.
The pass rate was 72% this year, down from previous years. Qualified pharmacists have  intensive training and testing because a pharmacist’s role in the community has never been more important.
 Looking at reasons why pharmacists dispense more and more medical items, our expert pharmacist wrote on how an ageing population […]

2706, 2019

Polypharmacy. A story of why, pharmacists and what next.

The demand for pharmaceutical help has increased massively. We’ve campaigned for pharmacies, or chemists as our clients like to call them. We worry when pharmacies close. We also worry when we see how much pressure pharmacies are under. Polypharmacy is putting pharmacists under pressure.

In a two-part blog we’re trying to find out why an ageing […]

1705, 2019

Franchise opportunities

Franchise Opportunities in the UK
The International Franchise show at Excel (IFS) is one of our favourite place to go to meet enthusiastic people looking for a home for their talents and their futures.  Excel is a perfect catchment for our current drive to reach people in South East and East of England looking for franchise […]

2703, 2019

Mother’s Day Gift Guide for independent mums

With Mother’s Day just around the corner (Sunday 31st March) we have added to our original Mother’s Day Gift Guide suggestions designed specifically with seniors’ needs in mind.

We have kept our customers’ favourites in our Mother’s Day Gift Guide because nothing is better than recommendations. The products have been designed, tried and tested with independence […]

502, 2019

Personal Services Franchise

Elderly Care as a Personal Services Franchise
Personal Services franchises was the fastest growing business sector of 2018.  Seniors Helping Seniors is raising expectations of ageing,  so people can look forward to the last chapters of their lives as they should. Our elderly care services offer  people with important skills and life experience flexible work opportunities […]

2112, 2018

Franchise upgrade for Seniors Helping Seniors

Associate Membership
The BFA announced “Seniors Helping Seniors® UK  has an established franchise model, policies, procedures and systems capable of supporting multiple franchise outlets. The improvements made to the business, its growth and development are recognised by The British Franchise Association with Associate Membership” because has the care company is proven in the UK in addition to […]

609, 2018

Founder’s Day – Celebrating 20 years!

20 years ago, on September 5th  1998, Kiran and Philip Yocom first began providing in-home care services

Before coming to the United States from India, Kiran worked with Mother Teresa for 14 years. From her, she learned that “goodness always brings you blessings”. When Kiran met 78-year-old retired military nurse, Janette Reber, she saw she had […]