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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
There is growing awareness but sadly no cure’s in sight. In-fact cure wise, nothing major has happened for 15 years.
Prevention and self-help advice comes thick and fast and there is a growing determination to create a dementia-friendly UK, where people with dementia are included and family members are supported.
We chose a craft activity for Dementia […]
How long does it take pass the time of day with someone? There are 1 million lonely people in UK and the call is for 1 Million Minutes to help solve the crisis .. One million minutes
It’s called 1 Million Minutes because there are more than 1 million older people in the UK don’t speak […]
With four years under our belts and a thriving enterprise that thrills us every day, it is humbling to be shortlisted People’s Champion for the 14th Startups Award.
I was made redundant shortly after my 50th birthday (there’s plenty to reveal about all of that which I’m saving for another day!) Redundancy and midlife adjustments were, thankfully, in […]
Having excessive levels of bad cholesterol in your body is not a good thing, and that’s no different whether you’re old or young.
In the elderly bad cholesterol can be more serious, as underlying health problems can exacerbate the situation and excessive bad cholesterol can make it harder to get other health issues under control.
So what […]
As soon as we saw a preview Irene Mackay’s 2018 calendar to raise awareness for Dementia, we fell in love. The illustrations of The Forgetful Elephant are captivating and all ages love them. Her books have been so helpful and of course we loved the ideas behind the calendar.
We asked Irene to explain. Here’s what […]