Lindsay scoops a top Royal College of Nursing award
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Carnival fun has a serious message

They set out to party – and still share a vital message. Residents of our New Forest homes did their bit for the environment as they led the way in style at this year’s  Lymington Carnival. More than 30 members of ‘Team Colten’, including residents, families and staff, headed the annual community procession themed this... read article...

Banishing loneliness with tea and company

Our new Poole home, Bourne View, has begun hosting free get-togethers for people in the community who may be feeling lonely and want to find company and conversation. The tea parties take place on the third Thursday of each month in the home’s Rooftop Terrace and tree-top Canopy Café, with the events badged ‘Teas in... read article...

Survey shows satisfaction in nursing older people

Our first dedicated nurses’ survey has given us great feedback on how our professionals view their practical, day-to-day work. Covering topics such as pay, benefits, support, supervision, roles and responsibilities, the responses will help guide recruitment and career development from now on. Among the headline findings, more than nine out of ten respondents say they feel... read article...

The scores are in…

Residents and their relatives tell us what they think about the care they receive in our homes – and the results are fantastic. The results are in from our latest surveys of residents and relatives, asking their opinions on all aspects of care, including nursing, dining, activities and the home environment. Ninety-three per cent of... read article...

Fiona masters the art of music

The positive difference music can make to people living with dementia is the focus of a Master’s degree successfully completed by our Music and Arts Partner Fiona Pritchard. Drawing on her work in bringing ‘lived’ musical experiences to our residents, Fiona designed a research project which evaluated the benefits for those with dementia who may... read article...