Broadacres, Rotherham care home good rating

Watchdog notes “genuine warmth” at Rotherham care home

A Rotherham care home has been praised by the industry watchdog for its “genuine warmth” and “varied activities programme”. Broadacres Care Home, on Parkgate, received an overall “Good” rating from the Care Quality Commission (CQC) following their latest inspection. Inspectors noted: “We observed a genuine warmth when staff spoke with […]

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Managing caring alongside work

Juggling work and caring can be very challenging. It’s important to find out about your rights and about any support that is available. Today, 30th November, is Carers Rights Day. Each year Carers UK work alongside other organisations to raise awareness and provide carers with information about their rights and […]

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Talking Tables at Sainsbury’s

A new initiative designed to help people build better connections and support networks is being trialled in Sainbury’s stores. The scheme aims to help end loneliness by bringing people together. It comes as new research from Sainsbury’s latest Living Well Index highlighted a decline in the UK’s sense of wellbeing […]