In a care home you need furniture that will help guests feel at home, yet it has to be fully functional for a long period of time. Read our tips on choosing the best furniture for your care home.
Throughout the month of September we’re commemorating World Alzheimer’s Month, a global campaign by Alzheimer’s Disease International to raise awareness of Alzheimer’s disease.
New EU regulations rule that some commutes should be considered working time. How does this affect care home staff?
Today we look at hearing loss in care home residents and how you can help.
Care homes are being urged to get their residents online to help residents benefit from technology on a personal level through the use of tablets and the internet. Read on to find out how.
Special thought needs to be given to signposting and signalling in care environments for people with dementia. Find out how you can improve your dementia signage.
Getting out and about, experiencing new sights and sounds, and getting some fresh air has great emotional, social and health benefits for residents of care homes.
Care homes provide the comforts of home in a safe environment equipped with specialist furniture and equipment and friendly staff to ensure all residents are comfortable and well looked after.
As part of Dementia Awareness Week 2015, Care Shop are helping to raise awareness of reminiscence therapy and the various products and activities available to help dementia patients
Care Shop are pleased to announce the lucky winners of our World Hand Hygiene Day 2015 giveaway!
Care Shop are offering you the chance to win a case of Purell hand sanitiser by taking and sharing our hand hygiene quiz in support of World Hand Hygiene Day 2015.
Today we take a look at how specialist dementia items can help residents and staff in your care home.
Care Shop have been named the 2014 Distributor of the Year by Ontex Healthcare.
[caption id="attachment_159" align="alignright" width="300"] © CQC/Joe D Miles - ImageCapture[/caption] Caring for people with dementia is particularly challenging for a number of reasons. [...]
It’s not uncommon to feel helpless when someone you love is suffering from dementia and seems to be drifting away into their own world. That world is often a confusing and frightening one, where [...]
Care Shop are proud to be announced as the exclusive distributors of Napkleen products in the United Kingdom. Napkleen specialise in disposable clothing protectors and adult bibs, which are [...]
Bunzl Healthcare, the specialist distribution company has raised £53,014 for Alzheimer’s Society in the first year of the partnership with the charity. Money raised will support people with de [...]
Care Shop are exhibiting at the Scottish Care Show in Glasgow today. Come and visit us at Stand 70 to find out about the all the products we have on offer. We might even give you a chocolate. [...]
Care Shop will be closed over Christmas Day and Boxing Day this year. You can find important information regarding the Christmas and New Year period on the main Care Shop website, as well as how [...]
Care Shop are backing International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW) 2014 by producing a series of informative posters that care and nursing homes can download for free and put up to increase [...]
Care Shop has made a donation to local Manchester charity the Society for Abandoned Animals (SAA) to help with the day to day running of their re-homing centre. We made a donation of black bin [...]
Thousands of care homes across the UK will open their doors to the public for a day of events and activities today, as part of the second annual National Care Home Open Day. Its main aim is to [...]