With International Infection Prevention Week in full swing (15-21st October), now is the perfect time to talk about controlling the risk of infection for staff and residents in your care home.
Global Handwashing Day is 15th October and here at Care Shop we believe that it should be a habit in all Care Homes, find out more here.
The Red Bag Scheme, implemented by the London Borough of Sutton, addresses some of the issues surrounding the transfer of residents between social and medical care.
The Big Lunch was launched back in 2009 as a simple way to bring neighbours together at a planned community lunch event. This year's event is on Sunday June 12th.
Today we take a look at the Awel Towi care home in South Wales who have a very special on site treat for their residents!
Hogeweyk is the award-winning dutch village created solely for the care of those living with dementia. What can we learn from the 'dementia village' and the way they look after their residents?
Find out how to protect your care home from the spread of the Norovirus Infection in our blog post which teaches you everything you need to know about minimizing risk.
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?
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 have been named the 2014 Distributor of the Year by Ontex Healthcare.
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]