Wherever I lay my hat (that’s my #carehome)

residentialforum: Seldom has there been a time when so much has been written about care homes. What is supposed to happen, what people think is happening and what must not happen. Guidance written, ridiculed, ripped up, rewritten and made right – all within a few weeks. Feelings wrenched, relationships stretched, jobs done – loss, grief,Continue reading “Wherever I lay my hat (that’s my #carehome)”

Ageing in Common

The ‘Ageing in Common’ conference staged in partnership between the NCF and CommonAge was a great success and set a new standard for international dialogue on ageing, retirement and social care service development. This first conference of its kind for the Commonwealth attracted some 200 delegates and between them they represented 23 of the 53Continue reading “Ageing in Common”

Ageing in Common Conference

I am writing to let you know about a great opportunity to join up with delegates from across the globe with a shared interest in Ageing. The UK will be hosting an event entitled Ageing In Common: An International Perspective – and the event is running from the 16 to the 18th April in Reading.Continue reading “Ageing in Common Conference”

PowerPoint Presentation – Jo-Boylan-Healthy-ageing-UK-2017-.pdf

To view the presentation slides, click here. She encourages you to act now, and by doing so your positive action will: prevent or delay avoidable decline, regardless of age or illness give access to interventions that promote health and wellbeing, with every interaction identify frailty early and reverse it through a dedicated recovery plan supportContinue reading “PowerPoint Presentation – Jo-Boylan-Healthy-ageing-UK-2017-.pdf”