The importance of home

Celeste Berteau, Evidence and Influencing Co-ordinator, Life Changes Trust, September 2020. What does it mean for a house to be a ‘home’? Is it curling up in your favourite chair at the end of a long day? Sharing a laugh with friends and family? Perhaps it is that feeling you get cooking your favourite meal.Continue reading “The importance of home”

Embedding Community Circles in Support for Older People Living in Residential Care Homes or Extra Care

26/04/19 For the last two years Community Circles have been working with Wigan Council and the providers of residential care and extra care support in the Borough to explore how Circles can help increase person and community centred support. Community Circles took their early learning about how Circles could work and help in these kindsContinue reading “Embedding Community Circles in Support for Older People Living in Residential Care Homes or Extra Care”

Make It Count

We are the My Home Life Essex Community Association – a small charity that focuses on the well-being of care homes for older people and the people who live in them. Our aim is to help to make sure that people living in Essex care homes are able to enjoy the best possible quality ofContinue reading “Make It Count”