A place we can call home

A vision and a roadmap for providing more options for housing with care and support for older people Published: 15 November 2021 This report for commissioners and managers in health and social care develops a vision and roadmap for providing more options for housing with care and support. It is the result of the researchContinue reading “A place we can call home”

Resident-to-resident harm in care homes and residential settings

SCIE to look at the research evidence to establish what techniques and practices might be considered best practice in this area of work. Unfortunately, the research review found little in the way of evidence to support good practice in this area. Specifically, this report aims to identify current research, policy and practice about resident-to-resident abuseContinue reading “Resident-to-resident harm in care homes and residential settings”

Arts in care homes

This resource offers care teams, including activity providers, many practical ideas on how to get started…. SCIE Source: Arts in care homes – SCIE

Improving personalisation in care homes This care home action plan is for managers and owners of care homes for older people. It will help you to: Build a shared understanding of what personalisation (or person-centred care) means in a care home setting Identify and plan practical improvements that will make your home more personalised ItContinue reading

Quick Guides: A quick, easy way to access key information from NICE on social care topics.

These guides have been developed jointly by SCIE and NICE with the aim of providing key information about social care topics in a concise and quick-to-read format. They are for people who don’t have the time to read large guidelines and quality standards. Improving oral health for adults in care homes A quick guide forContinue reading “Quick Guides:
A quick, easy way to access key information from NICE on social care topics.”