Watch “Donna’s Story” on YouTube

A Forum reader wrote in on viewing this video: Why are people involved in care homes such as Older People, Managers and staff not having a place at the table and a Voice? They know what is happening, what they want and need for people in their care, We want people who are actually doingContinue reading “Watch “Donna’s Story” on YouTube”

#oursocialcare — Social Care Future

By Anna Severwright, Another social care conference… the big names talking… and no one who draws on social care speaking at the main sessions. This is 2021 and still the conversations about social care, are happening without us, people with lived experience of social care (either themselves or as a family carer). Thankfully we have […]Continue reading “#oursocialcare — Social Care Future”

Frontline best practice for supporting residents in care homes with COVID-19

Jenni Burton: Infographic poster and plain text versions freely available to access and download from: gov.scot/coronavirus-care-home-guidance

“Take Me With You” Trailer – Barbara

The Dementia Services Development Trust (www.dementiatrust.org.uk) were signatories with the Residential Forum and many others on the coalition on visiting in care homes.They have asked me to send you a link to a film drama that they have made about the visiting issue, hoping that you might view it and engage with the contents. AContinue reading ““Take Me With You” Trailer – Barbara”