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Working in a care home: Wellbeing & Activities Coordinator

We asked Lucy Blinco, Activity Coordinator as Rose Lodge in Market Deeping, to tell us more about her job and what it involves.

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Taking on the Snowdon Midnight Challenge for Alzheimer’s Society

Laura Mills, our Customer Relations Manager at Lyncroft Care Home in Wisbech, tells us why she’ll be pulling on her walking boots in the middle of the night to trek up Mount Snowdon!

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Our Guide to Finding Your Ideal Care Home

Here are the most important things you should look for when choosing a care home for your loved one.

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There's no place like home

Author Cassandra Farren’s mother is a resident in one of our care homes, her latest book 'I’ve Lost My Mum' tells the true, soul-bearing, account of a daughter who wants to make a difference to those whose lives have been devastated by dementia.

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Nursing in a care home: meet David, an RMN at Eccleshare Court

We've been exploring some of the different job roles in our care homes and finding out what it’s like to care for our residents. We asked Registered Mental Health Nurse David Stacey what it’s like to be a nurse in a care home.

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Caring with food

Read how Country Court Care are revolutionising care home food, one meal at a time

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Taking the right approach to dementia care

Caring for residents with dementia presents many challenges, each person’s experience of dementia will be different so taking a ‘whole team’ approach can be very successful.

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Choosing the Right Care Home - Tips from a Care Home Manager

Making the move to a Care Home can be a big decision. We asked Care Home Manager Natalie White for some tips and advice on how to choose a care home.

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Living with dementia: my virtual experience

With the number of people living with dementia on the increase in the UK, Country Court Care hosted a Dementia information Day including a Virtual Dementia Tour at our Marling Court Care Home. Marketing Executive Lucy Bateson tells us her experience of what it’s like to walk in the shoes of a person living with dementia.

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