My Home Life

Our vision is a world where all care homes for older people are great places to live, die, visit and work.



MHL is seen as the voice for quality in the care home sector and provides a vision for practice improvement that integrates knowledge from health, social care and housing and presents care homes as a positive option in the 21st century.

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The My Home Life approach has been positively evaluated by independent research in promoting relationship-centred commissioning and community visitor programmes. It has also been identified as playing a key role in turning around homes perceived to be failing.



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"Award winning service shares their learning on how to improve end of life support in care homes"

Blakesley House Nursing home have been working on improving their End of Life (EoL) services for residents. Throughout their strive to be better, they’ve achieved recognition for the second time from the Gold Standard Framework (GSF) Hallmark and have received the GSF Platinum award 2017-2020. Blakesley are among 20 care homes from across England to […]

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"The Baring Foundation’s David Cutler explains the magic happening in Wales"

  Wales has been creating magic with older people living in care homes by using the arts as a platform for engagement and meaningful activity. The cARTrefu project has been supported by My Home Life Cymru to provide training for the artists involved.  David Cutler, Director of the Baring Foundation has created a Blog explaining the work that […]

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