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Issue #21 of the My Home Life magazine is out now!

Quality of life: Its the little things that matter most Download your FREE copy here. In this issue we catch up with the growing My Home Life movement from around the world, we remember the ‘little things’ in life that cost nothing but make the biggest difference and we hear about the important research that underpins the vital work you do. As a […]

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Free to Attend! Enhanced health in care homes

The NCHR&D Forum at City, University of London is pleased to host the next meeting of NCHR&D forum in collaboration with NCF. 3rd July 10-16:00 2018. Speakers:     Lesson learnt from the Optimal Study City, University of London; The School of Health Sciences is pleased to host the next meeting of NCHR&D Forum in collaboration […]

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International & National Care Home Open Day

It’s that time of year again, National Care Home Open Day!   Happening on the 21st April 2018, its a little earlier than usual as it is coinciding with international care home open day.This years theme is about linking communities. It’s a chance to celebrate locally all the different people, cultures and interests, establishing new and meaningful […]

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Connecting care homes to their communities event Northern Ireland 10th & 11th April 2018

Are you a care home in Northern Ireland who wants to learn more about the practical ways in which you can create new connects with your local community? If so this is the event for you!! Sign up quick and access your FREE ticket at Eventbrite. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/connecting-care-homes-to-communities-tickets-43838898325?err=29 https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/connecting-care-homes-to-communities-tickets-43841154072?aff=es2 The events will be co-presented by The Reading Rooms and My Home Life. […]

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FREE professional support to north west London care home managers

My Home Life have developed a bespoke Leadership & Professional Support Programme for care home managers. 1000 managers from across the UK have already joined the Programme and are using it to help drive forward evidence-based, relationship-centred care in their homes. This 9-month programme is now being offered for FREE to care home managers working […]

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The Optimal Research study; improve relationships with health colleagues!

Dear Friends, you’ve no doubt recently seen our new bulletin which focuses on the practical delivery of the Optimal research study. Optimal tells health colleagues that care homes are an integral part of the ‘landscape of care’ and that care homes should be seen as partners not problems. The study shows how care homes and NHS colleagues […]

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MUSIC is vital for care homes!

www.achoirineverycarehome.co.uk. Please help us spread the word! Listen up My Home Lifers, ‘Live Music Now’ have created more fantastic resources for you to use in your care homes. New resources include videos, new research findings and toolkits to help both care homes and musicians perform more, higher quality singing. ‘Live music now’ through its research has found that […]

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Success as students connect with care homes!

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Student Hubs is a national organisation which supports students to tackle social challenges, learn about issues and connect with each other. The Bristol Hub, which supports the students of the University of Bristol, has been collaborating with My Home Life as they work towards creating stronger relationships with care homes in the south west of England. Bristol Hub has created […]

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A new pace of life for Llys Hafren

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Llys Hafren is a residential Care Home in Wales and My Home Life have been in touch with them to find out how their community engagement work has achieved so much success in the last year. Llys Hafren is making it their mission to change people’s understanding of what older people can do. As a […]

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My Home Life’s Sarah Penney is a winner!

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The Research and Teaching Fellow at Ulster University, Sarah Penney, has been sharing her delight at winning the ‘Learning in Practice Award’ at the Nurse of the Year Awards 2017, hosted by the Northern Ireland (NI) Royal College of Nursing. These awards provide the opportunity to highlight excellence within nursing in NI and the contribution […]

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