News

6 characters in search of Opera

 Dear My Home Life Friends  If you love opera, stately homes and great company, it’s a must. If you’re not an opera buff, it’s the best introduction I promise. On behalf of Davina’s Fund and the Centre for Innovation in Voluntary Action, to show our appreciation of what you and your organisations do, I invite […]

READ MORE

This is your Mums home

What makes a good care home? Mum never wanted to go into a care home; she used to say “they are all full of old people sitting around sleeping.” She based this on her visits to ‘old people’s homes’ when she used to entertain them as a member of her local church club choir – […]

READ MORE

New film profiling local community links with care homes

The MHL Essex Friends and Neighbours or ‘FaNs’ programme is featured in a new film which tells the story of the huge value of connections between care homes and their local communities. Watch the film here: For the second year running, Care England has joined forces with ITN Productions to produce an online news-style programme […]

READ MORE

Check your emails – new MHL update out now

Read below for the first in a new series of monthly updates from the My Home Life team, sharing top tips and ideas from care homes across the country. If you’ve got some top tips you’d like to share with others in the sector, do get in touch – we’re on mhl@city.ac.uk or 0207 040 […]

READ MORE

National Care Home Open Day – 21st June 2013

The National Care Home Open Day website is live and kicking!  Share your plans for the day with My Home Life – how are you celebrating? “For far too long the care home sector has been marred by the negative press generated by a small number of badly run homes, and we’re determined to show people […]

READ MORE

How can you help?

The My Home Life social movement is growing all the time, why not join us so we can achieve more together.

Join the movement Talk to us about joining the movement