My Home Life

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

Care Homes

My Home Life initiatives in Scotland and Wales have their own websites with further information relevant to those nations:

My Home Life Scotland www.myhomelifescotland.org.uk

My Home Life Cymru www.agecymru.org.uk/mhlc

 

Age UK Knowledge hub on care http://www.ageuk.org.uk/professional-resources-home/research/social-research/home–care/

National Care Forum holds an extensive library of links http://www.nationalcareforum.org.uk/search.asp?searchType=supplier&keywords=

CQC inspection information

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

Guidance and standards for care home settings http://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/settings/care-homes

Guidance and standards for older people http://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/population-groups/older-people

Our Blog

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"Best practice in care environments: Seeing people in later life as individuals, not as conditions."

My Home Life’s very own Professor Julienne Meyer was recently interviewed by Anna Melville James for The Elder Magazine about Best Practice in Care Environments: Seeing People in Later Life as Individuals, Not as Conditions. Julienne is the executive director of My Home Life, she is passionate about best practice in care environments. Julienne spoke […]

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"I asked the children if they would come again to which they replied ,yes!"

Heavy snow, icy roads, and school closures were the outcomes of last week’s storm Emma combined with the Beast from the East. One care home group from Derbyshire met the chilly challenge head on with fantastic outcomes. Sarah Dixon, community relations manager for Ashmere Derbyshire Ltd explained, “Local schools were closed suddenly on the Thursday, with news […]

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