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We’re recruiting a Researcher to support Intergenerational Linking

Researcher Post – My Home Life England at City, University of London. Join Care Home Friends and Neighbours: Intergenerational Linking – our national programme supporting young people to engage with care homes! Applications are invited for a part-time Research Assistant/Fellow to work with the My Home Life England team, in partnership with The Linking Network, […]

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Meet Dr Ali Somers – our new Research Fellow for Intergenerational Linking

Hello! I am thrilled to join Care Home Friends and Neighbours: Intergenerational Linking. As someone who is passionate about all things intergenerational, I think this project presents a meaningful opportunity to spark engagement between care homes and children across England, at a time when we will really need this connection most. The organisations we are […]

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EMBED-Care: My Home Life England linked research

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Professor Janet Anderson, Research Lead within the My Home Life England team, is working with other partners on a new research project that aims to develop new ways to improve end of life care for people dying with or from dementia (at any stage of dementia) and their carers in care homes. The ‘Empowering Better […]

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Best Practice in Care Environments: Seeing People in Later Life as Individuals, Not as Conditions

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Professor of Nursing at City, University of London and executive director of My Home Life, Julienne Meyer is passionate about best practice in care environments. In this article Julienne speaks about the importance of relationships of all kinds in the care space – and the positive power of involving people in their own care decisions. […]

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