Coronavirus (COVID-19)

A message from the My Home Life England team in light of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic:

Dear Friends, 

We wanted to let you know that My Home Life England is thinking of  you all at this very difficult time. 

We want to ensure that we are doing all that we can to listen to you, to support and care for you, and to sustain you throughout this current period of uncertainty. 

Our action

Over these next few months, My Home Life England will be reaching out to our network of care home practitioners. We will betaking the time to offer a listening ear, as well as sharing your stories and any top tipsas we look to one another for support in these unprecedented times. 

We have also launched Conversations with Care Homes’ – a new video series on our My Home Life England YouTube channel. As a team, we will be posting regular video updates discussing real situations that you tell us you are facing, as well as ideas for practice and positive change. We want to give care homes a voice, as well as strength, support and solidarity in light of COVID-19. We really hope you find these videos useful, and please do share with your networks.

A further more detailed summary of the key themes, challenges and practice ideas that have emerged from our conversations can be found here:

We thank you for your courage in keeping spirits up, giving new things a go andmost of all, going above and beyond to support your relatives, residents and staff.   

To keep up-to-date with My Home Life England information regarding COVID-19, please check this page and visit us on Facebook and Twitter.

Finally, a reminder of official UK publications regarding COVID-19 that may be helpful:   

Other links you may find useful: