Everything you need to know as a professional care giver, including careers advice, learning and development and best practice. These articles are tailored to healthcare assistants and support workers.
People living with dementia can experience a lack of stimulation and the boredom this causes can be frustrating. It’s important to provide people with engaging activities, suited to their individual needs, to keep their minds active.
European Union nurses and other health and care workers will have their qualifications and registration recognised in the UK - regardless of whether the country leaves the EU with or without a deal, it was revealed last week.
Wales is facing a carer staffing crisis, needing thousands of more people to work in caring roles with adults and children by 2030 if it is to keep pace with the growing demand for care services and provide support for communities across the country.
The care sector is experiencing an ongoing carer shortage. In response, the government is hoping to attract young people into care by targeting lower age groups with a new recruitment campaign “Every Day is Different”.
Every care home will have its own policy on cold weather. However, it's important to use your initiative. An important element of this is ensuring that you are able to recognise where there may be a heating issue and how to act on it swiftly and appropriately.