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Free Webinar: Caring for Carers – Rising to the Challenge

Free webinar - Carers and work

5th October 2018

Our experts Dr. Vicky Mason and Naomi Snell explore the growing trend of employees taking on caring responsibilities and how this can impact the employee and employer.
Watch the free webinar

How Does Technology Answer the Changing Needs of Local Authorities?

Local Authority Social Care Challenges

20th September 2018

Richard Turner, Managing Director at PPP Taking Care, has given his take on how technology can address the challenges Local Authorities face in supporting the elderly at home while managing increasingly stretched budgets.
Read the Local Authority News article online

Let's Take a Minute To Appreciate Grandparents

Grandparents Day 7th October

18th September 2018

For many of us, grandparents are the family’s anchor. So if you have grandparents in your life, take a minute to appreciate them. Countless thousands of people take part in Grandparents’ Day, going to fundraising parties or just sharing family recipes.
Let's celebrate Grandparents Day and role of grandparents play in families.

PPP Taking Care Launches New Service To Support Home From Hospital Transition

New home from hospital service

10th September 2018

PPP Taking Care talked to Health Matters Magazine about the challenge of ensuring safe transition home from hospital for patients and how telecare services and homecare can help ease the burden for occupational therapists.
Read PPP Taking Care in Health Matters magazine online

Celebrating 70 Years of Social Care

Social care challenges

4th September 2018

The NHS has rightly been celebrated as a national treasure at 70 years old. But the 1940s also saw the start of the welfare state and social care. We look at its achievements - and the challenges social care faces today.
Read about the changing face of social care

The Changing Tide of Care

Local government care

1st August 2018

With in-home adult social care under pressure from all sides, PPP Taking Care's Managing Director, Richard Turner, has been talking to Local Gov News about how technology can help local authorities ease the strain.
Read about the challenges local authorities face supporting the elderly at home

New Home Care Service For Hospital Patients

Home care for occupational therapy patients

12th July 2018

When older people leave hospital, they need extra support to get back on their feet. If you work in occupational therapy, you’ll know more about this than anyone. You’ll also know that rising demand and reduced funding are making a tricky problem worse. That's why we have developed our new Home & Well service.
Learn more about our new home care service

Getting Support When Returning Home From Hospital

Where to find home from hospital support

4th July 2018

Returning home from hospital can be an anxious time if you are worried about how you will cope without the support of hospital staff. Given ever-rising demands for social care, you might feel a big gap between the support offered at hospital and at home.
Find out what home from hospital support is available

Hot Weather Safety Advice For Older Adults

Hot Weather Safety Advice For Older Adults

15th June 2018

For older people, the dangers from a cold snap are crystal-clear. But when the temperature goes the other way, it’s easy to forget there are just as many health risks.
Find out what you can do to stay safe in the summer

Small Steps For a Dementia Friendly Home

Make a home more dementia friendly

11th June 2018

It's hard to know what you can do to keep your loved ones safe in their home if they have dementia. We look at some small steps you can take as a start.
Read about adapting a home for a dementia sufferer

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