Good news stories and innovation from the homecare sector – 21st-28th April 2020

During these most trying of times, here are ways in which the homecare sector is responding to these unprecedented times caused by COVID-19.

Donations to Way Ahead Care

https://www.instagram.com/p/B_cef0lAmSi/?igshid=1cyfn0mur7uxs

Spontaneous clapping for Bluebird carers

https://www.instagram.com/p/B_VZel4HMLD/

Home Instead Wrexham’s donation to Wrexham MEALOR A&E

https://www.instagram.com/p/B_ccwuBg_Mz/

Carebridge Staffing donation to Lister Hospital Discharge team

https://www.facebook.com/carebridgestaff/photos/a.743441472672276/1142705326079220/?type=3&theater

Caremark Thanet and Dover donate to QEQM Hospital, Margate

https://www.instagram.com/p/B_STFr4HVM6/

Marr Procurement donations to homecare companies

As the world faces an extraordinary challenge, Marr Procurement is focusing efforts towards supporting Care homes, Charities and Homecare providers in the fight against Covid-19.

Marr Procurement, the UK’s Health and Social Care Procurement specialist has donated 30,000 face masks to fifteen randomly selected clients – supporting those on the front-line within Social Care to keep safe.

These much-needed supplies will be hand delivered by Marr Procurement employees who will drive to clients in their own cars, following social distancing guidelines of course.

Joe Pasquale’s volunteering with Helping Hands

https://www.instagram.com/p/B_ejicPgED1/?utm_source=ig_web_button_share_sheet

Westmorland Care’s window display

Donations to North London Homecare

https://www.instagram.com/p/B-xHLKApaLE/

Tony Hadley thanks Ashridge Home Care