Good news stories and innovation from the homecare sector – 29th April – 7th May 2020

During this uncertain period, here are ways in which the homecare sector is responding to these unprecedented times caused by COVID-19. Here are some of the good news stories our members have been sharing on social media. If you’d like to be featured in a future “Good news stories and innovation” blog please email [email protected]

Westmorland Care’s gifts to staff

A message from Esther Rantzen to Home Instead carers

“Thank you, your love, your friendship and compassion is so appreciated”.

Bluebird North Tyneside’s donations to customers

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Rainbow hearts for customers ❤️ #caring #keyworkers

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Donations to Right at Home Borehamwood

Helping Hands and their new staff badges

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Wear your badge with pride 💜

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A thank you from BBC Look North to Care Collection

A thank you poem to staff from the manager at Everycare Eastbourne

IT donations to Caremark Colchester

A thank you to Halcyon Homecare

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Glenys and Jill, customers of Halcyon Homecare, have created a beautifully drawn NHS Rainbow for the whole team at Halycon. It is now displayed in the window at the Halycon office and on their Facebook page.

Roast dinner donations to Lodge Group

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Carly Rochester, from Lodge Care Group, and her family cooked over 200 roast dinners for their care users.