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March Newsletter – A new season is upon us

In this month's newsletter we share news of: Activities around the Bay organised by Age UK A new resource available for all: Health & Care Videos which will be hosted on www.love2care.uk Free help available getting online from HealthWatch Torbay New happenings in the Bay - opening of the Lounge in Fleet Walk, Torquay - Monday to Saturday 10am to 4pm Relaunch of Torbay Timebanking enabling you to share skills and learn new skills Opening of Purple Angel Day Centre at The Acorn Centre Home Based Volunteering opportunities with RNIB Spring Salmon recipe to enjoy Click on the image below [...]

March 1st, 2018|0 Comments

February’s Newsletter- Is Spring on the way?

In February's newsletter we share news of: Our get together on February 23rd at Bright Bean Cafe in Preston Latest Happenings at Love2Care with news on people we support and how they have been supported to make changes in their lives New Happenings in the Bay with the launch of new befriending service Coastal Friends The launch of Come Tell Me How You Love - a Bay wide initiative encouraging us all to share stories Home based volunteering opportunities available Winter Warmer Recipe Click on the image below to download the full newsletter for your reading pleasure. Enjoy! FEBRUARY [...]

March 1st, 2018|0 Comments

January Newsletter – What Will 2018 Hold For You?

In the first newsletter of 2018 we share news of: Latest Happenings at Love2Care and in healthcare across the Bay Exciting news that Love2Care have been shortlisted as a finalist for Skills For Care Accolades for Best Recruitment Initiative with accolades being held in London on 1st March The HOPE initiative launched by Torbay and South Devon Foundation to help people with long term conditions Suggestions of activities and events to take part in during 2018 Stay Well - Knowing which service will help you best An alternative way for you and family members to make appointments with your GP [...]

March 1st, 2018|0 Comments

December Newsletter – Time for our Christmas Get Together

  In December's newsletter we share news of: Our promise to you: Open and Honest Care Useful information to have to hand Spotlight on Purple Angel and Love2Care's move to becoming a Purple Angel Dementia Company Ideas on how to help others in your community over Christmas Activities to enjoy during December Get creative with fun Christmas recipes Get brain working with Christmas brain teasers   Click on the link to download the full newsletter for your reading pleasure. DECEMBER 2017 NEWSLETTER    

March 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Love2Care launches newsletter for all the people we support

Welcome to the first of our monthly newsletters from Love2Care. We’re very excited about our newsletter as this is our chance to share good news with you as well as give you an opportunity to find out about activities and events you can enjoy in our community. Plus we’ll be including some useful resources for you to have at your fingertips for when you need them. We want this newsletter to be a place of inspiration and information so please let us know if there are specific things you would like to see in it or if you have good [...]

March 1st, 2018|0 Comments

‘Buurtzorg-inspired’ self-managing home care teams launch in the UK

Wellbeing Teams, inspired by the innovative Dutch care model ‘Buurtzorg’, will support people to live well in their own home through self-managing, local teams. This radical new home care model has already gained significant national interest from SCIE, TLAP and local authority commissioners; and their first teams will be starting in Paignton and Torquay this month. Wellbeing Teams are made up of a small number of Wellbeing Workers, who deliver care in a small, specific area in ‘self-managing’ teams. This gives the teams more flexibility, and keeps decisions about people’s care close to the people themselves. In turn this frees [...]

March 20th, 2017|0 Comments