On 64-70 Birmingham Road, Water Orton, the good people of Orton Manor Nursing Home are being supported by Sekoia. The endeavor to move into the digital era has been very well received.
There is a warm-hearted story from the care sector going viral at the moment. A care worker from Wansbeck Care Home, Choppington, is singing 'Daydream Believer' and dancing with one of the residents during a regular night shift at the home. The home's manager posted the video on their website and it now has more than 220,000 views.
Yes! We are present at Villa Park today. Care Roadshow Birmingham provides a great opportunity for us to meet care providers who believe in digitalizing as a way to enhance care quality.
Care Home Open Day has gained momentum over the last 4 years, encouraging care homes to open their doors up to the local community on that day: 17th of June. This year's theme is "celebration", and we will surely visit and participate in the joy.
Alzheimer’s Society is running a very sympathetic nationwide campaign, "Singing for the Brain". A group activity carefully made for people with memory loss to receive the many health benefits that are connected to the fun of singing.
This Friday the annual Great British Care Awards takes place in Birmingham. A tremendous reminder to all of us that not only movie stars and musicians are being paid a tribute for their life long contributions.
Last week at Microsoft's annual Build Keynote, Sekoia got a fine mentioning. Build is their largest developer conference, so much appreciated. Thanks!
The speed and scale of change in the care home industry is creating new strains, challenges and opportunities. What was good practice a year ago can be obsolete today.
Freedom for local councils to increase local taxes by up to 2% to pay for elderly care will be used by 94% of town halls in England.