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Tuesday, 21st April

Life is very different for all of us at the moment, as we follow government guidelines to stay at home, protect the NHS and save lives. Some older and vulnerable people are living in particular isolation, having been asked to follow shielding measures to keep themselves safe.

Although we...

Friday, 17th April

We are proud to take part in the #ClapforKeyworkers on Thursday evenings, when the country joins together to recognise the incredible contribution made by frontline keyworkers in all their roles.

Our carers continue to provide vital support with a smile on their faces. We are delighted to showcase some...

Monday, 6th April

Retirement living communities managed by Care Plus have been filled with song in recent days as hundreds of residents take part in virtual singalongs led by professional entertainer, Kenyon Walker.

Kenyon has been visiting some of the communities since last year, with singing sessions backed by Care Plus and...

Friday, 3rd January
Julie Taylor is pictured meeting four-year-old dog Bernie

Vine Court, the retirement living community in Cannock, has welcomed some special visitors from Birmingham Dogs Home.

Residents and staff have been collecting blankets, toys and for the dogs cared for by Birmingham Dogs Home. Vicky Jones, who works at the centre, dropped-in to collect the goodies and personally...

Thursday, 5th December
Ida Gurr and Hazel James are pictured cutting a ribbon at New Park House in Shrewsbury

Four generations of a family joined together to celebrate the completion of major work to improve New Park House in Castlefields, Shrewsbury.

Investment of more than £615,000 has brought a new kitchen for social activities and events in the retirement living community. The flat roof has been replaced, with...

Tuesday, 26th November

Our retirement living communities are lively, fun places and there is usually plenty going on. At Pinfold House in Cheslyn Hay, residents and staff got together recently to hold a fabulous 1940s party complete with authentic music, fancy dress and even air raid warning sirens. Pictured as a schoolboy evacuee...

Wednesday, 13th November

Our retirement living communities are friendly, sociable places, where you'll usually find plenty going on.

Take a look at Deansfield House for example, where residents make quite a song and dance about things...

Thursday, 7th November
Housing Officer of the Month, Adam Pugh is pictured.

There was a lovely surprise for Shropshire’s retirement living officer Adam Pugh recently, when he learned that he had won the Housing Officer of the Month award presented by OKEach Day service provider Alertacall.

The company’s awards programme recognises the hard work of fantastic housing officers up and down...

Tuesday, 5th November

“Betzi makes me get up in the morning. She’s my best friend and I talk to her all the time.”

Ill health meant that Sue Ellis had to leave her job in the ambulance service. She and four-year-old Tibetan terrier Betzi now live in a studio apartment in Pendrell...

Friday, 25th October

“I get up in the morning, make myself a cuppa and open Facebook. It’s a window on the world. I live on my own but it feels as though I’ve got company and I’m part of something bigger.”

At 83, Joyce Parkes is a big fan of technology and...

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