Care agency says helping people in their own homes makes huge difference

A CHANGE in careers has led a West Byfleet woman to run one of the largest home care providers in the area. Sarah Daly bought the Guildford and Woking franchise of Home... Read more »

National award for local project linking care homes and schools through music

A WOKING-BASED project that links care homes and schools through music and other forms of art has won a national award for an initiative it ran at the start of the pandemic.... Read more »

Care home residents celebrate jabs with a party

VACCINATION jabs for residents and staff at a Woking care home were celebrated with an impromptu party. Having received 24 hours’ notice that the NHS vaccination team were on their way, the... Read more »

£100,000 grant to link young and old through music

A WOKING-BASED project to link every care home and school in Britain through music has been given a £100,000 grant. Together with Music received the money from the UnLtd foundation for social... Read more »

Project to link generations through music goes national

EVERY care home and school in Britain could be linked through music through a campaign launched by a Woking-based project. Together with Music is a partnership between Care England and Intergenerational Music... Read more »

Tea party theme brings fun to care home

THE garden of a Chertsey care home was recently decorated in the theme of a Mad Hatter’s Tea Party. Residents and staff from Signature at Parklands Manor enjoyed a wonderful afternoon in... Read more »

Bringing generations together through music, stories and art

A PROJECT that brings together children and elderly people in care homes and hospitals through the arts has been continuing its work during the coronavirus lockdown. Intergenerational Music Making (IMM) was set... Read more »

Grace raises funds for care given to grandpa

A STUDENT is raising funds for a Woking dementia care service that provided “amazing care” for her grandad at the end of his life. Grace Williams, 20, is staging a coffee morning... Read more »