Health

Big steps to new quality of life

People in care are enjoying physical and emotional benefits from an initiative to increase their levels of activity Although it has only been running for a few months, the CAPA…

Movement gathering momentum

The CAPA pilot programme started in August in 139 care homes, day care centres, care at home and sheltered housing settings across eight partnership areas in Scotland. Its aim is…

Action to avoid burns and scalds

Control-measures training essential to combat complacency and lack of risk appreciation Most people would normally check the temperature of a hot bath before entering the water – but there are…