The power of pets

Care Inspectorate Team Manager Mary Morris is trying to spread some ‘animal magic’. Following a successful application as part of the Care Inspectorate’s Innovation Fund, Mary has developed an online publication…

Macmillan offers free palliative care training for home staff

A recently revised training programme exploring palliative and end-of-life care is being made freely available in Scotland by Macmillan Cancer Support. It has already been delivered to large-scale providers such…

Successful dementia strategy enters second phase

An award-winning dementia strategy in place at Kincaid House in Greenock is about to enter its second phase. Originally launched in July 2013, the first phase of the strategy was…