Press Releases

Working to reduce the dangers to the elderly from falls

Sep 08, 2014 13:33 BST
Care service providers in Bury are working to reduce the number of accidental falls suf...

Pensioners’ group recognised for 20 years of hard work

Pensioners’ group recognised for 20 years of hard work

Mar 04, 2014 16:56 GMT
Heywood Township has honoured five members of Heywood Pensioners’ Association’s managem...

Trading Standards warn residents of doorstep callers

Trading Standards warn residents of doorstep callers

Oct 16, 2012 14:26 BST
Four incidents in six days have caused Bury Council’s Trading Standards team to urge lo...

Meridian's Sharon Wood receives Care Innovator Award

Meridian's Sharon Wood receives Care Innovator Award

Oct 16, 2012 13:29 BST
Quality Assurance Manager, Sharon Wood has been recognised for her new approach to deme...

Got an NHS Hearing Aid?  Need some help?

Got an NHS Hearing Aid? Need some help?

Oct 15, 2012 09:59 BST
If you feel your NHS hearing aid is not working as well as it used to or you know someo...

Meeting on-line is effective for elderly despite the technical challenge

Jul 05, 2012 10:18 BST
Elderly that use internet for interactive meetings become more self-confident and get a...

It’s official, The Oakes care home in Huddersfield is one of the best places to eat in Kirklees!

It’s official, The Oakes care home in Huddersfield is one of the best places to eat in Kirklees!

Jun 28, 2012 14:43 BST
Following an unannounced inspection, The Oakes care home in Huddersfield has been rated...

Older people with limited social resources are more likely to suffer from mental ill-health

Jun 04, 2012 09:22 BST
Older people experiencing low-level social capital are more likely to suffer from menta...