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Care Home Management Magazine

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Care Home Management
Run A Care Home provides interim care home management services to providers of care in both residential care homes and nursing homes.  We are able to offer our clients a personal service and work with them to agree and deliver achievable outcomes to support a  successful care home business.

We have recently been delighted to work with Care Home Management Magazine in…

Remembrance Day in Care Homes

Run A Care Home Remembrance Day poppies

Remembrance Day in Care Homes
As we approach Remembrance Day this year there will be a national and international focus on ceremonies and services up and down the country on both Remembrance Sunday and also on Monday the 11th at 11am.  We can none of us avoid seeing the very recognisable emblem of remembrance, the red poppy, as we go about our everyday lives as people wear their poppy wit…

Prepare your care home for winter

Chico the Chuhuahua

Chicos top tips for care home managers and staff.  He always welcomes feedback.

This weeks top tip is to prepare your care home for winter as it will be soon upon us.  It’s a good time to make sure the boiler has been serviced, radiators are all working and that you have a supply of portable heaters should you need some extra warmth.   It’s also a good time to review your emergency planning…

How to start up a care home business

A guide to setting up a care home

Here at Run A Care Home we’ve launched our guide on how to start up a care home business for all those people who want to set up a care home but don’t know where to start.  We developed this due to the high number of people contacting us for information and soon realised that what was needed was a basic guide for people to read through that outlines all the key points to consider before they…

Care Home Management Magazine

advert for Run A care Home interior design service runacarehome.co.uk

A great editorial piece and advert from us this month in the Care Home Management Magazine showcasing our interior design service in particular.  There are lots of ways that we can help care homes make the most of what they have without spending huge amounts of money.  We can also provide care homes with fantastic ideas for schemes that really do offer the wow factor.  If you want your car…

Run A Care Home raises £107.50 for Macmillan

A big thank you from Run A Care Home to all who came along to the office and supported our coffee morning in aid of Macmillan on Friday. We raised a fantastic £107.50 with the gift aid, so a really wonderful effort.

We are aware that lots of care homes up and down the country also ran similar events and would love to hear from anyone who took part and included residents and staff in t…

Run A Care Home sweep-stake winner in aid of Macmillan

Congratulations to Martin Reynolds – winner of the coffee bean sweep-stake at the Macmillan Cancer Support coffee morning earlier today.  Photo shows Martin making the winning entry.   As part of our work with care homes we see the enormous amount of good work undertaken by this charity and are very pleased to support them…

Fundraising for Macmillan at Run A Care Home today

Here in the office at Run a Care Home we have had a fun morning raising money for a very worthy cause, Macmillan Cancer Support, as part of their worlds biggest coffee morning.   A great team effort with hand made bunting, balloons, a raffle and the coffee bean sweep-stake.  Can’t forget of course the delicious home made goodies including plum and almond cake, sticky fig and orange muffins and…

e-guide for starting up a care home launched

For those people thinking about starting up a care home we have developed a really simple guide.  It takes you through the key stages of the process involved and uses a step by step approach to make things as simple as possible.  Anyone thinking of setting up a care home should take the opportunity to purchase a copy- it could save you a lot of time and money.

See our setting up a care hom…

Plan you care home interior design make-over and beat the competition says Chico

Chico the Chuhuahua

Chico offers home managers and staff his top tips for running a care home. He always welcomes feedback.  Today’s top tip: We all get used to seeing the same thing day in day out.  Why not let someone see your care home with a pair of fresh eyes.  That way you really do get an impartial and independent view on how your care home is presenting itself to the outside world.   

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