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Mental Health Awareness Week: Why kindness is good for the mind

With this year’s Mental Health Awareness Week (18-24 May) focusing on the power and potential of kin...

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10 ways to make family video calls more fun

We have been supporting our residents and care teams throughout the lockdown. As we continue to keep...

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The amazing health benefits of a 30-minute walk

It is no secret that walking is good for us. Right now, millions of us have been getting used to a s...

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Surprise food parcels and Easter eggs delivered to care home teams

The Encore Care Homes Management Team surprised staff across our four care homes today with over 400...

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Six reasons to take vitamin C

Many of us will reach for the vitamin C if we’ve caught a cold, or want to avoid getting one. But no...

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Oakdale announced as finalist for top national award!

We are very proud to share the news that Encore Care Homes has been recognised for the second year r...

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Five ways to lower your risk of high cholesterol

Cholesterol, it turns out is not something you just have to start worrying about as you hit middle-a...

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Mayor of Poole officially opens Oakdale care home at grand launch

We were privileged to have the Mayor of Poole, Cllr Marion Le Poidevin, officially open our newest c...

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Tips on how to best care for the elderly this autumn

Overnight there has been a slight drop in temperature and the erratic downpours are enough to cause ...