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short summer stays and respite at encore care homes

Encore Care Homes providing summer short stays for older Dorset and Hampshire residents

We are pleased to be able to host summer short stays for older people to receive personalised respit...

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What is respite care & how does it work?

Find out more about Respite Care in our helpful blog that covers what respite care is, and answers s...

10 Benefits of Respite Care for the Elderly

Caregiving for an elderly, ill, or disabled family member is a demanding job and no one is equipped ...

nutrition and hydration awarenessweek

Great Oaks chef champions Nutrition and Hydration Awareness Week

In recognition of Nutrition and Hydration Awareness Week, which takes place from 14 to 20 June 2021,...

Encore Care Homes Rapid Response Team

Encore Care Homes launches 24/7 Rapid Response Team for older people in a care crisis

We are pleased to announce that we have launched the UK’s first care home Rapid Response Team (RRT) ...

Dementia Friends training at encore care homes

All staff at Encore Care Homes to become Dementia Friends

Every member of our team is set to undergo training to become a Dementia Friend. New and existing me...

Lindsay Rees, Director of Health and Care and Lisa Barnes-Metcalf, Clinical Operations Manager

Encore Care Homes supports older people living with dementia to receive high quality individualised care

The senior members of our team are keen to highlight the individualised care provided to older peopl...

Machala Allen, Care Practitioner at Great Oaks, receives her second Covid vaccine - smaller file size

Encore Care Homes staff and residents fully vaccinated against Covid

We are pleased to share that all of our team and our residents across all four of our care homes hav...

Fairmile Grange resident wins local Easter bonnet competition

We were thrilled to be invited to take part in a local Easter Bonnet competition, organised by Deric...