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Stroke Awareness Month: The Emotional and Mental effects of a stroke

A stroke can affect everyone differently and can have a huge impact on mental and emotional health.

Stroke Awareness Month: What is a stroke?

A stroke can happen every 5 minutes, affecting anyone, at any time, at any age.

Welcoming New Team Members!

We've welcomed five new Home Carers to our expanding care team

Parkinson’s Awareness Month: Aides and Devices to Support Parkinson’s

These aides and gadgets can help living with the symptoms of Parkinson’s a lot easier.

Parkinson’s Awareness Month: What support is available?

Living with Parkinson’s is life changing, but there are different ways to be supported.

Parkinson’s Awareness Month: What is Parkinson’s?

April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month and we are helping raise awareness of the condition to support more people with the condition.

World Health Day 2019: The Right to Access Universal Health Coverage

On Sunday 7th April it will be World Health Day in which health organisations across the world are encouraging more people to have a better understanding of universal health coverage.

Dementia Support: How Heritage Healthcare St Albans Can Help

Staying at home for longer with the right support can help those living with the effects of dementia.

Dementia Support: Spotting the signs and diagnosis

Knowing and spotting the signs of dementia helps to diagnose it sooner.

Dementia Support: Understanding what dementia is

Seeing someone living with the effects of dementia can be distressing but understanding the different forms of dementia can help you support a loved one.

Heritage Healthcare St. Albans to create up to 20 jobs this year

A new home care company aiming to support individuals living in St. Albans and Watford have committed to creating up to 20 new jobs for local people in the next 12 months.

Random Acts of Kindness Day

On Sunday, people across the world shared kindness to their local community.

Time to Talk – Starting a conversation about Mental Health

Across the UK, people have sat down with family, friends, colleagues and customers and talked about an important topic: mental health.

Sign2sing: Learning to communicate through sign language

Over 100,000 people use British Sign Language as their preferred language. Sign2Sing helps more hearing people become aware of BSL and start to learn.

Beat the Monday Blues and Love Your Job this Year!

Looking for a new role in 2019? Why not be part of our friendly team and support local people.

Having a Healthier New Year

Kick-start 2019 with a healthy new you.

New Year, New You: Preparing for a Happy New Year

With a new year upon us, it’s time to set our own personal goals we want to achieve.

Elderly Loneliness; Not Just For Christmas

Loneliness is not just for Christmas; it affects many people all year around. For our older community, loneliness can have a huge impact on their health.

How You Can Help Someone Feel A Little Less Lonely

Whilst most of us will be celebrating the festive season with our families and friends, it’s important to remember those living in our local communities who may be lonely.

Combating Elderly Loneliness this December

This festive season, most of us will be preparing for celebrations with family and friends.

Preventing Slips, Trips and Falls

As we get older, the risk of a fall can increase due to our health. However, there are many falls that can easily be prevented.

Traditional Yorkshire Parkin – Winter Warmer Recipe

If winter isn’t the best time to enjoy a sweet and warming treat, when is? We share our favourite recipe for Traditional Yorkshire Parkin.

The Impact of Winter on our health

The cold weather that comes with winter can have a big effect on our health, especially those who are older or vulnerable. We discuss the health issues that can appear during the winter months.

Preparing for the Cold with Winter Warmer month

Last month, we discussed home safety in the run up to Halloween, and as we are on the way into winter, we wanted to continue our campaign and start to talk about preparing for the colder months.

Supporting Vulnerable People on Halloween

This month, we have been discussing Home Safety and have launched our ‘Beware Who You Scare’ campaign to support vulnerable people at Halloween.

Keeping Safe on Halloween

Halloween is an exciting time for youngsters (and those who are young at heart) but can be scary for anyone not welcoming trick-or-treaters at their door.

Beware Who You Scare 2018 – A Heritage Halloween

Those mini-monsters will soon be hitting the pavements and looking for treats from their neighbours. Yes, Halloween is only two weeks away!

Our tips to keeping safe at home

We share our top tips for ensuring your home is safe and secure

Launching Home Safety Month

October sees the weather become colder and the days turning into night sooner. This month, Heritage Healthcare St Albans is launching a Home Safety campaign, providing information and advice on supporting your loved ones and neighbours in their own home.
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