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Care News from Helping Hands

As an experienced home care agency with a team of professional carers working across the country, we regularly keep up to date on care industry news. That way we can ensure our team have the most recent expertise in medical advances, and with new and innovative methods of supporting our customers.

We also provide home care news updates specific to Helping Hands about how we work and how we are developing as a company – not forgetting regular news about our carers’ work and how we are improving the service we provide for our customers.

Read care industry news from Helping Hands to get invaluable insight into the health and social care industry as well advice and guidance from our expert team.

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Care across the world

Care across the world What makes our carers so special is their love for their work and their commitment to their customers. This passion and dedication has led to some of them travelling hundreds of miles to come to one of our training weeks. Elizabeth Wilma began her career with Helping Hands in 2014 and […]

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Next Stop… Wolverhampton!

Next Stop… Wolverhampton! At Helping Hands, we believe that everyone should be able to have quality care from within the comfort of their own home. As a result, our network of hourly care branches has now grown to 40 across England & Wales! On February 16 2017, we celebrated the opening of a new branch […]

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Random Acts of Kindness

Random Acts of Kindness February marked the start of Random Acts of Kindness Week – a week where we all take some time to celebrate the little things that people do without asking for anything in return. It could be something as simple as holding a door open or helping someone with their shopping. At […]

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Clinical Care and You

Clinical Care and You Care covers a range of different areas. It can start from providing companionship for a short period of time, all the way through to permanent live-in care. Each person will have unique care requirements and it is vital that the care they receive is tailored to meet these, especially if the […]

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Working together to deliver care that makes a difference!

Working together to deliver care that makes a difference   Making sure that care is successfully in place is the result of several individuals all working collaboratively. It is not always an easy process; it is often emotional and overwhelming, particularly for the family, with so many different factors to consider, from finding the right […]

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My Carer Journey: Ricardo Granado

My Carer Journey: Ricardo Granado Our carers come to us from all walks of life and have some amazing stories to share. Though they all have different stories to tell, they all have one thing in common; they love to care! Ricardo Granado came to Helping Hands having grown up on the other side of […]

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What to do in a home care emergency

What to do in a home emergency When circumstances change suddenly, getting the right care in place as effectively as possible is vital. In 2015, it was reported that waiting for the right home emergency care was the main reason for a delay in a person’s care leaving the hospital. Whether your loved one is […]

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Care and Collaboration

Care and Collaboration ‘Care’ – “the provision of what is necessary for the health, welfare, maintenance, and protection of someone or something.” Though this is the dictionary definition of care, we believe there is more that should be included; caring for someone else should be person-centred and built on listening and understanding what our customers […]

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Meet Jen… our live-in Carer Ambassador

Meet Jen… our live-in Carer Ambassador Starting a new career is not always easy, especially if this involves moving to a new town, city, or country. For our new live-in carers, the journey to our training weeks can be hundreds of miles, in some cases even from as far as Australia! It is only natural […]

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